The City of University Park, Texas implemented a 3-1-1 system in 2005. I was involved with procuring the technology portion of the implementation (phone lines, ACD equipment, software, 3-1-1 call routing, etc.).
I think that the system has helped the City improve its response to citizen requests and complaints simply by giving us the ability to…[Read more]
NPI’s Achievement of Excellence in Procurement (AEP) Award gives points for the following certifications:
Certified Purchasing Manager (C.P.M.)
Certified Professional Contracts Manager (CPCM)
Certified Public Purchasing Officer (CPPO)
Accredited Purchasing Practitioner (A.P.P.)
Certified Public Purchasing Buyer (CPPB)
Certified Professional…[Read more]
Christine Green replied to the topic What Effect Do you Think Social Networks Such As GovLoop Will Have On Professional Purchasing Organizations? in the forum National Procurement Institute 10 years, 2 months ago
Here’s an interesting article about the future of meetings and conferences:
Social networking sites will never completely replace in-person meetings and events, but they may help guide which meetings we choose to attend. We may look more closely at networking…[Read more]
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