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 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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