This was a quote passed to me by a colleague who was discussing our mobile procurement software strategy with the prospective customer. You might be forgiven for thinking that this was some sort of dismissive statement, indicating perhaps an underlying Luddite tendency, “We’ve never used procurement software like that before so don’t see why we should start now”. A blog post at Procurious.com
IS PROCUREMENT READY FOR THE MOBILE REVOLUTION?
February 08, 2016
Investing in a new software or technology platform is always a big decision. And, if the implementation isn't done right, it can do more harm than good. Read this post to learn how you can effectively implement new procurement technology or software, while saving on time, money and efforts.
Smartphones, tablets, and ubiquitous internet connectivity are changing the way we work and do business. Add to this the power of cloud computing, and a new mobile revolution is on its way. While the devices have evolved rather quickly, is your procurement team ready to make this transition yet?
A new study by Knoll Workforce Research states that more than 91% of employees today report doing work outside of their traditional work locations. By 2020, nearly most large organizations will offer mobile work options to their employees. What does this mean for your procurement team?