From mom & pop shops to Fortune 500 companies, every organization in every industry relies on established workflows. Simply put, a workflow is any series of activities that helps accomplish a task. That means everything from mergers and acquisitions to morning coffee runs qualify.
As a uniquely collaborative and multifaceted department, Procurement is well equipped to establish workflows, assess their efficiency, and communicate process improvements across the organization. By applying some of the principles it reserves for its day-to-day responsibilities, Procurement can help ensure workflows remain both optimal and adaptable. Open communication and thorough baselining, for example, prove as effective for workflow management as they do for sourcing events.
Senior Project Analyst Jennifer Engel joins the Source One Podcast to offer additional best practices to Procurement teams looking to optimize workflows within their department and throughout their organization. Listen to the conversation today.