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THE CHANGING FACE OF COP CERTIFICATION: INTEREST IN THE COP MASTER CLASS LIVE SURGES AS MORE YOUNG PROFESSIONALS SEEK TRAINING 

With today’s talent shortage, training and certification are more essential than ever. IAOP is seeing a surge of interest in its COP Master Class Live among young professionals entering the field and organizations upskilling their workforces as well as companies across the industry embracing the new online class format. The next COP Master Class Live will be offered Oct. 3-6.  Read more...

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A New Business Model for Outsourcing Enterprise Growth Activities
The rise of GPO

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Outsourcing’s Role in Filling Talent Gap
Its power to help companies address talent issues

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Impact Sourcing Spotlight
Stepping up for refugees through reskilling and employing

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IAOP is Coming Back Live
Watch for 'On Location' coming to a city near you

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The State of the Industry
A Message & Insights from IAOP’s CEO

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 Public Article Challenges of Governance Trends in Procurement Contracting and Vendor Management | As Sourcing deals become more complex, it is critical to build an end-to-end vendor governance program that is platform-enabled and analytics-driven. This inculcates strategic vendor relationships and allows the stakeholders to focus on business transformation priorities. In this session, seasoned practitioners shared invaluable insights on how to address vendor management challenges through smart governance to deliver business outcomes in a complex ecosystem. More »

 Public Article ESG Adoption: Assessment of select IT & Business Service Providers | The last few years have witnessed renewed vigor in organizations’ commitment to addressing Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) challenges, across a broad swathe of industry sectors and geographies. This webinar, presented by Neo Group, addresseD the findings of their recent  ESG Adoption Survey, including: What is the scope and scale of major global ITBSPs’ ESG programs? Is it broad and deep or merely cosmetic? How seriously are they taking it? Are they genuinely committed, or do they see it as a necessary evil for the sake of good PR? What competencies have they built around ESG? Have they created offerings that could support our own ESG initiatives? They say what they do, but do they do what they say? Or is it all just some kind of “green-washing”? Has ESG changed their approach to doing business? Is it a fundamental transformation or are they just managing optics? More »

 Public Article The Borderless Workforce | More »

 Public Article Beating The Downturn And Mitigating Risk By Growth Process Outsourcing (GPO) | More »

Free Associate Membership Required Global Impact Sourcing Award Winners Make a Difference | More »

Public Article IAOP Leadership Hall of Fame Inducts Four   | These leaders have inspired innovative thought leadership and more collaborative business strategies for achieving higher performance and better outcomes, advancing outsourcing as both a business model and a profession all while contributing to society at large. Read on to learn lessons from the industry’s best and join us in celebrating the achievements of  Neil Hirshman, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis; Mark Voytek, Chief Customer Officer, Sirion Labs; Alpa Inamdar, Transformation Leader, AIG; and Sergei Makedonski, Founder, ASTRA (posthumous honor). More »

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