Procurement Profession Resources

The resources listed in this category are key in keeping procurement professionals continuously informed and educated about need-to-know issues and topics. Associations and organizations provide the supply management and procurement community with options for networking, education and certification. Procurement-specific research firms and communities/networks provide opportunities to read, discuss and share articles, posts and reports from experienced analysts, experts and thought leaders. Most of the magazines and journals listed are offered in print and digital format, and have accompanying websites that provide access to valuable content. There is no shortage of talented, well-informed, and passionate bloggers who write about practically every topic imaginable. The number and specialization of services and solutions specific to procurement grows daily and the resources listed provide the information needed to take the first steps in identifying and evaluating what is currently being offered.