April 30, 2012
In an exclusive for SM, I would like to announce I am setting the deadline of 27 August 2015 to be when I am the first person to set foot on Mars.
I am just as likely to meet this target as the European Commission is to achieve its goal that all public sector procurement will be carried out electronically by mid-2016.
The Commission describes the target as “ambitious”. I would describe it as laughable. (more…)
March 28, 2012
It’s all change in public procurement. The wide range reforms proposed by the European Commission, expected to result in a new directive by 2014, make fundamental changes to the way in which public purchasers will go about their daily lives. (more…)