SIGThe Sourcing Industry Landscape

Innovations in Sustainability w/ Microsoft

By November 13, 2018 No Comments

Welcome to a special edition of the Sourcing Industry Landscape podcast, hosted by Dawn Tiura.

This episode highlights team finalists for Sourcing Industry Group’s (SIG) Future of Sourcing Awards in the Innovations in Sustainability category.

The teams nominated for the Innovations in Sustainability category have demonstrated excellence in their field and represent the best example of innovation, transformation and/or leadership in sustainability.

About the Team:

  • Microsoft – Within Microsoft Procurement, it was discovered that impact sourcing is a unique empowering sourcing model that is directly aligned to its mission to help individuals achieve more. For Microsoft, impact sourcing means knocking down artificial barriers to employment and allowing high-potential individuals to bring their strengths to the marketplace. Learn about Microsoft’s journey to build and implement an impact sourcing program that benefits local and global communities.

About this Series:

To hear the complete series of interviews from Future of Sourcing Awards team and individual finalists, visit The Sourcing Industry Landscape page. To learn more about the Award winners, announced on Oct. 17, visit the Future of Sourcing Awards website.

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Philip Ideson

About Philip Ideson

Philip founded Art of Procurement in 2015 as a way to empower procurement professionals at all levels to deliver change with confidence; whether from the inspiration of the popular weekly podcast that he hosts, or with targeted solution offerings that guide clients on their journey to transform the impact of procurement.