Procurement

Procurement Archives

outsource

Small businesses opting for quality over price in their outsourcing choices

The majority of SMEs prioritise quality, industry expertise and cultural fit over lowest quotes from service providers w...

How SMEs can reduce their environmental footprint

Choosing the right suppliers and using carbon-neutral energy are strategies start-ups can embrace to reduce their enviro...

How to win government tenders

More than 60 per cent of the government tenders submitted each year fail to make it through the first round because they...
energy

Businesses seeking alternative, flexible energy solutions

Businesses reveal they want more flexibility in being able to switch to another energy provider, including those that of...
collective bargaining

ACCC ruling to pave way for collective bargaining by small businesses

New rules on collective bargaining for small businesses will help strengthen their position at the negotiating table con...
data privacy, protect, procurement

Why prioritising local procurement in IT matters

A bulwark of sovereign capability, local SMEs help ensure the data security and availability of our most critical public...
energy-efficient, renewable energy, clean energy

Why the renewable energy revolution is good for small business

Renewable energy investment in the private sector has been supported by state governments and this has driven wholesale ...

Q&A: A life of service leads to a professional services start-up

Proud Ngarrindjeri man David Mallett uses his professional services business as a platform to mentor indigenous youngste...
B2B Expo 2107, B2B eCommerce

Setting the course to succeed in a new B2B reality

Despite the volatility and uncertainty, there are significant opportunities within B2B markets for SMEs to be able to re...

Q&A: The source of disruption

Sourci has grown rapidly in its three years by helping Aussie businesses experience greater transparency and reliability...