No anger, Anya McKenna…
I am a true believer that Procurement exists to save the world! ;-)
Yeah, the title is a bit extreme… But it is kind of true…medium.com
and that Technology is a key enabler…
by Bertrand Maltavernemedium.com
and should be much more used than it currently is!
I have an overall interest in technology because I believe you cannot avoid it an live in the past and that, overall, it can get the best of us, people.
For the first time in history, the world shall speak for itselfmedium.com
But I am not too naive either…
I am just annoyed by people who, because they use technology, forget about the people we all are. As I wrote, technology must be seen as a way to nurture relationships (cooperation / collaboration /…) even more. And you are right, eAuctions are a great way to improve relationships when done correctly; which requires to forget about the technology and work on things like trust, commitment, transparency… (people stuff!)
Any chance to have the link to the study by University of West England you mentioned?