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Supply Market Intelligence for Procurement Professionals by Kelly Barner, Jeanette Jones

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COUNTRY AND GEOPOLITICAL RISK

In addressing the global business environment, Margaret J. Wheatly, Ed.D., writes about the sensitive nature of systems that are interconnected and how movements in one part can greatly affect other parts: “The nature of the global business environment guarantees that no matter how hard we work to create a stable and healthy organization, our organization will continue to experience dramatic changes far beyond our control.”1 This quote speaks directly to the concerns of supply chain and procurement professionals in regard to risk, especially those risks associated with large global businesses.

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