DAY 2: Future Planning: Charting a Course Forward
Wednesday, April 1st, 2020
“Everybody is for sale, so there is ubiquitous commodification – be it of music, food, people, or parking meters” – Dr. Cornel West
Procurement professionals, always concerned with achieving maximum value and cost cutting, buy bulk services and commodities for their organizations, but what happens when that mindset crosses into the labor market? How does viewing non-associate employees as a resource rather than talent affect program function? Which approach best aligns with your program’s function? Learn about how the commodification of labor impacts recruitment, workplace engagement, and the risk mitigation process at enterprises with different approaches.