The Art of Procurement: Balancing Price versus Performance


e-commerce-402822_640Do you think of procurement in the same way you think of purchasing? Explore procurement strategies in today’s world of transparency and accountability, coupled with public funds in a school setting. How you shop for solutions can be as important if not more important than how you buy. Is leasing computer equipment a good idea? Is price the most important factor? In this webinar presented by the Essential Elements for Digital Learning community, Jeff Mao and Steve Garton discussed project management and implementation. Do you have a Gantt chart? Should you? What can we learn from those who have traveled this road before, from Maine to Los Angeles?

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