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Uncovering Nonobvious Talent to Accelerate and Augment IT Sourcing and Procurement Hiring

Published: 20 August 2019

ID: G00387086

Analyst(s): Marie Sienkowski , Yanni Karalis


The traditional style of recruiting is costly and ineffective at attracting critical talent to support the pace of business transformation. Sourcing, procurement and vendor management leaders must use new methods to offset talent shortages and accelerate execution on digital transformation goals.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Broaden Hiring Requirements
  • Uncover Talent — Internally and Externally
  • Rewrite Job Description to Attract Nontraditional Talent

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