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  • Sarah Sesum

    Meet the Category Manager - Sarah Sesum

    21 March 2018 By Sarah Sesum, Category Manager - Technology and Communications

    Sarah Sesum joined YPO 11 years ago and is now the category manager for Technology and Communications in the Procurement Services team.

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  • Regulations blog

    Negotiated procedure without prior publication

    15 February 2018 By Beth Lord, Contracts Officer

    When the term “negotiation” is mentioned around a public sector procurement, particularly those over the OJEU threshold, it generally creates immediate unnerving feelings.

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  • Sarah Earl

    Meet the buyer

    24 January 2018 By Sarah Earl, Category Buyer - Emergency Services and Blue Light

    Sarah Earl joined YPO 20 years ago and has recently become the category buyer for the emergency services and blue light team.

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  • Beth Lord- Contracts Officer Image

    To advertise or not advertise?

    24 November 2017 By Beth Lord, Contracts Officer

    Are Public Contracting Authorities complying with their publication obligations when awarding through Frameworks?

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  • GDPR for fleet managers

    Demystifying GDPR for fleet managers

    17 November 2017 By Djamel Souici, General Counsel, Masternaut

    On 25 May 2018, the EU General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) come into force, representing the biggest update to UK data protection in 20 years.

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  • Zoe Jeffery cropped

    Meet the Buyer

    23 October 2017 By Zoe Jeffery, Category Buyer - Technology and Communications Procurement Services

    Zoe Jeffery joined YPO five years ago next month but more recently became the newest member of the Technology and Communications Procurement Services Team as a Category Buyer.

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    The Telegraph Business Reporter

    26 September 2017 By Fiona Wilkins, Corporate Communications Manager

    Working with an organisation like YPO presents schools with a few different ways that can help them during challenging times.

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  • Vicky Horsfield

    Meet the Buyer

    08 September 2017 By Vicky Horsfield, Building Supplies and Ground Maintenance Buyer

    Vicky Horsfield joined YPO nine months ago as Building Supplies and Ground Maintenance Buyer

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  • Recruitment

    Top 10 tips for recruiting supply teachers

    24 August 2017 By Lizzy Grayson, Category Buyer - Corporate and People Services

    The right supply teachers can save your day - but finding them isn’t always easy.

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  • Personal injury

    Changes to personal injury discount

    24 July 2017 By Mark Hudman, Marsh

    Significant changes by The Ministry of Justice to the personal injury discount rate (PIDR) means insurance buyers should quickly familiarise themselves with how it may affect their insurance programmes.

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