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Help! A machine has stolen my job!

Last week I suggested that at least 35% of today’s jobs in contract, commercial and supply management will have disappeared within 5 years.

The world of work is changing fast. 392 more words

Contract / Commercial Management

How many Contract Managers do you need?

It is planning season so I am increasingly being asked for data to support headcount and resource estimates. The questions apply to both contract management and commercial management and for organizations large and small. 276 more words

Contract / Commercial Management

Contract & Commercial Management: Key Messages from IACCM Americas 2016

This year’s IACCM Americas conference confirmed the speed with which contract and commercial management are transforming as business disciplines and in the value they are providing. 1,284 more words

Contract / Commercial Management

Contract drafting: Limitation of Liability

“But do we know what our competitors are doing?”

Anyone who has had a role in setting policy or drafting contract clauses will be familiar with that question. 639 more words

Contract / Commercial Management

Fear of the unknown

At times of uncertainty, the role of contracts in both protecting and delivering value becomes even more evident.

That is one clear result of Brexit, the unexpected decision by the UK to leave the European Union (EU). 267 more words

Contract / Commercial Management

Health Insurers Behaving Badly…

Will a spate of recent lawsuits shift the balance of power in the health care industry?

While no companies in the health care industry are strangers to legal action, a crop of recent lawsuits points to some interesting lines being drawn on drug prices, transparency, and exactly who health insurers are meant to protect. 920 more words

ICER

Life, Death, and Money: The Hidden Economics of Cancer

With new developments in immuno-oncology and targeted therapies, there has never been a more hopeful time for people fighting cancer. However, these advances continue to be followed by media claims that “drugs are too expensive,” a claim that has dogged the pharmaceutical industry for nearly a hundred years (see newspaper articles from… 1,492 more words

Cancer Economics