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GO Awards Scotland 2015/16 – DEADLINE EXTENDED!

GO Awards Scotland

STOP PRESS – deadline for entries extended to 5pm, Friday 14 August 2015! In what is our biggest Scottish GO Awards event ever, we are more than delighted to offer this short extension on the submissions deadline to give those remaining organisations time to get their submissions in! You now have until 5pm this Friday, […]

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GO Awards Scotland 2015/16 – 7 days left to enter!

GO Awards Scotland

The deadline for entries to the Government Opportunities (GO) Excellence in Public Procurement Awards Scotland 2015/16 is 5pm on Monday 10 August 2015. You now only have seven days left to enter! Held in association with Procurex Scotland Live 2015 on the evening of Tuesday 6 October, the Awards are part of celebrating Scotland’s Day […]

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GO Awards Scotland 2015/16 – This year’s esteemed judging panel

GO Awards Scotland

There are now just two weeks left for you to enter Scotland’s number one procurement Awards – the Government Opportunities (GO) Excellence in Public Procurement Awards Scotland 2015/16. The GO Awards are the glittering climax to Scotland’s Day of Procurement, being held on the evening of Procurex Scotland Live 2015, which takes place on Tuesday […]

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GO Awards Scotland 2015/16 – 3 weeks left to enter!

GO Awards Scotland

Deadline 5pm, Monday 10 August 2015 – Enter here! You now have three weeks left to enter your organisation into the No.1 procurement awards in Scotland – the GO Awards Scotland 2015/16, taking place at the Marriott Hotel in Glasgow on 6 October 2015. With many high-profile organisations already registered to enter, this year’s GO […]

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GO Awards Scotland 2015/16 – Less than 4 weeks left to enter!

GO Awards Scotland

There are now less than four weeks left to enter your organisation into the No.1 procurement awards in Scotland! For public and third sector organisations in Scotland, and any UK company that sells to those sectors, the GO Awards Scotland 2015/16 are your chance to be recognised for procurement excellence. Winning a GO Award has […]

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The public sector needs more commercial nous, but this is not the same as becoming a business

John Tizard

When speaking to many friends and colleagues across the public sector (and indeed often to those in the social and charitable sectors), I am increasingly finding that the word ‘commercial’ creates some very strange and generally defensive reactions. “We are not a business.” “We are not commercial.” “We are not about profit.” “That’s for the […]

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GO Awards Scotland 2015/16 – Test yourself against Scotland’s best

GO Awards Scotland

In association with Procurex Scotland Live 2015, the Government Opportunities (GO) Excellence in Public Procurement Awards Scotland 2015/16 return to the Marriott Hotel in Glasgow on Tuesday 6 October 2015. As one of the foremost countries in the world for excellence in procurement, the benchmark within Scotland rises every year. The GO Awards are your […]

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Enter the Scottish GO Awards 2015/16 now!

GO Awards Scotland

There are now just under six weeks left for you to enter this year’s GO Awards Scotland 2015/16! Scotland is one of the world leaders in procurement reform, thanks to the many talented organisations that lead the way with new initiatives year after year. As the number one procurement awards in the country, the GO […]

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Evans: procurement teams key for social housing

Housing Estate

By Sian Evans Right to Buy has been revived in recent years and that resurgence looks set to continue after the government unveiled proposals in the Queen’s Speech to extend the opportunity to housing association tenants. This puts added emphasis on the way social landlords consult with leaseholders when, for example, building works are planned […]

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GO Awards Scotland 2015/16 – Sponsor now!

GO Awards Scotland

Endorsed by the Scottish Government, the GO Awards Scotland 2015/16 will be held on the evening of Procurex Scotland Live 2015, which takes place in Glasgow on Tuesday 6 October. As a private sector organisation, there are lots of opportunities for you to be involved in the GO Awards! Why not enter? There are seven […]

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