Stay Connected Online Workshops and Sharing Practice

Stay Connected Online Workshops

Scotland Excel now delivers one hour online workshops across our portfolio of disciplines -

- Procurement
- Leadership and Management
- Project Management
- Coaching and Mentoring
- Business Analysis
- Innovation

- Skills Analysis

- Stakeholder Management

These online workshops are free to our customers.

More information and details on how to book your place is available on the flyer.

The Academy Snapshot and Schedule - October 2020

The Academy snapshot and schedule of accredited programmes and non-accredited workshops can be viewed here.

Sharing Practice

Scotland Excel Annual Conference 2020:

Day 1
Day 2

Contract and Supplier Management

Please find below the latest Local Government Sector CSM Strategy document.

CSM Strategy November 2019

Coaction 2019:

60 participants from across the Scottish public-sector gathered together at Glasgow Caledonian University to debate how best we can develop our workforces now and in the future (22 August 2019).  

Speaker slides and content

Coaction 2019 National Roadmap

Scotland Excel Annual Conference 2019:
Day 1
Day 2

Demand Management Challenge Tools:
The 5 Whys
The Worry Matrix
The Eisenhower Box
Options Appraisal

Procurex 2018:

Maximising Economic Impact Workshop

Zoe Fance (South Ayrshire Council), Pamela Smith (Falkirk Council) and Stephen Brannagan (Scotland Excel) facilitated the "Maximising Economic Impact" Workshop during the Procurex annual conference on 26 October 2018.
The downloadable PDF file captures the content and outcomes.

Find Your Path to Procurement Success

Ian McNaught (Scotland Excel) delivered "Find Your Path to Procurement Success" during the Procurex annual conference on 26 October 2018.
This presentation explored our community's approach to innovative work-based-learning and shared the Scotland Excel Academy's portfolio, supporting our path to procurement success.

Contract and  Supplier Management 2017:
The Professional Practice and Development Strategic Forum (PPDSF) hosted a workshop, led by Scotland Excel, which focused on understanding the barriers to effective CSM in the public sector, and how these can be overcome.
The workshop was attended by representatives from Central Government and the education, health and local government sectors.
Following the workshop, a paper was produced which summarised the key findings for the day, which will be used to inform change and support in this important area.
You can download the outputs from the day in this section here.

CSM Workshop 2017

Scotland Excel hosted a best practice CSM workshop in Dundee. The workshop was attended by representatives from Central Government and the local government sectors. You can access the slide pack from the day here.

Customer Templates:
This section contains sample documents, templates and materials available for Scotland Excel Members:
Benefits Tracker

Support & Guidance:
Strategy Development 
Implementation Plans and Exit Strategies 
Evaluation Criteria

Online Procurement Development Framework:
We have produced a quick reference guide  to allow you to complete the Online Procurement Development Framework (OPDF)

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