As professionals, well as people - really, being open to new ideas and ways of doing things can make our lives more interesting, our experiences more rich, and can open up a whole new world we never knew existed.
Now narrow that idea to sourcing and procurement. There are a lot of solutions out there and filtering out the noise to know which ones are worth giving your time and attention to can be difficult. At the same time, the reflex to say, "no" can protect you from wasting resources, for example, but it can also hold you back from becoming an even better buyer. So, how do we decide when and what to pay attention to with so many people, tools, and solutions coming at us every day? We ask our peers.