SSON Presents a Startup to Watch: Arkestro

  This month, the Arkestro team was fortunate enough to attend SSON, the World’s Largest Shared Service and Outsourcing Network. During a competition where startups showcased critical new tools and services that Shared Services and Outsourcing Executive must be aware of, the contenders offered solutions and services where AI, automation, user experience, and agility were […]

Interview with Danielle Baskin, Founder of Mask Force

During times of global turbulence, new supply chains emerge rapidly to respond to urgent demands. In the US, the COVID-19 pandemic has created a massive new demand and subsequent shortage for personal protective equipment (PPE), a shortage which puts healthcare workers at risk. A recent editorial in the respected medical journal JAMA titled “Sourcing Personal […]

Arkestro Interviews Brian Gunia

This week we interviewed Brian Gunia, Associate Professor at the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School and author of the recently-released The Bartering Mindset: A Mostly Forgotten Framework for Mastering Your Next Negotiation. Could you tell us a bit about your background? I’m an Associate Professor at the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School. I study three ways […]