Corporate Program - A Solution to Guide Your Team to Success
The ISM Corporate Program empowers organizational success by enhancing every team member’s professional development and expertise. Receive ongoing interactive training delivered in flexible channels to accommodate each individual’s need. The program leverages the ISM Mastery Model® framework, a comprehensive competency model addressing critical supply management skills for everyone from the first-year buyer to the CPO.
ISM serves Fortune 500, 1000 and SMB organizations worldwide.
Corporate Program Features
ISM developed the ISM Mastery Model Assessment to benchmark your team’s understanding of essential supply management skills against a targeted standard. The assessment is designed to evaluate each designated employee in their specific role within your organization and help to identify gaps in core competencies. Gauge your team’s level of proficiency from fundamental to mastery knowledge and build a professional development plan to positively impact your organization. Assessment passes dependent on tier selection. See tiers below.
As a Corporate Program participant, you will receive exclusive pricing on the CPSM certification exams. In addition, you will receive complimentary licenses to our Certified Professional in Supply Management® (CPSM®) Learning System tool to help prepare your team to earn their certification. Learning System licenses dependent on tier selection. See tiers below.
Learning System Benefits:
- Practice exams to identify study areas
- A customized study plan
- CPSM® study materials
- ...all set to the target date individuals select to take their exam.
Whether following a customized learning roadmap from the ISM Mastery Model Assessment or determining your own training needs, ISM can tailor a plan to align precisely with your organization needs. As a corporate program participant, receive preferred pricing on all courses. The courses are interactive and include actionable lessons that engage your employees through every step of the process. All courses are interactive and include actionable lessons that engage your employees through every step of the process.
Receive preferred pricing on these training options:
- Guided Learning
- Virtual Learning
- Onsite Training
- Study Groups
As a Corporate Program participant, each member of your team receives a complimentary ISM Membership.
Member Benefits Include:
- Member Monday
- Member Exclusive Monthly Webinars
- Networking Opportunities
- Inside Supply Management® Magazine
- Exclusive Pricing
- Research Access (PMI®, NMI®, Salary Survey, trending topics)
- Bid Specifications Database
- Your Path to Recertification
Other Benefits Include:
- Purchasing & Supply Sourcing Guide
- Tools & Templates Database
- Legal Templates
- Free trial of ProPurchaser
- ISM Glossary of Key Supply Management Terms
(Definition of all key terms and concepts for Supply Chain.)
ISM is your source for information that matters. Our research and publications provide expert supply management information when and how you need it. As a Corporate Program participant, you have access to:
- Inside Supply Management® Magazine
- ISM Report on Business (PMI® & NMI® Reports)
- ISM Research like the annual Supply Management Salary Survey and other supply-management related topical surveys.
- Corporate Program participants also get exclusive pricing to CAPS Research (benchmarking and supply management-related studies).
This is a great investment in your future leaders and helps you identify individuals with mastery of critical concepts in procurement and sourcing, negotiating, contracts and leadership.
Opportunities to network with others in the profession expands perspective. You hear challenges, share war stories, solutions and lessons learned. It helps you gain insight into ways to reach your organization’s goals.
The Corporate Program includes registration to the ISM Annual Conference where you can join more than 3,000 practitioners, suppliers and thought leaders for idea exchange and education.