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Vol. 18, No. 3
March 2007


    Minority Business — The Capital Gap Members Only Content

    U.S. firms are competing globally now more than ever before, and it is no longer acceptable to have large, viable segments of our economy underperforming.
    David E. Malone

  • Sourcing for Sustainability Members Only Content

    Supply management becomes a strategic player when a company makes a commitment to "go green."
    Mary Siegfried

  • Ticket to Ride Members Only Content

    "At the end of the day, we're not measured on the promises we make, we're measured on the promises we keep."

    — WILLIE A. DEESE, president of manufacturing for Merck & Co., Inc.

    John Yuva


  • The Value of Reader Input Members Only Content

    Editor's Page
    All first-rate publications have one thing in common: They meet the needs of their readers.
    Michael Schwanz

  • Share Your Accomplishments Members Only Content

    Executive Access to the CEO
    March is Supply Management Month — a time to tout your accomplishments and influence in your organization.
    Paul Novak, C.P.M., A.P.P.

  • Nurturing Emerging Talent Members Only Content

    Out in Front: Leading People, Leading Organizations
    Leadership is not about filling a position, but finding the appropriate leader who wants the responsibility.
    Ben Graham

  • Academic Offerings Evolve Members Only Content

    Tapping Into ... Education — European Trends
    As Europe begins adopting American university standards of education, those in the supply management profession — and the companies for which they work — benefit.
    Christopher Jahns, Ph.D. and Holger Schober, Ph.D.

  • Expanding Applications Members Only Content

    Tech-Know: Tech Issues for the Decisionmaking Supply Manager
    Software as a Service (SaaS) products reinvigorate the supply management market with benefits for both large and small businesses.
    Mickey North Rizza

  • Statute of Limitations Members Only Content

    Legal Briefs: Supply Management's Legal Issues
    The CISG leaves the question of statute of limitations up to courts. However, a little-known "sister" treaty may give courts some much-needed direction in this legal area.
    Richard W. Pearse, J.D., MA

  • Beating Bankruptcy News Blues Members Only Content

    Ex Propriis: Contemplation and Thoughts — (Translated from Latin) "Of One's Own Resources"
    There's no reason for news of a Chapter 11 filing to knock you out cold if your supply chain management team takes the wind out of rumors by taking charge.
    R. David Nelson, C.P.M.


  • Benefits of Shared Services Members Only Content

    CAPS Research: Promoting Supply Management's Best Practices
    A recent CAPS Research benchmarking report confirms the ongoing shift toward center-led management.
    D. Steven Wade

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