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Vol. 18, No. 6
June 2007



  • ISM's Signature Business Report Members Only Content

    Editor's Page
    The monthly ISM Report On Business® requires intricate teamwork and timing, as well as strict confidentiality.
    Michael Schwanz

  • A Look Past ... And A Look Ahead Members Only Content

    Executive Access to the CEO
    Supply managers' responsibilities seem to be evolving at an ever-quickening pace. The big question is: What's next?
    Paul Novak, C.P.M., A.P.P.

  • Communicate Risk Effectively Members Only Content

    Out In Front: Leading People, Leading Organizations
    You should take the lead in convincing your CEO and board why supply chain resiliency must be a priority.
    Michael T. Dan

  • Diversity In Globalization Members Only Content

    Tapping Into ... Diversity — Global Opportunities
    Supply management professionals must address globalized projects with the same inclusionary zeal that they have demonstrated in the United States.
    Ginger Conrad

  • The IM Dilemma Members Only Content

    Tech-Know: Tech Issues for the Decisionmaking Supply Manager
    Despite the casual feel of instant messaging, it can pose complex social and technical issues for organizations.
    Jeffrey Bolas

  • When Your Supplier Is Bought Out Members Only Content

    Ex Propriis: Contemplation And Thoughts — (Translated from Latin) "Of One's Own Resources"
    When a competitor buys your supplier, what can you do to make sure the relationship still benefits the needs of your own organization?
    Robert J. Hairston, C.P.M.


  • Manage Your Suppliers Members Only Content

    Legal Briefs: Supply Management's Legal Issues
    These strategies will help you maximize the value of ERP projects through contracting and supplier management best practices.
    William Peters and Andrew Dolak


  • Executive Roundtable Recap Members Only Content

    CAPS Research: Promoting Supply Management's Best Practices
    Supplier relationships, designing optimum supply networks, managing talent and one comprehensive look at supply management in the decade ahead — these were the hot topics among CPOs at the most recent CAPS Research Executive Roundtable.
    Roberta J. Duffy

ISM Report On Business®

  • Economic Growth To Continue In 2007

    Semiannual Forecast: Spring 2007
    Economic growth in the United States is sustainable throughout the remainder of 2007, say the nation's purchasing and supply executives in their Spring 2007 Semiannual Economic Forecast. Expectations for the remainder of 2007 are encouraging in both the manufacturing and non-manufacturing sectors.

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