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Inside Supply Management Magazine Masthead

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Vol. 19, No. 10
October 2008


  • Scorecards For Sustainability Members Only Content

    Measuring the sustainability progress of suppliers depends on the effectiveness of your evaluation system. Here's how to build one that works.
    Lisa Cooling

  • Bring Virtual Distance Into Focus Members Only Content

    Geography is but one element when examining performance issues between co-located and virtual workforces.
    Karen Sobel Lojeski and John Yuva

    Delivering Success Members Only Content

    Supply Management Professional Profile: U.S. Postal Service
    Strategic initiatives drive dramatic changes at the U.S. Postal Service’s supply management organization.
    Mary Siegfried


  • Lessons On Brainstorming Members Only Content

    Editor's Page: Supply Management Buzz
    Creating an environment that sparks terrific ideas takes some careful planning, as I recently learned from a specialist in this area.
    Michael Schwanz

  • Embrace Social Networking Members Only Content

    Executive Access To The Board
    There is a terrific opportunity in the future to use the latest technologies to improve communication and business processes among both staff and suppliers.
    John D. Blascovich, CPSM, C.P.M.

  • How To Engage Gen Y Members Only Content

    Out In Front: Leading People, Leading Organizations
    Inspiring excellent performances from promising employees in their 20s can be a real challenge, but these suggestions should help you maximize their potential.
    Meredith Kovarik

  • A Look Inside Team Coaching Members Only Content

    Tapping Into ... Team Coaching — A Process For Change
    Initiating change and sustaining it are major challenges for organizations; however, through team coaching, corporate leaders can enhance their skill sets to achieve organizational goals.
    Merrill Anderson, Dianna Anderson and John Yuva

  • Bring In The Third Party Members Only Content

    Tech-Know: Tech Issues For The Decision-Making Supply Professional
    Boost an existing B2B e-business infrastructure by integrating the functionalities and capabilities with the help of the right third-party service provider for your business model.
    John Fontanella

  • Make A Clean Break Members Only Content

    Legal Briefs: Supply Management's Legal Issues
    When a relationship with a long-term supplier winds down, things can often get messy. These suggestions will help you avoid nasty — and costly — litigation.
    John T. Shapiro and Jeffrey J. Mayer

  • Recognizing And Rewarding Raw Talent Members Only Content

    Ex Propriis: Contemplation And Thoughts — (Translated from Latin) "Of One's Own Resources"
    What qualities do you look for in a prospective job candidate who doesn't specifically have "supply" experience, and which ones would you emphasize to senior management to get them on board with your hiring decision?
    Nancy Fulcher, C.P.M.


  • A Model Of Efficiency Members Only Content

    CAPS Research: Promoting Supply Management's Best Practices
    In a recently released study measuring organizational efficiency within the financial services industry, the supply management function ranked very highly.
    D. Steven Wade

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