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Vol. 22, No. 5
June / July 2011


    A Career of Progressive Approaches and Leadership Members Only Content

    The 2011 J. Shipman Gold Medal recipient is a lifelong learner who understands the value of relationships and diversity.
    Jean McHale

  • Ahead of the Curve Members Only Content

    Scholarship winners demonstrate high academic achievement, leadership and ethical standards.
    Jean McHale

  • Core Competencies for Strategic Leadership Members Only Content

    The economic downturn helped bring visibility to supply management, and expanded skills and business-savvy leadership will continue to boost the profession's value to organizations in the future.
    Lisa Arnseth

  • Tracing Through the Supply Chain Members Only Content

    Traceability allows supply management to search its supply chain to respond quickly to problems and concerns.
    Mary Siegfried

  • Reaching for New Ideas Members Only Content

    Companies often have to reach out to suppliers to help them stay on the cutting edge of innovation.
    K. Sivakumar (Siva)

    Is Your Supply Chain Ready for Stagflation? Members Only Content

    Despite signs of an inflationary or stagflationary business environment, now is the time for organizations to improve operations and supply chain efficiencies.
    Beate Klingenberg, Ph.D., Tom G. Geurts, Ph.D. and Scott Robinson

    Accept No Substitutes Members Only Content

    The threat posed by counterfeit parts is growing, so supply management must be vigilant when dealing with distributors or unauthorized sources.
    Robin Gray

    Capturing Complex Costs Members Only Content

    When calculating the landed cost of offshore sourcing, supply managers need to dig deeper into their activities to determine true cost and value.
    Richard R. Young, Ph.D., C.P.M.

    Raising Expectations Members Only Content

    Maximize the creative potential of the supply management team by embedding a dynamic culture of innovative thinking.
    Jay Pendergrass


  • Recognizing Leaders at All Levels Members Only Content

    From the Editor-in-Chief
    This year's outstanding supply management professional and the 10 2011 Richter scholars were recognized at ISM's recent Annual Conference.
    Terri Tracey, CAE, Editor-in-Chief

  • Managing Risk in Today's World Members Only Content

    Executive Access to the Chair
    The events of the past three years — both financial and environmental — have placed increasing importance on risk management strategy.
    Paul Novak, CPSM, C.P.M., A.P.P., MCIPS

  • Building Superheroes Members Only Content

    Out In Front: Leading People, Leading Organizations
    Use these innovative concepts for extraordinary supply management staff development.
    Mark Trowbridge, CPSM, C.P.M.

  • Software Sourcing Complexities Members Only Content

    Tapping Into ... Supply Management Issues and Trends
    When sourcing software contracts, a supply management organization needs to separate myth from reality.
    Henry W. (Hank) Jones III

  • Water Concerns in China Members Only Content

    Sustainability: Responsible Supply Management
    Supply chains are affected by water pollution and scarcity issues in China, and supply management professionals must proactively manage risks.
    Laura Ediger and Ryan Flaherty

  • Think Laterally Members Only Content

    Personal Connections: Work. Life. Balance.
    Gaining experience in other career areas and job disciplines can greatly enhance your overall supply management skills.
    Kevin Tuel, C.P.M.


  • Just in Time -- June/July 2011

    This article is not available online.

  • Tapping the Power of Suppliers Members Only Content

    CAPS Research: Promoting Supply Management's Best Practices
    A recent CAPS Research focus study unveils that a holistic approach is necessary for successful and effective supplier relationship management.
    Roberta J. Jennings

  • ISM News -- June/July 2011

    This article is not available online.

  • Beyond Borders Members Only Content

    International Insights

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