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Vol. 23, No. 5
June/July 2012


  • Recognizing the 2012 J. Shipman Award Winner and Tomorrow's Leaders Members Only Content

    Looking Beyond the Present Members Only Content

    The 2012 J. Shipman medalist is a modern-day discoverer in search of what's next.
    Jean McHale

  • Accomplished Scholars Members Only Content

    The 2012 Richter scholars are destined to make significant contributions to supply management.
    Jean McHale

  • A European Ripple Effect Members Only Content

    As Europe's economy struggles, supply managers in the U.S. take steps to mitigate supply chain risk.
    Mary Siegfried

  • The Rise of Global Ethics Members Only Content

    It's not easy to be transparent about ethical behavior in the global supply chain, but large and small companies are taking significant steps in that direction.
    Lisa Arnseth

  • Moving Lateral to Move Up Members Only Content

    As supply management gains more influence within companies, it's crucial to develop a broad understanding of the organization to advance your career.
    Lynne A. Sarikas

    Successful Joint Product Development In China Members Only Content

    Working with Chinese suppliers brings a range of challenges, but careful planning and ongoing communication can build long-lasting collaborations.
    Joy Huang

    Transforming Your Operational Footprint Members Only Content

    Global business requires changing a company's operational footprint from a liability to a capability.
    Scott Constance, Dan Saunders, Jim Welch and Santiago Larrazabal

    Planning for Obsolescence Members Only Content

    Addressing product and component obsolescence in the supply chain, especially in high-tech, medical or military applications, can be a risky but necessary endeavor.
    Jeffrey Krantz

    A New Twist on an Old Tool Members Only Content

    New geographic information system technology enhances supply chain modeling, visualization and design.
    Jeff Greer, CPIM


  • Showcasing Leaders at All Levels Members Only Content

    From the Editor-in-Chief
    The 2012 winner of ISM's highest award, and 10 outstanding Richter scholars, were recognized at ISM's recent Conference.
    Terri Tracey, CAE

  • Career Recognition Members Only Content

    Executive Access to the Chair
    ISM recognizes supply management professionals at varying stages of their careers.
    Sidney Johnson, CPSM

  • Collaborating for Success Members Only Content

    Out In Front: Leading People, Leading Organizations
    A collaborative supply management organization is positioned to work with business units to achieve sustainable success.
    Thomas J. Olesen

  • Benefits of Using MSPs Members Only Content

    Tapping Into ... Supply Management Issues and Trends
    Managed service providers can offer increased spend visibility and cost reduction when used wisely.
    Mike Ozmeral

  • China's Green Challenges Members Only Content

    Sustainability: Responsible Supply Management
    As Chinese policymakers work to balance economic development with environmental stewardship, companies are examining supply chains to develop sustainability strategies.
    Jacob Park, Joseph Sarkis and Zhaohui Wu

  • Transforming a Risk Model Members Only Content

    CAPS Research: Promoting Supply Management's Best Practices
    A company's five-step process to manage commodity price volatility substantially reduces risk exposure and improves financial results.
    CAPS Research

  • Tackling Fear Itself Members Only Content

    Personal Connections: Work. Life. Balance.
    Leaders need to share facts and build confidence to successfully handle employees' responses to change within the organization.
    Timothy F. Bednarz, Ph.D.


  • Just in Time - June/July 2012

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  • ISM News - June/July 2012

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  • Beyond Borders Members Only Content

    International Insights
    Lisa Wolters-Broder

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