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Vol. 24, No. 9
November/December 2013


    The Music of True Sustainability Members Only Content

    Taylor Guitars is dedicated to the future of tonewoods and conservation, and has streamlined its supply chain operations by incorporating an ebony sawmill in Cameroon.
    Lisa Arnseth

  • Where There's Smoke... Members Only Content

    Risk comes in many forms, and there are numerous ways it can play havoc with your supply chain. Being prepared to mitigate and respond to risk events that can disrupt supply chains or impact a company's reputation is essential today.
    Mary Siegfried

  • Fulfilling ISM's Research Mission Members Only Content

    With the goal of conducting targeted, structured research, ISM is committed to becoming a supply chain research leader.
    Mary Siegfried


  • Another Year of Growth Members Only Content

    As we reflect on 2013, there are lessons learned and moments to celebrate — both of which carry us into another year of opportunity.
    John Yuva, Managing Editor

  • How to Keep Costs Down Members Only Content

    Executive Access to the Chair
    "Sometimes it's more difficult to achieve a 10 percent cost reduction than it is to tell people they have to achieve 50 percent. Small, incremental steps block your view of doing something fundamentally different." — Eckhard Pfeiffer, Former CEO, Compaq Computer
    Thomas K. Linton

  • Bold Strategies Fuel Growth Members Only Content

    Out In Front: Leading People, Leading Organizations
    Newell Rubbermaid finds that redesigning its global supply chain calls for a broad, bold and flexible strategy.
    Meredith Stevens

  • Building Collaborative Teams Members Only Content

    Tapping Into ... Supply Management Issues and Trends
    Working with team members around the world presents challenges that can be overcome by building trust and establishing solid relationships.
    Cate Lawrence, C.P.M., CPIM

  • High Demand, Low Supply Members Only Content

    Sustainability: Responsible Supply Management
    While companies strive to reinforce strong global value chains, water stewardship cannot be overlooked due to its universal impact on our world.
    Will Sarni

  • Supply Risk Blind Spots Members Only Content

    CAPS Research: Promoting Supply Management's Best Practices
    Results of a recent CAPS Research benchmarking survey show that nearly 70 percent of participants do not have good visibility of risk within their critical tier-two supply base.
    CAPS Research Team

  • Hands-On Management for Off-Site Employees Members Only Content

    Personal Connections Work. Life. Balance.
    As off-site teams become more integrated into organizational workforces, it's essential to build strong, cohesive teams and maintain ongoing communication.
    Drew Stevens


  • Just in Time -- October 2013 Members Only Content

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  • ISM News -- October 2013 Members Only Content

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  • Beyond Borders Members Only Content

    International Insights

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