CPSM<sup>®</sup> <cite>Study Guide</cite> - NEW 2nd Edition
February 05, 2016
Updated 2014! The CPSM® Study Guide is one of the most critical materials to use during your CPSM® Exam preparation. It provides information on test specifications, examples of the testing format and question styles. With the use of additional reference materials to round out your knowledge, the CPSM® Study Guide is an essential part of your study program. The new second edition provides updated content areas where market shifts indicate more information is required and de-emphasized content areas where trends have changed.
The Plugged-In Manager: Get in Tune with Your People, Technology, and Organization to Thrive
October 02, 2015
Too often discussions of management practice focus exclusively on managing people and organizational issues. Rarely, however, do they incorporate a discussion about technology or address all three dimensions in a balanced way. When they do, the result is game changing. In our hypercompetitive environment, those managers who are outstanding at being plugged into their people, technology, and organizational processes simultaneously excel at coming up with effective business solutions.The Plugged-In Manager makes the case that being plugged-in the ability to see choices across each of an organization's dimensions of people, technology, and organizational processes and then to mix them together into new and powerful organizational strategies, structures, and practices may be the most important capability a manager can develop to succeed in the 21st century. Step by step Griffith shows you how to acquire this ability. * Shows what it takes for business managers to succeed as technology and organizations become more and more complex * Profiles exceptional leaders and organizations who are plugged-in, such as Tony Hsieh, CEO of Zappos.com* Offers a fresh look at management issuesFilled with compelling case studies and drawing on first-hand interviews, The Plugged-In Manager highlights this often neglected managerial capability and the costs of only focusing on one dimension rather than all three.
Next Level Supply Management Excellence: Your Straight Bottom Line Roadmap
October 02, 2015
In this sequel to the best-selling Straight to the Bottom Line, the authors and their panel of distinguished contributing authors, who have led successful transformations across numerous industries, explore the critical success factors for leading successful supply management transformations. They share insights and practical advice for taking your company to the next level in procurement practices and performance.Next Level Supply Management Excellence is for anyone interested in understanding what a more advanced state of procurement and supply management will look like over the next ten years. Part I includes six chapters that build the foundation and provide the framework for moving to the next level of supply management. Part II contains ten chapters that provide significant detail about areas that essentially define a next level supply organization. And Part III presents a variety of topics that will add value to your knowledge base and next level professional agenda.
CPSM<sup>®</sup> Exam 3 Online Review Course: Leadership in Supply Management
June 05, 2015
The CPSM® Exam 3 Online Course is for candidates who are preparing for the CPSM® Exam 3. Participants get an in-depth review and assessment of the material in the CPSM® Study Guide by tailoring their course to their specific study needs. In this course, participants will gain an understanding of the CPSM® program and of the breadth of content covered in the CPSM® Exam.The course includes an electronic CPSM® Exam Specification exam outline, CPSM® Study Guide materials, sample test questions, case studies and bonus supplemental content developed by subject-matter experts.
2015 ISM Salary Survey Results
May 27, 2015
The detailed version of the survey results is available that provides break downs by a number of variables. A summary version is also available.
CPSD™ Exam 2 Essentials in Supplier Diversity Study Tool, an online exam review course
May 21, 2015
CPSD™ Exam 2 Essentials in Supplier Diversity (for all test candidates) Take the all-inclusive CPSD™ Exam 2? Essentials in Supplier Diversity Study Tool, an online exam review course, or use the equivalent CPSD™ Exam 2 Essentials in Supplier Diversity Study Tool, a self-study workbook (available in your preference of print or online). Each format contains the same content and includes post-section knowledge checks, exercises and additional references, which are built-infor your convenience.
CPSM<sup>®</sup> <cite>Diagnostic Practice Exams</cite> - NEW 2nd Edition, Print Version
May 15, 2015
The CPSM® Diagnostic Practice Exams 2nd edition, print version, helps you focus your study efforts by identifying any areas of supply management that need strengthening. You get a sample test for the Exam(s) with a scoring chart and correct answers, including justifications and references. Updated 2014. To be used with the CPSM® Study Guide and ISM Professional Series.Please note: The print version and web version of the Diagnostic Practice Exams are the same content.
CPSM<sup>®</sup> <cite>Diagnostic Practice Exams</cite> - NEW 2nd Edition, Print Version - Spanish
April 23, 2015
Nuevo Producto este Ao! Los exmenes de prctica para la certificacin CPSM® 2da edicin, versin impresa, les proporcionar a los candidatos la oportunidad de probarse a s mismos con un examen simulado. Estos exmenes de prctica le ayudaran identificar las reas de estudio de gestin de suministros en las cuales necesita enfocarse. Usted recibe una muestra de prueba para los exmenes con una tabla para calificarse y con las respuestas correctas, incluyendo justificaciones y referencias. Este producto complementa el gua de estudio llamado CPSM® Study Guide y la seria de libros para el CPSM llamado ISMProfessional Series. Traducido al espaol por primera vez.Please note: The print version and web version of the Diagnostic Practice Exams are the same content.
CPSM<sup>®</sup> <cite>Diagnostic Practice Exam</cite>, Web version - Exam 3
April 06, 2015
The CPSM® Diagnostic Practice Exam, Web version, helps you focus your study efforts by identifying any areas of supply management that need strengthening — right from your own computer. You get a sample test that can be taken up to three times within one year for CPSM® Exam 3. You also receive unlimited access to your score report with correct and incorrect answers, including justifications and references. Use this along with the CPSM® Study Guide. Content in the Web Diagnostic Practice Exam is equivalent to the print version. However, the Web-based version more closely simulates the test taking environment. Note: A passing score on the Diagnostic Practice Exam does not guarantee a passing score on the CPSM® Exam.