CPSM® Diagnostic Practice Exam Helps Focus Your Study

FOR RELEASE: September 14, 2009

Find CPSM® Exam areas that need strengthening.

(TEMPE, Ariz.) September 14, 2009 — Institute for Supply Management™ (ISM) has released the much anticipated CPSM® Diagnostic Practice Exam, Web version. It is designed to help candidates focus their study efforts by identifying areas of supply management that need strengthening — right from their computers. The Diagnostic Practice Exam provides a sample test for the CPSM® Exam(s) with automatic scoring and correct answers, including justifications and references for further study. The Web-based CPSM® Diagnostic Practice Exam more closely simulates the test-taking environment than its print equivalent and is used along with the CPSM® Study Guide.

The Certified Professional in Supply Management® (CPSM®) gives supply professionals a career edge as well as an enhanced ability to see the big picture to impact their organization’s supply operation. The CPSM® surpasses the demands of the international marketplace with multifaceted skills in areas such as supplier relationship management, commodity management, risk compliance issues and social responsibility.

For questions on the CPSM®, visit www.ism.ws/certification or contact ISM Professional Credentials at certification@ism.ws.

As the largest supply management institute in the world, the mission of Institute for Supply Management™ (ISM) is to lead supply management. By executing and extending its mission through education, research, standards of excellence, influence building and information dissemination — including the renowned monthly ISM Report On Business® — ISM continues to extend the global impact of supply management. ISM is a not-for-profit membership association serving more than 40,000 supply management professionals in 75 countries. ISM offers credentialing to professionals around the world with the Certified Professional in Supply Management® (CPSM®) qualification. ISM is a member of the International Federation of Purchasing and Supply Management (IFPSM).

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ISM Public Relations
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