ISM Professional Series, Volume 3 - Leadership in Supply Management, eBook, Tablet




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As one of the core study items for the CPSM® Exams, the ISM Professional Series e-book, Volume 3 — Leadership in Supply Management, is one of the most critical materials to use during your CPSM® Exam preparation. The ISM Professional Series focuses on challenges, goals and integrated skill sets needed to be successful in strategic supply management. It goes deeper into explanations of the topics covered in CPSM® Exam 3. This is one of three volumes, with one volume available to purchase for each of the three exams (E-book version is only sold individually. Print version is available individually or as a set.). The series draws from all industries and levels, formulating a macro view of the profession.

The first half of Volume 3 explores management issues such as, developing shared values, setting direction, creating alignment and commitment for the supply organizations shared vision. These chapters deal with issues such as various leadership styles, developing strategies, aligning with internal and external stakeholders, team building and managing conflict within the supply organization. The second half of the book focuses on risk management and mitigation, developing business plans and linking these to the strategic sourcing process. This includes outsourcing, developing and staffing the supply management organization, providing rewards and professional development for supply management and executing the strategic sourcing process. This book should be read by anyone who manages the supply management function or who is involved in the supply management strategy setting and planning process.

As one of the top referenced books by the CPSM® and CPSM® Bridge Exam Diagnostic Practice Exams, the ISM Professional Series also works in conjunction with the CPSM® Study Guide to help focus your study and be more efficient. The ISM Professional Series is an essential resource for every supply chain professional.

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