Editor's Page: Supply Management Buzz
Our annual salary survey provides invaluable information for supply professionals, concerning both their position as well as those of their key staff.
Out In Front: Leading People, Leading Organizations
Goals and mission statements don't mean a thing if people can't back up the words with action. Here are several suggestions on how you can encourage your staff to "get it done" every day.
Tapping Into ... Global Sourcing — Selecting Suppliers
While there are always risks in global sourcing, proper research and apt utilization of cultural experts during the initial phases can make a big difference.
and Sudripto De
Tech-Know: Tech Issues for the Decision-Making Supply Professional
For organizations looking to retain their best information technology employees, integrated career development can be a true stop-loss measure.
Legal Briefs: Supply Management's Legal Issues
Supply management professionals can successfully bring a case against a Chinese supplier, but many obstacles must be overcome.
Michael E. Burke
and Evelyn M. Suarez
Ex Propriis: Contemplation And Thoughts — (Translated from Latin) "Of One's Own Resources"
Education is the key to updating your employees' outdated attitudes about supplier relationship management.
CAPS Research: Promoting Supply Management's Best Practices
This recent study may help you evaluate your expenditures in the print category, which is often a major line item in any organization's budget.
D. Steven Wade