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2007 Inside Supply Management Article Index
Term selected: Professional Development

A valuable reference tool, the Article Index is a comprehensive list of articles that have appeared in Inside Supply Management® (formerly Purchasing Today® and NAPM Insights®) magazine. Articles are organized by subject for easy locating and study.

  • A Look Past ... And A Look Ahead Members Only Content
    Paul Novak, C.P.M., A.P.P., June, Vol. 18, No. 6, p. 6.

    Executive Access to the CEO
    Supply managers' responsibilities seem to be evolving at an ever-quickening pace. The big question is: What's next?

  • A Millennial Surprise Members Only Content
    Michael Schwanz, November, Vol. 18, No. 11, p. 4.

    Editor's Page: Supply Management Buzz
    Today's newest generation of employees hitting the marketplace may be more socially oriented than many people thought.

  • A Promising Talent Pipeline Members Only Content
    Lisa Martin, C.P.M., November, Vol. 18, No. 11, p. 6.

    Executive Access To The Chair
    Today's teenagers entering college possess surprising maturity, and their attitude and dedication will help them become excellent employees one day.

  • A Standout Training Operation Members Only Content
    Mary Siegfried, September, Vol. 18, No. 9, p. 30.

    Supply Management Professional Profile
    International Paper’s sourcing organization features an innovative training program that exposes new management associates to many key roles within that group.

  • Academic Offerings Evolve Members Only Content
    Christopher Jahns, Ph.D. and Holger Schober, Ph.D., March, Vol. 18, No. 3, p. 12.

    Tapping Into ... Education — European Trends
    As Europe begins adopting American university standards of education, those in the supply management profession — and the companies for which they work — benefit.

  • An Ambitious Training Program
    John Yuva, June, Vol. 18, No. 6, p. 30.

    With its step-change program, new university recruits entering BP's Refining & Marketing procurement organization are able to achieve 24 months of experience in one year.

  • Arming Executive Warriors Members Only Content
    Jill Schildhouse, February, Vol. 18, No. 2, p. 28.

    Although "waging war" in corporate America is a common practice, how you do battle separates winners from losers.

  • Corporations Should Know "Y" Members Only Content
    John Yuva, July, Vol. 18, No. 7, p. 20. (Exam Alert: )

    Shifts in the corporate workplace are afoot as the nearly 70 million young faces of Generation Y enter the workforce with a sense of empowerment and confidence that cannot be ignored.

  • Deal Shapers and Discoverers Members Only Content
    Professor Richard Lamming, April, Vol. 18, No. 4, p. 10.

    Out in Front: Leading People, Leading Organizations
    When it comes to forecasting the future, one often can get a fresh perspective of this profession by thinking outside the box.

  • Find Your Inner Child Members Only Content
    Michael Schwanz, October, Vol. 18, No. 10, p. 4.

    Editor's Page: Supply Management Buzz
    To achieve true innovation in your company, try to stretch your mind to recapture the limitless imagination that all of us had as 5-year-olds.

  • From CPO to CEO Members Only Content
    John D. Blascovich, C.P.M., April, Vol. 18, No. 4, p. 6.

    Executive Access to the Board
    The road to the corner office may not be such a long haul after all, based on recent advancements by supply management professionals.

  • Getting a Seat at the Table Members Only Content
    Ron Watt, MBA, January, Vol. 18, No. 1, p. 40.

    Ex Propriis: Contemplation and Thoughts — (Translated from Latin) "Of One's Own Resources"
    Would it be better to go formal or a bit more casual for your first opportunity to sit down and talk about supply with your brand-new CEO?

  • Here Come The Graduates Members Only Content
    Vic Venettozzi, October, Vol. 18, No. 10, p. 44.

    Ex Propriis: Contemplation And Thoughts — (Translated from Latin) "Of One's Own Resources"
    Now that you've got a fresh corps of committed Generation Y employees linked to your supply chain staff, how can you keep them content for the long term?

  • Nurturing Emerging Talent Members Only Content
    Ben Graham, March, Vol. 18, No. 3, p. 10.

    Out in Front: Leading People, Leading Organizations
    Leadership is not about filling a position, but finding the appropriate leader who wants the responsibility.

  • Take On Transformation Members Only Content
    Paul Novak, C.P.M., A.P.P., September, Vol. 18, No. 9, p. 6.

    Executive Access To The CEO
    Being a leader of change management does have its risks, but those who successfully do it will be more in demand than ever, and will reap the rewards.

  • Ticket to Ride Members Only Content
    John Yuva, March, Vol. 18, No. 3, p. 28.

    Profile

    "At the end of the day, we're not measured on the promises we make, we're measured on the promises we keep."

    — WILLIE A. DEESE, president of manufacturing for Merck & Co., Inc.

  • Trends Past and Present Members Only Content
    Michael Schwanz, April, Vol. 18, No. 4, p. 4.

    Editor's Page: Supply Management Buzz
    Every now and then, it is helpful to step back and reflect on how much the profession has changed in the last few decades.

  • You Are Not Alone Members Only Content
    Michael Schwanz, May, Vol. 18, No. 5, p. 4.

    Editor's Page
    A recent international summit in Bath, England, brought together executives from more than 30 supply management associations from around the world. Their members share many of the same challenges that you do.