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NewsLine

for the volunteer leadership

July 2007, Vol. 19, No. 7


  • In This Issue Members Only Content

    Recently, ISM completed the analysis of its second comprehensive salary survey. The summary report, 2007 ISM Salary Survey Results, is available to the public, and a detailed report is available to ISM members and available for purchase by nonmembers at www.ism.ws. Select Tools, then InfoCenter.

  • Upcoming ISM Seminars Members Only Content

    Below is the list of ISM seminars for the months of August and September 2007. For seminar details, please refer to the seminar section in the ISM Educational Resource Catalog, call the ISM Customer Service Department at 800/888-6276 or 480/752-6276, extension 401, or log on to the ISM Web site (www.ism.ws) and select the Education — Seminars and Conferences link.

  • Affiliate Support Members Only Content

    ISM's Leadership Training Workshops are tailored specifically for affiliate leadership. The workshops offer invaluable net-working opportunities as well as sessions addressing both the tactical and strategic training necessary to run a successful affiliate. The 2007 workshop schedule is in the box at right.

  • Certification Members Only Content

    The National Program on Noncollegiate Sponsored Instruction (PONSI) recommends that colleges and universities consider awarding college credit to those who have completed both modules of the A.P.P. Exam or all four modules of the C.P.M. Exam.

  • Technology Members Only Content

    Your time is valuable — don't waste it. Let ISM help you make every minute that you dedicate to volunteering for your local affiliate count. Take advantage of the affiliate resources that ISM offers on its Web site to help you make the most of your volunteered time.

  • Liner Notes Members Only Content

    It's time to get your affiliate downlink site registered for the upcoming program year. The programs planned for the coming months are:

  • Bright Idea Members Only Content

    If you have been to one of ISM's Leadership Training Workshops, you know that each day is packed with interesting speakers, workshop sessions and interactive activities. But what are you doing during your free time? Are you making every moment count? Every year, more and more affiliates are taking advantage of the time before and after hours to get to know each other and to network with other affiliates.

  • Reminders Members Only Content

    August 23-24, 2007, Scottsdale Marriott at McDowell Mountains, Scottsdale, Arizona. Register now at www.ism.ws. Click on Education — Seminars, Conferences and then Hispanic Executive Supply Management Summit.