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February 2002, Vol. 14, No. 2

  • In This Issue Members Only Content

    The past year was one of unprecedented success for our certification and accreditation programs. At the same time, the world in which we live and work has changed in some very profound ways, and these changes will undoubtedly impact how we as supply management professionals contribute to our employing organizations.

  • Affiliate Support Members Only Content

    Below is the list of ISM seminars for the months of March and April 2002. For seminar details, please refer to inserts published in Institute for Supply Management™; call the ISM Customer Service Department at 800/888-6276 or 480/752-6276, extension 401; or log onto the ISM Web site ( and select the Seminars and Online Learning link.

  • Board of Directors Update Members Only Content

    R. David Nelson, C.P.M., A.P.P., chair of the ISM Board of Directors, has officially called a meeting of the 2002-03 ISM Board of Directors to be held at the Hilton San Francisco in San Francisco, California. The initial session will be called to order on Saturday, May 4, 2002, at 8:00 a.m. PST.

  • C.P.M. and A.P.P. News Members Only Content

    Here are some frequently asked questions regarding the C.P.M./A.P.P. programs and our new ISM name:

  • C.P.M. and A.P.P. News Members Only Content

    The United States Veterans Administration now reimburses for ISM's C.P.M. and A.P.P. Exam fees as of March 1, 2001.

  • Reminders Members Only Content

    ISM Headquarters will be closed on Monday, February 18, 2002, in observance of Presidents' Day. We will reopen on Tuesday, February 19.