for the volunteer leadership

June 2002, Vol. 14, No. 6

  • In This Issue Members Only Content

    ISM has three important areas on its Web site ( just for you — its leadership.

  • Affiliate Support Members Only Content

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

  • Technology Members Only Content

    NAPM is now the Institute for Supply Management™ (ISM). As you know, in May 2001 the membership of NAPM voted to change the association’s name from the National Association of Purchasing Management to the Institute for Supply Management™ to reflect the increasing strategic and global significance of supply management.

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

    Why earn a C.P.M.?

  • Liner Notes Members Only Content

    ISM is now offering a new benefit of membership through a cooperative arrangement with PEO Brokerage, Inc. The new benefit is designed to attract supply management individuals from smaller-sized companies into membership.

  • Board of Directors Update Members Only Content

    R. David Nelson, C.P.M., A.P.P., chair of the Board of Directors, has officially called a meeting of the 2002-03 ISM Board of Directors to be held at ISM Headquarters in Tempe, Arizona. The initial session will be called to order on Thursday, August 15, 2002.

  • Reminders Members Only Content

    As of mid-February 2002, ISM no longer mails reports of newly certified, or lapsed certificants. Instead, this information is e-mailed to all affiliate C.P.M. Mail Designates. If your affiliate is not receiving e-mail notifications from ISM Certification, notify us immediately to confirm that we have the proper e-mail address. Also, please inform us if there are any e-mail/personnel changes throughout the year.