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Table of Contents

Vol. 20, No. 3
March 2009


    The Human Factor Members Only Content

    Organizations are under close scrutiny in a tight economy, and addressing social responsibility challenges can be a powerful opportunity for services industries to rise above the fray.
    Lisa Arnseth

  • China Offers Advancement, Cultural Opportunities Members Only Content

    Expatriates from the People's Republic of China can bring back a wealth of knowledge and experience for their organizations to gain a competitive advantage in this dynamic market.
    John Yuva

  • Transformation Occurring In South Africa Members Only Content

    As a country rich in culture, South Africa is evolving into an economic and social magnet with exports the key to its growth.
    Carl Coetzer


  • Impact of Financial Turmoil Members Only Content

    Editor's Page: Supply Management Buzz
    New survey data shows impact on capital spending and production capacity.
    Terri Tracey, CAE, Editor

  • Are You Up to the Challenge? Members Only Content

    Executive Access to the CEO
    The Institute for Supply Management™'s CPSM® qualification exams reflect a variety of current and future topics for supply management professionals.
    Paul Novak, CPSM, C.P.M., A.P.P., CEO

  • CPOs' Priority: Manage Risk Members Only Content

    Out In Front: Leading People, Leading Organizations
    The turbulent economic waters of today's business environment call for collaborative supplier relationships and tools to assess your suppliers' financial exposure.
    Fred Heegan

  • Better Fuel Supply Management Members Only Content

    Tapping Into ... Energy Management — Optimize Your Fuel Buying
    With fuel prices dropping to the lowest levels in months, now is the time for supply management professionals to re-examine and restructure their fuel supply lines.
    J. Alexander and Douglas Haugh

  • Supply Chain Environmentalism Members Only Content

    Sustainability: Responsible Supply Management
    The birth of a market-based solution to the greenhouse gas crisis brings the potential to drive benefits not attainable through regulation alone.
    Lawrence Goldenhersh

  • The Aware Leader Members Only Content

    Personal Connections: Work. Life. Balance.
    In today's turbulent world, you are asked to manage increasing complexity. By vigilantly practicing the skill of awareness, you can make the most of emerging possibilities.
    Randy Emelo


  • Just in Time - March 2009

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  • Importance and Implementation Members Only Content

    CAPS Research: Promoting Supply Management's Best Practices
    A recent CAPS Research report assesses both the importance and implementation of various supply strategies. The gaps can help organizations establish priorities.
    Roberta J. Jennings

  • ISM News - March 2009

    This article is not available online.

  • Beyond Borders Members Only Content

    International Insights
    Lisa Wolters-Broder

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