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July 2008, Vol. 20, No. 7


  • In This Issue Members Only Content

    ISM is pleased to announce Michael G. Haynes, CPSM, C.P.M., of Surprise, Arizona, as the first Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM®).

  • Affiliate Support Members Only Content

    To date, 55 percent of ISM's 169 affiliates have updated their bylaws to comply with a bylaw change approved by the ISM membership on January 14, 2004. Although each affiliate is its own incorporated organization and, as such, develops its own bylaws and operating policies, ISM requires affiliates to update their bylaws to reflect this change.

  • Upcoming ISM Seminars Members Only Content

    List of ISM seminars for the months of August and September 2008.

  • Professional Credentials (formerly known as Certification) Members Only Content

    Have you been waiting for computer-based testing to take your CPSM Exams? Your wait is over.

  • Spread the Word — Sharing the Value of Supply Management Members Only Content

    ISM Interviews Marketing Communicating Person of the Year Award Winner Robert A. Barwick, A.P.P.

  • Technology Members Only Content

    ISM surveyed supply management professionals during January and February 2008 to determine average salaries in the supply management profession. This report presents the results of that survey based upon salaries earned during the 2007 calendar year.

  • Liner Notes Members Only Content

    ISM's InfoCenter includes a Bid Specifications Database (BSD) that can give you a leg up when putting together a bid, proposal or contract. Rather than starting from scratch, visit the BSD and see if an existing document there can serve as a starting point — or template — for the document you need to produce.

  • Reminders Members Only Content

    2nd Annual Hispanic Executive Supply Management Summit