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April 2002, Vol. 14, No. 4


  • In This Issue Members Only Content

    The Institute for Supply Management™ has received approval from the Board of Directors to offer an advanced degree in supply management. The green light from the Board will enable ISM staff to develop the timeline for implementation, develop curriculum materials, and pursue accreditation from the appropriate accrediting bodies. While many of the details are still in development, the courses will be offered in a variety of formats including traditional face-to-face instruction in groups, online learning, and other technologies.

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

    If your program has been assigned an ISM program number, it does not mean the program content has been approved by ISM. When advertising, please feel free to note in your literature that program participants will earn Continuing Education Hours that may be applied toward ISM C.P.M. recertification and/or A.P.P. reaccreditation program requirements. Please use the following wording:

  • Liner Notes Members Only Content

    To benefit our Conference attendees, ISM will host the 2nd annual Career Center at the 87th Annual Conference in San Francisco, on May 6, 2002. Upon Conference registration, supply managers will have the opportunity to:

  • Affiliate Support Members Only Content

    Below is the list of ISM seminars for the months of May and June 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 (www.ism.ws) and select the Seminars and Online Learning link.

  • Reminders Members Only Content

    Please submit your Annual Affiliate Officers Update Form to Christine Hudgins at ISM Headquarters by May 15, 2002. If you have any questions, or require extra forms, contact Christine at 800/888-6276 or 480/752-6276, extension 3070. The form is also available online at www.ism.ws/tools/AffiliateOfficerUpForm.cfm.