The Purchasing and Supply Manager s Guide to the C P M Exam

Author: Fred Sollish
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0782150829
Format: PDF, Docs
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Real World Scenarios for Practical Insights into the Field ofPurchasing and Supply Management Whether you're a purchasing or supply management professionalseeking to validate the skills and knowledge acquired through yearsof practical experience, or a relative newcomer to the fieldlooking to strengthen your resume, the C.P.M. certification fromthe Institute for Supply Management (ISM) provides you with themeans to do so. The Purchasing and Supply Manager's Guide to theC.P.M. Exam was developed to help you prepare for the four modulesthat comprise the C.P.M. exam, and includes additional study toolsdesigned to reinforce understanding of crucial subject areas. KEY TOPICS INCLUDE: Purchasing Process. Identifying requirements, preparation ofsolicitations, supplier analysis, contract execution,implementation, and administration. Supply Environment. Negotiations, information technology,quality issues, internal relationships, and externalrelationships. Value Enhancement Strategies. Sourcing analysis, supply andinventory management, value enhancing methods, forecasting andstrategies. Management. Management and organization, and human resourcemanagement. This Study Guide is not sponsored by, endorsed by, or affiliatedin any way with the Institute for Supply Management (ISM). ISM andC.P.M. are trademarks or registered marks of the Institute forSupply Management. This publication may be used in assistingstudents to prepare for the C.P.M. exam, but neither Harbor LightPress nor ISM warrants that use of this publication will ensurepassing of the exam. Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials arenot included as part of eBook file.

The Guide to National Professional Certification Programs

Author: Philip M. Harris
Publisher: Human Resource Development
ISBN: 0874256321
Format: PDF
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The job market continues to change. Highly skilled and specialized workers are in demand. Traditional education cannot meet all the needs to create specialty skill workers. Certification provides up-to-date training and development while promoting individual or professional skills and knowledge in a focused manner. Certification as a way of continuing professional eduction can also be more cost effective.

Handbuch Industrielles Beschaffungsmanagement

Author: Dietger Hahn
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
ISBN: 3663015823
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Hochkarätige Wissenschaftler und Führungskräfte aus dem In- und Ausland stellen ihr Wissen über ein professionelles Beschaffungsmanagement vor. In der 2. Auflage werden aktuelle Entwicklungen des modernen Beschaffungsmanagements, wie E-Markets, Cooperative Sourcing, Logistikzentren und Industrieparks, International Purchasing Offices etc. sowie die Einbindung der Beschaffung in Supply Chain Management-Konzepte, integriert.

Purchasing and Supply Management

Author: David J. Pooler
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1461560276
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Purchasing and Supply Management includes the latest management, procurement, and negotiation techniques and the authors have taken great care to integrate the impact of global commerce on the buyers job. Historically, purchasing evolved as a weak part of manufacturing, gained its independence, and expanded to a financial contributer to a company's success. A major challenge of the buying job is to manage supply management. To do this, the buyer must know and use the full range of techniques and procedures available to the true professional. This book is dedicated to these functions of supply and all they entail.

The Definitive Guide to Supply Management and Procurement

Author: CSCMP
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 0133449033
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Drive sustainable supply chain competitive advantage through more effective supplier management and procurement: reduce costs, improve quality, and deliver better service for all customers. This is the most authoritative, complete guide to planning, implementing, measuring, and optimizing supply management and procurement processes. Straight from the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP), it brings together up-to-the-minute principles, strategies, and decisions for all relevant processes, strategies, and tactics. Step by step, The Definitive Guide to Supply Management and Procurement covers all this, and more: Basic supply management concepts, purposes, and goals Linkages between procurement and other business functions Day-to-day transactional and long-term strategic activities Category analysis, supplier selection, contract negotiation, supplier relationship management, and performance evaluation Principles and strategies for establishing efficient, effective, and sustainable operations, from sourcing teams to supplier rationalization Technology for spend analysis, competitive bidding, eProcurement, eSourcing, auctions/reverse auctions, contract compliance, performance management, and more Requirements and challenges of global sourcing, including insource vs. outsource decisions; TCO analysis; risk management; negotiations, and supplier contract compliance Best practices for assessing performance using standard metrics and frameworks