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Inside Supply Management Magazine

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Inside Supply Management® is a leading publication for those within the procurement/sourcing and supply chain profession. Our magazine covers essential news, innovative trends, ISM Report On Business® coverage, research analysis, leadership profiles, career strategies and much more.

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  • The ‘Right’ Procurement Metrics

    Dan Belz, Tom Rapp, Bob Tevelson, Matt Lackowski
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    Sue Doerfler
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    Sue Doerfler

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The Inflation Game, 2022: The High Cost of Buying In

Dan Zeiger
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As Ukraine-Russia Tensions Mount, So Do Supply Chain Concerns

Sue Doerfler

In The Current Issue

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    Risk Reduction Through Relationship Enrichment

    Sue Doerfler
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    The Most Precious Cargo

    Dan Zeiger
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    Managing New Roles, Skills and Workplace Changes

    Sue Doerfler, Dan Zeiger

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An Overdue Audible on Risk

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A Growing Need for Workers Means Revamping Processes

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Channeling the Flood of DATA

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The Monthly Metric: Inventory Carrying Cost

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ISM® Board of Directors


Kristopher Pinnow, CPSM

Collins Aerospace
A United Technologies Company


Norbert Dean, CPSM
Vice Chair

Carnival Cruise Line

Thomas W. Derry


Camille Batiste, CPSM, C.P.M.
Archer Daniels Midland Company

Kimberly DeWitt, CPSM
CF Industries


Miguel Gonzalez

Michelle Hawkins, PMP
Charter Communications


Joe Matthews

GENTEX Corporation


Hemant Porwal, CPSM
WESCO Distribution, Inc.

Stacey Taylor
TriMark USA


Judy Whipple, Ph. D.

Michigan State University

Jeffrey P. Wincel, MBA, D.Min.
NXP Semiconductors

Susanna Zhu
The Hershey Company

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