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In this issue, delve into the future of supply management with the cover article, “Fulfilling Future Needs,” about emerging roles and the skills that will be needed to perform them. Additionally, read how universities are preparing supply management students through how and what they teach, and how the “America’s Supply Chains” executive order could lead to structural changes in sourcing. Also, learn how early procurement involvement and a change-management approach have made a difference at Sandia National Laboratories.

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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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Most Recent Articles

  • The Monthly Metric: Safety-Stock Level

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    Changing Classrooms, Evolving Education

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    Taking Aim at Strategic Targets

    Laura Lovato, MBA, CFCM, CPCM, PMP, Nando Betancur, MBA, CPSD, James Burt, MBA, CPSM, CPSD, PMP

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The Procurement Renaissance

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

George Chang
GE Aviation

Norbert Dean, CPSM
Carnival Cruise Line

Thomas W. Derry

Kimberly DeWitt, CPSM
CF Industries


Miguel Gonzalez

Michelle Hawkins, PMP
Charter Communications

Howard Levy
Zimmer Biomet

Hemant Porwal, CPSM
WESCO Distribution, Inc.

Kristopher Pinnow, CPSM
Collins Aerospace
A United Technologies Company

Stacey Taylor
TriMark USA

Jeffrey P. Wincel, MBA, D.Min.

Susanna Zhu
The Hershey Company

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