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What Every Supply Chain Graduate Should Know

Congratulation you just received your degree in supply chain management. You have chosen a rewarding, challenging and oftentimes frustrating profession. The business schools do an excellent job teaching the theory of supply chain management but it never comes close to … Continue reading

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5 tips to Career Pathing the Material Management Field

The field of material management is a vast and rewarding. Material management or logistics should receive more visibility as a career option to prep school students.   Unfortunately our educational system does little to bring awareness to this field. If … Continue reading

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ISM CPSM Certification Now More Inclusive!

Great news ISM (Institute of Supply Management) has expanded their CPSM (Certified Professional in Supply Management) certification to be more inclusive while also discontinuing the CSM (Certified in Supply Management). I applaud these moves by ISM, it reflects their willingness … Continue reading

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Explain it with IQR !

Are you constantly tasked to reduce inventory? Having difficulty explaining proper inventory levels to higher ups that only see dollars? Is it to the point whereas you’re reducing the good inventory along with the bad? It’s time to adopt Inventory … Continue reading

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