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How  to Pass the CPSM Exam in Less than 30 days

08-06-18 06:42 PM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)
Preparing for a certification exam requires a tremendous amount of dedication and long study hours, and with this, you probably do not believe that you can pass the CPSM exam in less than 30 days. It cannot be denied that your professional and personal life can also affect your preparations for the ...

Supply Chain Management Professionals Spend $19.5 Million, so why aren't they certified

04-14-16 07:53 PM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)

Your purchasing staff is spending an average $19.5 Million per year, so why are they not certified in supply chain management.

I came across this graphic by CAPS Research and found the information very interesting in regards to how much money procurement professionals manage.

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Women are Under-represented in the Supply Chain

11-06-15 11:37 AM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)
Traditionally, the supply chain industry is a male dominated arena, but slowly other sectors are showing signs of change. According to Industry Week post secondaries see strong female enrollments and the women in the sector indicate that work in the supply chain is strongly suited to female work...

5 Reasons Why Female Supply Chain Officers are better

11-06-15 11:30 AM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)
5 Reasons Why Female Supply Chain Officers are betterThe female professionals are reshaping the landscape of the business industry. In the study conducted by Pepperdine University, women in top positions are beating the industry average in terms of productivity and profitability. Over 52% of manager...

4 Ways to Expand your Career Opportunities

09-21-15 06:22 PM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)
Are you stuck in your job? This article will teach you 4 ways so you can expand your career opportunities.Companies often provide a positive environment for their employees and as a result, their employees exhibit better performance, morale and increased productivity. Despite such positive working e...

Understanding China’s Turmoil through Supply Chain

09-10-15 07:07 PM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)
Near-shoring contributes to the decline on China’s market. In the article published by David Simchi-Levi in Harvard Business Review, he pointed out that the currency devaluation and slowdown of China’s economy is brought about by the acceleration of “near-shoring” or the practice of producing clos...

Handling Logistics Efficiently

08-18-15 05:58 PM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)
Logistics manages the inquiries of what, where, how and when materials must be supplied from where to where, in what manner if it be transported, and when must it touch base for the whole operation to advance easily with negligible intrusions. The logistics chain in any operation is hard to oversee,...

Tips on how you can become great logistics leader

08-18-15 05:50 PM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)
Incredible leaders relish and look for obligation and responsibility. They motivate certainty, win the hearts and psyches of their group, and draw out their best, whether on the stockroom floor or in the official wing.Organizations in the mid 21st century may be on the very edge of a leadership emer...

Why it is not convenient to have an MBA now

07-20-15 07:15 PM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)
Florida - A new trend in supply management was noted last year. Most supply management professionals and procurement officers are no longer pursuing Masters in Business Administration. Instead they are taking an exam, which will enable them to become a Certified Professional in Supply Management or ...

Get a “YES” every time you negotiate

07-07-15 07:38 PM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)
  We use our negotiation skills everyday. In fact, we started to harness our negotiation skill even as a kid. Do you still remember the moment when you convinced your mom to buy you a toy? Our skills in negotiation gradually improved when we reached our adulthood. In conducting business transac...

Become an equipped supply chain professional this 2015

06-10-15 04:54 PM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)
It’s almost midyear already and you’re planning to level up? Of course it’s not yet late. You still got a big chance of making it! If you are qualified for a Certified Professional Supply Managerial position then what’s the wait? Grab the opportunity of changing your life, your salary and more so, y...