The Procurement and Supply Manager s Desk Reference

The Procurement and Supply Manager s Desk Reference

This work is educational, informative, and certainly, most practical." —Peter Sterlacci, Director, Professional Development, San Jose State University "Complete with useful information-the authors are extraordinary experts in the field of ...

Author: Fred Sollish

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470130889

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 512

View: 205

Categories: Business & Economics

Facilities Manager s Desk Reference

Facilities Manager s Desk Reference

With a clear practitioner perspective the book covers both hard and soft facilities management issues and is presented in an easy to read, concise format.

Author: Jane M. Wiggins

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1444320475

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 568

View: 154

In the course of their work, the facilities manager will face arange of complex and often challenging tasks, sometimes concernedwith a single business premises, often across an entire propertyportfolio. To help with those tasks, the Facilities Manager'sDesk Reference provides the facilities manager with aninvaluable source of highly relevant, practical information on theall the principal facilities management services, as well asinformation on legal compliance issues, the development ofstrategic policies and tactical best practice information. With a clear practitioner perspective the book covers both hardand soft facilities management issues and is presented in an easyto read, concise format. The Facilities Manager's DeskReference will be a first point of reference for all busyfacilities managers and will save them time by providing access tothe information needed to ensure the safe, effective and efficientrunning of any facilities function. It will also serve as a usefuloverview for students studying for their professional and academicqualifications in facilities management.
Categories: Business & Economics

Studyguide for Purchasing and Supply Management by Al Leenders Et

Studyguide for Purchasing and Supply Management by Al   Leenders Et

Cram101 Just the FACTS101 studyguides give all of the outlines, highlights, notes, and quizzes for your textbook with optional online comprehensive practice tests. Only Cram101 is Textbook Specific. Accompanys: 9780072370607 .

Author: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Publisher: Cram101

ISBN: 142880689X

Category: Study Aids

Page: 380

View: 364

Never HIGHLIGHT a Book Again! Virtually all of the testable terms, concepts, persons, places, and events from the textbook are included. Cram101 Just the FACTS101 studyguides give all of the outlines, highlights, notes, and quizzes for your textbook with optional online comprehensive practice tests. Only Cram101 is Textbook Specific. Accompanys: 9780072370607 .
Categories: Study Aids

Security Manager s Desk Reference

Security Manager s Desk Reference

C. Medical supplies . D. Quarters . 1. Sleeping . 2. Separate male and female
employees . E. Sanitation . F. Administrative supplies ( office equipment ) . G.
Emergency repair tools and equipment . H. Procedures for employees to
purchase ...

Author: Richard S. Post

Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann

ISBN: PSU:000012165421

Category: Social Science

Page: 466

View: 159

This quick-access reference provides reliable data on an extremely broad range of security and safety issues. Covers all the policies, procedures, and operations necessary to the Security Manager.
Categories: Social Science

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

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

Management. Management and organization, and human resource management. This Study Guide is not sponsored by, endorsed by, or affiliated in any way with the Institute for Supply Management (ISM).

Author: Fred Sollish

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780782150827

Category: Computers

Page: 478

View: 722

Real World Scenarios for Practical Insights into the Field of Purchasing and Supply Management Whether you're a purchasing or supply management professional seeking to validate the skills and knowledge acquired through years of practical experience, or a relative newcomer to the field looking to strengthen your resume, the C.P.M. certification from the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) provides you with the means to do so. The Purchasing and Supply Manager's Guide to the C.P.M. Exam was developed to help you prepare for the four modules that comprise the C.P.M. exam, and includes additional study tools designed to reinforce understanding of crucial subject areas. KEY TOPICS INCLUDE: Purchasing Process. Identifying requirements, preparation of solicitations, supplier analysis, contract execution, implementation, and administration. Supply Environment. Negotiations, information technology, quality issues, internal relationships, and external relationships. Value Enhancement Strategies. Sourcing analysis, supply and inventory management, value enhancing methods, forecasting and strategies. Management. Management and organization, and human resource management. This Study Guide is not sponsored by, endorsed by, or affiliated in any way with the Institute for Supply Management (ISM). ISM and C.P.M. are trademarks or registered marks of the Institute for Supply Management. This publication may be used in assisting students to prepare for the C.P.M. exam, but neither Harbor Light Press nor ISM warrants that use of this publication will ensure passing of the exam. Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.
Categories: Computers

Supply Chain Redesign

Supply Chain Redesign

In this book, leading supply chain experts Robert Handfield and Ernest Nichols review the state-of-the-art in supply chain management, identify emerging trends that will lead to even greater change, and present powerful new strate-gies for ...

Author: Robert B. Handfield

Publisher: FT Press

ISBN: 0130603120

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 371

View: 637

The authors identify key emerging trends and drivers in supply chain management, introduce powerful new strategies for redesigning supply chains, and present comprehensive global case studies showing how Nortel and General Motors have transformed their own supply chains to optimize value and drive out costs.
Categories: Business & Economics

Proactive Purchasing in the Supply Chain The Key to World Class Procurement

Proactive Purchasing in the Supply Chain  The Key to World Class Procurement

“Toward the Development of a Supply Chain Management Paradigm: a
Conceptual Framework.” The ]ournal of Supply Chain Management Spring (2004
): 27. Giannakis ... The Procurement and Supply Manager's Desk Reference.
New York: ...

Author: David N. Burt

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071770613

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 736

View: 252

Resource added for the Business Management program 101023.
Categories: Business & Economics

MILSTRIP MILSTRAP Desk Guide

MILSTRIP  MILSTRAP Desk Guide

Reverse MOV Transactions for AVDLR Conversion Supply Status Card for
AVDLR Conversion Status Report on Partial ... Item Establishment Card based
on IM supply management decision . ... Reporting of purchase of Non - NSN
material .

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ISBN: MINN:31951002960808M

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Page: 67

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The Product Manager s Desk Reference 2E

The Product Manager s Desk Reference 2E

Product managers need to understand how the product is created and delivered
from its point of origin to point of purchase. In most companies, Supply Chain is
the business function or organization that oversees this process. SWOT—A ...

Author: Steven Haines

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071825818

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 784

View: 570

Whatever your business sells, product management is one of the most important functions in the organization's pursuit of profits. With everexpanding globalization and increasingly fierce competition, the stakes are higher than ever--and the room for error narrower than ever. Introducing a brand-new Product Management Life Cycle (PMLC) model, The Product Manager's Desk Reference, Second Edition, provides the knowledge, tools, and insight you need to establish yourself as a cutting-edge product manager who contributes measurably to your company's success. In this fully revised edition of the definitive product management guide, veteran product management thought leader and practitioner Steven Haines clearly illustrates the entire product life cycle, from beginning to end. The Product Manager's Desk Reference is packed with an array of best practices and helpful hints that are critical to the efficient management of products. Written for practitioners by a practitioner, The Product Manager's Desk Reference explains how to: Choose and justify which products to build Plan for their profitable creation and deployment Develop and launch them Manage them once they enter the market Gracefully retire them and replace them with new products Efficiently allocate investments across all of the products in an organization The Product Manager's Desk Reference embodies everything "product management." It is a comprehensive, versatile, must-have resource for anyone who works in any company, in any industry, who seeks to successfully and profitably market and manage products and services. PRAISE FOR The Product Manager's Desk Reference: "There are some books that are destined to become classics in their field. The Product Manager's Desk Reference by Steven Haines is one of those books. Anyone working not just in product management but also marketing and business development should take the time to read and absorb the comprehensive body of knowledge that Steven has organized around product management." -- AMANDA NOZ, Head of Positioning and Messaging, Alcatel-Lucent "Steven has done an excellent job of bringing a standard definition of the roles and responsibilities of this 'accidental profession' to the industry, and has provided a path along with tools to improve your skills within the product management profession." -- BRIAN WEBER, Manager of Product Management, Thomson Reuters "Steven Haines covers this multifaceted topic in a systematic manner that makes the book easy to navigate. His groundbreaking proposal that product management become a formal discipline is an accurate reflection of the acute need for these skills in the business community." -- DAN O'DAY, Senior Director, Product Management, Thomson Reuters "From now on, this book will stand as an important reference point for all product management teams." -- MARK ELLIOTT, Vice President, Product Management, Smiths Detection "The Product Manager's Desk Reference is a practicial guide to the activities fi rms need to engage in to build the discipline of product management. When actively utilized, the Desk Reference promotes consistency and standardization of methodology, which in turn leads to repeatable process, good decision making, and positive outcomes. This is an incredibly valuable resource." -- DEBORAH LORENZEN, Chief Operating Officer, BNY Mellon University
Categories: Business & Economics

Profit focused Supplier Management

Profit focused Supplier Management

"Profit-Focused Supplier Management"is the first book written to address suppliers as ongoing business management opportunities.

Author: Pirkko Ostring

Publisher: AMACOM/American Management Association

ISBN: 0814427553

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 238

View: 219

"Managing suppliers can contribute enormous savings to a company's bottom line, and few companies have done it better than Nokia. In " Profit-Focused Supplier Management," Pirkko Ostring details for the first time the supplier management program that has helped make Nokia the world leader in mobile communications. Drawing from her experience at Nokia, Ostring reveals how to understand and maximize relationships with suppliers to help any company minimize risk and improve profitability in any industry. "Profit-Focused Supplier Management" will motivate top management to uncover more information about their suppliers, enable purchasing managers to select better suppliers, and give business controllers a tool for limiting risks and improving their companies' financial standing. "Profit-Focused Supplier Management"is the first book written to address suppliers as ongoing business management opportunities. The book uses factual examples from companies including Intel and Marconi that provide an easy and interesting way to adopt the theoretical frameworks into practical formats. Additionally, fictional cases, based on the author's findings, illustrate the importance of in-depth analyses."
Categories: Business & Economics

The Product Manager s Desk Reference Third Edition

The Product Manager s Desk Reference  Third Edition

In companies that manufacture or procure physical products, agreed-on sales
forecasts need to be matched to the ... Demand plans describe how the company
will make sure that it can produce or supply the product at the needed time at an
 ...

Author: Steven Haines

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9781260468557

Category: Business & Economics

Page:

View: 674

The definitive guide to product management—updated for a more digital, more global, more competitive business landscape The digital age is here to stay. That means the pace of business change will only increase and competitive forces will challenge you, and your role as a product manager. This is the book that provides the only definitive body of knowledge of product management that you and your product teams can use to optimize your product’s business. The Product Manager’s Desk Reference has long been the go-to resource for product managers who seek to deliver quantifiable benefits to their company. In this fully revised edition of this bestseller, veteran product management thought leader Steven Haines lays out a repeatable process for product management organizational transformation, providing a clear roadmap you can follow to become the entrepreneurial strategic thinker who can drive your organization (and your career) into the future! Packed with important updates and revisions, The Product Manager’s Desk Reference, Third Edition provides essential advice on: Companies with portfolio of digital and traditional products Utilization of various development methods (waterfall and agile) Product design methods to deliver better user experiences Strategic thinking and business analysis Cross-functional product team collaboration Product portfolio management and product discontinuation Room for error in today’s fast-paced business environment shrinks by the minute. Packed with an array of new tools, techniques, and best practices—along with an explicit emphasis on data, analytics, and product performance—this new edition of the definitive product management resource is a timely and actionable guide to kicking your product management strategies into high gear.
Categories: Business & Economics

Equipment Leasing

Equipment Leasing

Equipment Leasing is a practical reference for financial managers who need background information, and an understanding of how leasing can be utilized as a cost-effective means of equipment financing-especially under the new tax law in the ...

Author: Peter K. Nevitt

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 188324966X

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 470

View: 495

Equipment Leasing is a practical reference for financial managers who need background information, and an understanding of how leasing can be utilized as a cost-effective means of equipment financing-especially under the new tax law in the United States. It explores various types of leases, including single investor leases, leveraged leases, tax requirements for true leases' and lease-buy economic analysis. This invaluable resource includes the background and basics of equipment leasing, history of leasing, synthetic leases, financial reporting of lease transactions by lessees, operating a leasing company, and much more.
Categories: Business & Economics

Supply Management and Procurement

Supply Management and Procurement

Read the Reviews: “Supply Management and Procurement contains a wealth of practical knowledge and is a great resource to all who seek to excel in their study of supply chain best practices.” —Les Long, C.P.M., A.P.P., President, ...

Author: Robert W. Turner

Publisher: J. Ross Publishing

ISBN: 9781604270631

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 272

View: 273

Read the Reviews: “Supply Management and Procurement contains a wealth of practical knowledge and is a great resource to all who seek to excel in their study of supply chain best practices.” —Les Long, C.P.M., A.P.P., President, Caterpillar Dealers of North America Purchasing Group “Supply Management and Procurement is a book that imparts tremendous insight and tools for procurement professionals seeking best-in-class advantages for their companies in a simple, understandable, and practical approach.” —Tom Middleton, C.P.M., A.P.P, President, Airport Purchasing Group About the Item: Driven by a down economy and difficult economic realities, many organizations are discovering that what worked well in the past may not be what is needed now to move forward or even survive. This comprehensive and analytical resource draws comparisons between practicing basic procurement and the more advanced modern principles of strategic supply management, and clearly demonstrates how merely practicing the basic procurement principles and methods of the past in our new economy can lead to disastrous consequences. This valuable guide shows readers how to attain best-in-class supply management performance to help insure survival and achieve competitive advantage. For the individuals in the trenches actually doing the work, it shows why strategic supply management and procurement practices are important to their jobs, why and how to use them, and what benefits can be derived from using them. Supply Management and Procurement: From the Basics to Best-in-Class contains proven tools and techniques and a wealth of information that procurement and supply management professionals at any level can use to improve both their organization's performance and their individual performance in real-world situations they face on a daily basis. This unique text is ideal for individual learning, corporate training, and academic course instruction. Key Features: Provides an extended source of knowledge, tools, and techniques to better understand the philosophy of strategic supply management and procurement, and discusses how to facilitate, implement, and manage change from a basic procurement philosophy to a strategic supply management philosophy Emphasizes the value and benefit of integrating new concepts and philosophies into current operations for cost reduction and process improvement, and increases in efficiencies that equate to higher profit margins and greater competitive advantage Examines the various analysis, tools, and techniques used by best-in class strategic supply management organizations and elaborates on each one to demonstrate how to use these tools and techniques in real-world situations so that readers can master them in practice Includes interactive case studies that present situational facts, background information, and research results, and then asks readers to make decisions based on all the facts WAV offers a downloadable Incoterm responsibility chart, a sourcing methodology model, a best-in-class sourcing checklist, and a comprehensive listing of supply and procurement terms and definitions — available from the Web Added Value™ Download Resource Center at www.jrosspub.com
Categories: Business & Economics

Purchasing and Supply Chain Management Strategies and Realities

Purchasing and Supply Chain Management  Strategies and Realities

"This book shows readers how to develop supply chain strategy and implementation and use it gain an advantage in the 21st century competitive marketplace"--Provided by publisher.

Author: Quayle, Michael

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 9781591409014

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 360

View: 760

"This book shows readers how to develop supply chain strategy and implementation and use it gain an advantage in the 21st century competitive marketplace"--Provided by publisher.
Categories: Business & Economics

Purchasing and Supply Chain Management

Purchasing and Supply Chain Management

The authors take an integrated approach, drawing on the many disciplines - from ethics and human resources to supply, sourcing and strategy - that all contribute to a full knowledge of purchasing practice and techniques.

Author: Kenneth Lysons

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 0273694383

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 709

View: 137

The authors take an integrated approach, drawing on the many disciplines - from ethics and human resources to supply, sourcing and strategy - that all contribute to a full knowledge of purchasing practice and techniques.
Categories: Business & Economics

The Risk Manager s Desk Reference

The Risk Manager s Desk Reference

A hospital that follows the more traditional approach of purchasing commercial
insurance should evaluate the services supplied by a carrier or broker and hire
risk management staff to support , but not duplicate , the services required .

Author: Barbara J. Youngberg

Publisher: Aspen Pub

ISBN: MINN:31951D01208527P

Category: Medical

Page: 519

View: 863

The definitive guide to ensure quality in your organization and save thousands of dollars in costly lawsuits. At your fingertips you'll have the information you need on integrating quality assurance and risk management, complying with the mandates of OSHA, and program development. You'll learn how to integrate patient support services and facilitate physician participation. This handy reference offers concise information on your most challenging issues and various ethical issues.
Categories: Medical

Lean Supply Chain Management

Lean Supply Chain Management

Performance measurement tools. Lean Supply Chain Management provides purchasers and supplier development professionals with the tools needed to transform procurement from a mere cost center to a profit generator.

Author: Jeffrey P. Wincel

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 156327289X

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 256

View: 420

Unlike other strategic procurement guides, Lean Supply Chain Management considers an organization's "business condition" as a contributing factor in the development of a strategic procurement strategy. That is, rather than taking a "one-size fits all" approach, the author's more individualized approach illustrates techniques specific to organizations operating in a standard or crisis environment. Highlights include: Methods for developing and tracking strategic procurement initiatives. Planning in the "standard" and "crisis" environments. Coordinating supply chain management and lean manufacturing. Performance measurement tools. Lean Supply Chain Management provides purchasers and supplier development professionals with the tools needed to transform procurement from a mere cost center to a profit generator.
Categories: Business & Economics

Hearings

Hearings

A Government-wide Transportation Management Desk Reference Handbook. ...
necessary to efficient traffic management and other transportation operations
related to procurement, warehousing, stockpiling, and supply distribution
programs.

Author: United States. Congress. House

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:35112104240652

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