APICS is the leading professional association for supply chain and operations management.

APICS Online Archive

APICS offers its members free or discounted access to a selection of recorded APICS Webinars. These sessions enable you to connect with industry experts for specialized topic-focused education. Each 60-minute event features an educational discussion, case studies, and a Q&A session.

APICS Webinars On Demand cover operations management subjects such as accounting, e-business, forecasting, inventory, lean, management, six sigma, supply chain, theory of constraints (TOC), available to APICS members free of charge or at a discount. Begin exploring one of your APICS member benefits today!

Take advantage of archived APICS online events now.

Selecting the Right Tools to Achieve Your Goals

Presenter: Steve Novak, CPIM, CIRM

Download the webinars

  1. Session 1: Introduction to Selection Methodology
    5 Steps to Success 
    Introduction to the Selection Methodology Homework
    Begin the Selection Process
    Download Session 1 (zip/wmv)
  2. Session 2: Lean
    The Promise of Lean 
    Lean Techniques 
    When to go Lean 
    Download Session 2 (zip/wmv)
  3. Session 3: Six Sigma
    Cutting Through the Six Sigma Hype 
    Six Sigma Techniques 
    When to “Sigmatize” 
    Download Session 3 (zip/wmv)
  4. Session 4: S&OP
    What is This S&OP Thing?
    The S&OP Process
    Why to Implement S&OP 
    Download Session 4 (zip/wmv)
  5. Session 5: Criteria for Performance Excellence
    It's Performance Excellence, Not "Good Enough To Get By"
    The Criteria
    How the Criteria Promotes Excellence 
    Download Session 5 (zip/wmv)
  6. Session 6: Tying it Together
    A Few Other Popular Tools
        ISO 9000
        Theory of Constraints
        The Basics
    Completing the Selection
        Complete the Homework/Selection Process
        Where To Go From Here 
    Download Session 6 (zip/wmv)