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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!

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Members-only: APICS Extra Live: Operating Plans that Really Work

Presented by: Gary A. Smith, CFPIM, CSCP
Vice President, Division of Supply Logistics
New York City Transit Authority

Date: October 17, 2013
Time: 1:00 p.m. CT

Attend APICS Extra Live to gain deeper insight into the September/October article
“Shared Strategies.” The author will share how to craft a multi-year operating plan that
can bridge the gap between strategic plans and annual planning cycles by taking the
long view. Participants will learn why keeping the organization’s vision, mission, and
values at the forefront can bring about best practices that drive successful initiatives
along the multi-year planning horizon.

This is a member-only recorded event. Please login with your member account in the upper-right hand corner of the website or click here to join APICS as a member.


In this APICS Extra Live, you will discover strategies for
  • transforming mechanistic (top-down) change into organic (bottom-up) change
  • using an organization’s strategic plan, mission, and values to identify appropriate best practices
  • developing winning multi-year operating and critical skills plans.