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Unsolvable Problems
by J. Brian Atwater, CPIM, and Paul Pittman, PhD, CFPIM, CSCP, Jonah
Reveal creative business strategies with polarity management

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How to Disrupt a Business
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Shared Strategies

By Gary A. Smith, CFPIM, CSCP
Unite your company's vision with its operating plan

Lean and Agile
By Ehap Sabri, CFPIM, LSSMBB, and Salim Shaikh, CPIM, CSCP
Achieving peak levels of sales and operations planning

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APICS Operations Management Body of Knowledge (OMBOK) Framework


This edition contains sections on risk management and sustainability, highlighting the emerging areas of corporate social responsibility, closed loop manufacturing, and disruption risks.
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The APICS Dictionary, 14th edition, is unparalleled in its representation of the lexicon of supply chain and operations management.

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Investment Challenges Arise for Clean Tech
By Abe Eshkenazi, CSCP, CPA, CAE
For so long, it seemed that green tech was the “wave of the future,”...

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The Production and Inventory Management Journal

The P&IM Journal gives you access to analysis of and insights into emerging concepts in supply chain and operations management.

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Access APICS research reports, folios, career packs, and more to ensure you are up-to-date and prepared to enhance the practices and productivity at your organization. Supply chain and operations management trends often act as an indicator for trends in the larger global economy. Access APICS research reports, folios, career packs, and more. With APICS research, you will:

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