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Take Your Career to New Heights in 2022

Opportunities in procurement and supply chain management are out of this world -- for people who are qualified. Find your success with CIPS as a partner that can provide you rich resources and globally recognized credentials.
And while you are at it -- you will join a worldwide community of professional colleagues.
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Latest News & Opportunities from CIPS Americas

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The Gordian Knot

Headaches still plague transportation. Two experts from Michigan State University offer some unique perspectives on the causes of the Gordian knot called logistics.

NEWS

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Chinese Supply Struggles

Experts are warning that a number of Covid-related issues are still choking supply chains from China, with no immediate letup in sight.

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ProcureCon Virtual

Meet with peers and sort through the most pressing post-pandemic issues in supply chains at this virtual conference -- dealing with empty warehouses, perpetual disruption, managing stakeholders and other challenges.

Jan. 19, 2022 | 12:00 pm EDT

Resolved: "I will build my career in 2022."

Knowledge is power. Use CIPS knowledge to propel your career to new and exciting places. Start by exploring our free resources. Join to access learning that will help your career take flight.

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Step Up to an MCIPS

The MCIPS certification is a globally recognized standard of knowledge and skills in procurement and supply management. Earning one takes effort and experience -- but well worth it when it helps you power up your career and the organizations you represent.

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Soft Skills Win Relationships

As digital tools take over transactional details in contracts, the soft skills needed to maintain supplier relationships, influence internal stakeholders and communicate successes become even more important. Research the top five soft skills that organizations need to succeed.

KNOWLEDGE

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Intelligence Hub

Unlock resources here to help you do your job. The Intelligence Hub focuses on relevant new topics twice each month, so check in regularly to keep tabs on trends and keep you in synch with the thought leaders in the profession.

Featured Resources in the Americas

Watch and Learn

Watch and Learn

Watch or listen to media featuring CIPS America's sourcing experts and guests.

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Salary Study

Salary Study

See how much procurement professionals in North America are paid.

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CIPS Americas News

CIPS Americas News

See the latest news and sourcing insights from CIPS Americas

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CIPS is...

A professional institute

A professional institute

We are the world’s largest professional body serving procurement and supply and a not-for-profit organization that exists for the public good.

A global network

A global network

We have a global community of over 200,000 procurement and supply professionals and members in over 150 countries.

Quality guaranteed

Quality guaranteed

Our qualifications are recognised by regulators in various countries, demonstrating that they meet specific quality standards.

The Global Standard

The Global Standard

CIPS Global Standard in procurement and supply management sets the benchmark for what good looks like in the profession.

A commercial organization

A commercial organization

We help businesses around the world to excel in procurement and supply, supporting them to raise standards and deliver results.

A membership association

A membership association

We have the largest membership of procurement and supply professionals in the world, covering all industries, sectors and job activities.

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