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Exam 2: Effective Supply Management Performance

5) 6) 7)

Legal implications Supplier Managed Inventory (SMI) Collaborative Planning Forecasting and

8) 9)

Replenishment (CPFR) Product Life Cycle Information Exchange options

  • 3)

    Sources of data used in forecasting

    • A)

      ISM Report On Business® – Manufacturing and Non-Manufacturing

    • B)

      Government publications (international and U.S. domestic)

1.0 Survey of Current Business 2.0 Federal Reserve Bulletin

    • C)

      Private publications

    • D)

      Commercial forecasts

    • E)

      Regional surveys

    • F)

      Internal historical data

    • G)

      Industry sources

    • H)

      Online indices and search engines

  • 4)

    Forecasting methodologies/techniques

    • A)

      Short-term vs. long-term forecasting

    • B)

      Macro- vs. micro-forecasting

    • C)

      Delphi Method

    • D)

      Correlation/regression analysis

    • E)

      Time series

    • F)

      Central tendency

    • G)

      Variability

    • H)

      Analysis of cyclical data

    • I)

      Trend analysis

    • J)

      Decision tree analysis

  • 5)

    Factors that can affect forecasts

    • A)

      Fluctuating leadtimes

    • B)

      Changing labor conditions

    • C)

      Changes in money markets

    • D)

      Political factors

    • E)

      Technological shifts

    • F)

      Climatic conditions

    • G)

      Changes in global trade

2-A-3

Manage forecasted data with suppliers. Knowledge of:

  • 1)

    Elements of Early Supplier Involvement (ESI)

    • A)

      Manufacturing process

    • B)

      Capital acquisitions budget

    • C)

      Product or service development/ implementation

    • D)

      Cost

    • E)

      Quality

    • F)

      Availability

    • G)

      Technology

    • H)

      Design

    • I)

      Product co-development

    • J)

      Cycle time

  • 2)

    Business forecasting models

  • 3)

    Confidentiality issues

  • 4)

    Parameters for disclosure

    • A)

      Product development model

    • B)

      Production plan

ISM CPSM Exam Specifications

2-A

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