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Student Success Story – CPIM Training

This success story is from a student who has attended on-site CPIM training. The instructor he speaks of is Mr. Bob Ratcliffe, one of APICS San Gabriel Valley’s instructors, who is also a past president and a current board member of the APICS San Gabriel Valley Chapter. Success Story The APICS courses have been a

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Case Study: How Big Box Retail Sales Practices Derailed a Quality Product

This three-part case study describes how a client’s retail customer was inadvertently derailing the client’s sales, the investigation to determine the exact factors and what was done to fix it. Results: Not only did the client become much higher profile to the customer’s retail staff, but going that extra mile – providing meaningful sales training

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Winter 2016 Training Classes – New Dates

Please note that our three Winter 2016 CPIM class start dates have changed. Class Name New Start Date Day of Week # of Sessions Basics of Supply Chain Management (BSCM) Jan. 25, 2016 Mondays 10 Detailed Scheduling and Planning (DSP) Jan 26, 2016 Tuesdays 9 Execution and Control of Operations (ECO) Jan 27, 2016 Wednesday

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Execution and Control of Operations Starts January 27, 2016

The APICS Execution and Control of Operations course starts on Wednesday, January 27, 2016. Course Description Execution and Control of Operations (ECO) is a CPIM training module that teaches you how to translate plans into operational activities and define and apply techniques in the operations field. This 9-session course aims your staff at the next

CPIM: BSCM Practice Examination Questions

Hello everyone! Due to popular demand, we have included our next installment of BSCM practice questions.  A big thank you to our friends over at Professional Test Pro as these questions are similar in format to what is offered on their outstanding exam simulators.  Professional Test Pro offers exam simulators for all CPIM and CSCP

Interested in a CPIM?

The answer is yes to all of you reading this post. We currently have classes Monday and Tuesday evenings at Domenico’s Italian Restaurant in Monrovia. If you are interested in seeing what a class is like, the instructors, the presentation, the sharing of ideas during class drop me a line and I will arrange for

BSCM Sample Questions (July 2011)

Hello Everyone! Below is a list of five sample questions similar to what you may find on the APICS CPIM Basics of Supply Chain Management (BSCM) examination.  Please feel free to give them a try and check your score!  We will try to post up sample questions on a monthly basis for all CPIM modules

2010 APICS Examination Pass/Fail Rates

Hello everyone! Our students often ask us what the pass/fail rates are for the APICS CPIM and CSCP certifications. Some may view that this knowledge may psyche them out when taking the exams; others may find this information valuable for use in their exam preparation. I am of the latter opinion; I believe that this