Many times this author is asked about which individual certification program is most appropriate for those aspiring to have a career in the field of supply chain management. With multiple certification choices it seems that many are confused as to which certification program will provide the most benefit for that dream job.

I along with Rich Sherman from Trissential were recently interviewed for an article featured on the Software Advice web site titled: Supply Chain Certifications that will Help You to Land a Job. This article provides some good perspectives and considerations regarding four certification options:

Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP)

Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM)

Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM)


We are passing this along since our readers, members of their organizations or aspiring professionals can gain benefit from the perspectives in this article.

Bob Ferrari