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Instructor Spotlight: Andy Borchers

    Our Instructor Spotlight is on Dr. Andy Borchers, DBA, CLTD, CPIM. He teaches the CPIM (Certified in Production and Inventory Management) course at UTC. Andy is also a professor of management and associate dean in Lipscomb University’s College of Business.     Marah: What professional experience do you have relating to the course you are teaching? Andy: I have 20 years of automotive industry experience and 24

Getting Deliveries Done: The Life of a Freight Broker

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As long as there is a need for the movement of goods, freight brokers will be in high demand. And, with the rise of E-Commerce, more shipments are being made than ever before. If you have great relational, communication, and organizational skills, you may find that you can not only perform, but excel, as a freight broker. Take a look at the ins-and-outs of freight brokerage and learn how

6 Rewarding Reasons to Become Supply Chain Certified

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Have you considered becoming a Certified Supply Chain Professional, but are still on the fence about beginning the process? There are several benefits to becoming certified (besides having a new, fancy CSCP designation beside your name). Take a look at six rewarding reasons why you should take the leap and begin preparing for the exam. (Disclaimer: Make sure you qualify to earn your designation by visiting the Exam Preparation,

Instructor Spotlight: Chris Barnes

  Our Instructor Spotlight is on Chris Barnes, CPIM, CLTD, CSCP. Chris teaches three courses for CPE: the APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) Certification Review Course, the APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) Certification Review Course, and the APICS Certified in Logistics, Transportation, and Distribution (CLTD) Certification Review Course.  He currently serves as the Executive Director for APICS Atlanta and is also a partner and producer