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March 27, 2017  

ASCI Lounge Podcast - Sheila Benny - Part 1: Mentoring Movement

Sheila M. Benny, Executive Vice President & President-in-training, Optricity Corp. offers a two part series on mentoring. Part 1 addresses why you need a mentor? What is a best practice mentor set up? What is Mentoring in the Moment? Why is mentoring a process and not a program? How do I find a mentor?

March 20, 2017  

ASCI Lounge Podcast - Sharyn Grant - Part 1: Customer Relationship Management

Week 1 Podcast - Customer Relationship Management


In collaboration with ASCI, this is the first podcast in our 8-part mini coaching program. In this series we briefly cover the 8-essential supply chain management processes that make up the Supply Chain Management Framework owned by the SCMi. This podcast is presented by Sharyn Grant, Managing Director of LSC Solutions Pty Ltd.


January 18, 2017  

apicsAU Update December 2016 - An apicsAU Retrospective 001

In an exclusive interview, apicsAU interviews one of the original members of the APICS NSW Chapter established in Australia in 1973, Lloyd Sheather. Lloyd offers a retrospective perspective on the development of APICS Education with the NSW Chapter and comments on production and inventory management as a profession in Australia. 


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November 16, 2016  

apicsAU Update November 2016

In this November update, Clint Bertenshaw - Senior Education, Training and Professional Development Officer, apicsAU and Graeme Barnes - Senior Facilitator, apicsAU discuss virtual classrooms and the introduction of Virtual Classrooms in the apicsAU course offerings.

November 10, 2016  

Thought Leader Series - Episode 008 - Tiz Porreca

This 25 minute interview with guest presenter and event strategist, Tiz Porreca from Ajunjo, gives Smart Conference Corporate Sponsors valuable insights into event sponsorship best practice.

October 17, 2016  

Thought Leader Series - Episode 007 - Mike Goodman

Guest Mike Goodman, facilitator for the Federal Government Entrepreneur's Programme, outlines how the national initiative aims to grow the Australian economy by making SMEs more productive and competitive and how apicsAU members can benefit from the programme.

September 9, 2016  

apicsAU Update September 2016

In the first of what will be an ongoing series, apicsAU Senior Officer for Education, Training and Professional Development, Clint Bertenshaw, discusses the changes that have been implemented within the organisation to better serve new and existing members.

He also discusses the changing face of Membership Organisations in relation to the white paper " Membership Is Dead" written by Belinda Moore, Strategic Membership Solutions (SMS).  The white paper can be viewed here.

August 22, 2016  

Thought Leader Series - Episode 006 - Robert Gallo

In this episode of apicsAU’s Thought Leader series, Robert Gallo, skills adviser for the Industry Skills Fund, explains the process involved in accessing training funding and offers tips for successful submissions.

August 10, 2016  

Career Development Series - Episode 003 - Brendan O’Keefe Part 2

Brendan O’Keeffe, Principal Consultant, Vertical Talent shares the interesting dynamics between HR and Supply Chain regarding personal development plans and up-skilling talent to retain their best people.

July 29, 2016  

Career Development Series - Episode 002 - apicsAU Student: Michelle

One of apicsAU's students, Michelle, talks about her experiences completing the APICS CPIM and how it has helped her in her career.  This is a candid discussion that shows how passion and dedication can really pay off.

July 21, 2016  

Thought Leader Series - Episode 005 - Dr Pieter Nagel Part 1

In this episode Dr Pieter Nagel discusses procurement fraud, why organisations are at risks and how it is not always prevalent in the procurement department.

Register Now for Dr Nagel's two day Procurement Fraud - “Identification, Detection and Prevention” course | NSW | August 2016.

July 13, 2016  
June 10, 2016  
May 14, 2016  

Thought Leader Series - Episode 003 - Tony Broughton Part 3

In the final part to our series Tony Broughton, Managing Director of Supply Chain Squared and Founder of The Operations Academy, discusses innovation and considerations to ensure innovation is not just a buzz word.

April 29, 2016  

Thought Leader Series - Episode 002 - Tony Broughton Part 2

In part two of this three part series, Tony Broughton, Managing Director of Supply Chain Squared, discusses how to be the champion of change.  

April 15, 2016  

Thought Leader Series - Episode 001 - Tony Broughton Part 1

In part one of this three part series, Tony Broughton, Managing Director of Supply Chain Squared, discusses how to navigate change and disruption for the supply chain.