Earning Your CSCP Is The Way to Stand Out in a Fast-Growing Industry
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By Morgan International Staff Writers
The world’s growing population means that demand for (and delivery of) goods is on the rise, which in turn is creating a boom in the field of transport and logistics. On the one hand this means increasing opportunities for job seekers, but at the same time industry competition is creating a need for certified Supply Chain Management professionals who can bring recognized skills to the table. In fact, whether you’re already in the supply chain & logistics industry or looking to make a career move into it, certification is your passport to standing out from the crowd; it will not only prove you have the skills, but will also show you are committed to working in the industry, and willing to go that extra mile to prove your edge over your competitors.
So which certification to choose? Morgan International offers the APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) certification, a globally accepted credential that since launching in 2006 has been earned by more than 10,000 professionals in 78 countries. Split into three easy-to-follow modules, the course covers a rich and comprehensive field of study that provides a thorough grounding in the fundamentals of supply chain management, APICS supply chain strategy, design, and compliance, and APICS implementation and operations. At the end an exam is taken and. if successful. your subsequent accreditation will send a clear message that you have mastery and specialized knowledge of supply chain and logistics.
While you would be right in thinking this puts you in a prime position for a job opening, it also enhances your potential for promotion and earning power. But you are not the only one who benefits from your APICS CSCP accreditation. CSCP certified professionals are particularly attractive to businesses because of their demonstrable skills that can make a valuable contribution to a company’s performance. These skills include the ability to strategically streamline operations, to effectively manage global supply chain activities with partners around the world, to instill consistency and foster collaboration through best practices, and to understand the valuable technologies that drive planning and management of successful operations.
In essence, the CSCP certification represents a win-win situation: you gain the credentials to help you stand out from the crowd, while businesses gain a skilled employee who can help them rise to new heights.