Global Services is an integrated media brand with a portfolio offering that includes a magazine, a website, events, a newsletter and customized solutions. Its audience consists of corporate professionals engaged in the sourcing and management of business and technology services. Global Services is owned by CMP-CyberMedia LLC. The editorial team is co-located in the United States and India.
International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP)
The International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP), the field's first truly global professional membership organization, helps companies increase their outsourcing success rate, improve their outsourcing ROI, and expand the opportunities for outsourcing across their businesses.
CEO is the leading international journal covering the CEO's evolving mission and responsibilities through analysis, case-studies & interviews. Published in March and September, this unique journal addresses the most pressing business challenges where the CEO needs to lead from the front: Corporate Strategy, Finance & Investment, IT & Communications, Human Capital Management, Outsourcing and Technology.
Institute for Supply Management
One of the most respected educational associations in the United States, ISM is a communication link with more than 48,000 purchasing and supply management professionals. ISM provides national and international leadership in purchasing and materials management, particularly in the areas of education, research, and standards of excellence.
The Center for Advanced Purchasing Studies (CAPS)
A non-profit, independent research organization co-sponsored by Arizona State University College of Business and the National Association of Purchasing Management. Its mission is to help organizations achieve competitive advantage by providing them with leading-edge research to support the evolution of strategic purchasing and supply management.
The Shared Services and Business Process Outsourcing Association (SBPOA) is a membership organization for executives, managers, consultants, administrators, and educators, with a professional interest in gaining a better understanding of what it takes to setup and lead best-in-class Shared Services or successful BPO activities.
The SBPOA was founded in 2002 in the belief that corporations, public sector organizations and individuals, even those with substantial expertise in establishing and managing Shared Services or Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) activities, will benefit from sharing knowledge and experience in this constantly evolving field. In late 2002 the SBPOA incorporated akris.com the largest online source of independent information on shared services and BPO.
Sourcing Interests Group
The Sourcing Interests Group assists members in learning from each other's experiences in outsourcing, alliances, procurement, E-Commerce and shared services. Interest areas include Information Technology, Corporate Support Services, Business Processes and Supply Chain.
The World Information Technology and Services Alliance (WITSA) is a consortium of 46 information technology (IT) industry associations from economies around the world. WITSA members represent over 90 percent of the world IT market.