Browsing: Supplier Diversity

A great deal has been said about the dual pandemics of COVID-19 and social justice unrest. The rate of unemployment has spiked as we fight the virus, and this exacerbates calls for changing how we understand community health and wellness from a public policy standpoint. We’re also bombarded…

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First, I hope you are all staying healthy and safe.  Over the last 30 days we have written about this topic twice and I am hoping that three times is the charm.  If you have not looked at your Supplier Diversity (SD) program lately then chances are it’s…

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First, I hope you are all staying healthy and safe.  Since March we have been dealing with two major global crises – COVID 19 and severe social unrest.  As Strategic Sourcing & Supply Chain professionals we have been struggling with how to help our organizations deal with all…

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As Strategic Sourcing or Category Management professionals you are all familiar with Supplier Diversity.  You may have quotas or “set-asides” that dictate what percentage of your spend must go to “diverse” suppliers based on internal policy, customer mandates or federal regulations.  You have definitions around what is a…

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