Build Your Supplier Diversity Program In 5 Weeks

Learn how to develop a supplier diversity program, implement diverse supplier initiatives within the organization, and earn instant recognition with the respected certification of diversity program.

Join this Special Program for supply management professionals responsible for supplier diversity and strategic diversity program.

Online Virtual Program

Learn The Secrets to Running Your Own Powerful Supplier Diversity Program

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Completely Set Up Your Supplier Diversity Program

This course is designed to help you build your supplier diversity program and assist those preparing to take the CPSD™ Exam.  The content of supplier diversity management program is based on a job analysis of supplier diversity positions in the following areas:

  • Policies and Planning
  • Sourcing/Supplier Development
  • Finance/Budgeting
  • Metrics/Oversight
  • Training and Development
  • Advocacy/Marketing/Outreach

How it works...

Starts as soon as you register
5 sessions over 5 weeks
Each Week Get Access To A New Webinar
Recorded for Convenient Replay

Five Weeks - Five Sessions - Complete Program

Policies and Planning

Foundation of Supplier Diversity Program
Develop supplier diversity programs and initiatives that align with organization objectives that integrate supplier diversity programs with other corporate diversity and business initiatives. Learn how to consult with and advise senior management on developing and integrating strategies into business practices with diverse suppliers and identifying new opportunities stakeholders with a clear Mission, Vision and Commitment statements that build relationships with internal teams

Sourcing & Supplier Development

Reduce Supply Chain Risk
Develop strategies and procedures for integrating diverse suppliers into the strategic sourcing process by recommending and qualifying diverse suppliers to the sourcing team. Maintain successful relationships with diverse suppliers with resources, coaching and mentoring. Learn how to establish internal qualifications and create systems for screening diverse suppliers so you can integrate them with new and existing business, contracts and bidding opportunities.

Finance and Budget

Bottom Line of Diversity Programs
The bottom line of diversity program is the ability to define and justify Return On Investment (ROI) to appropriate stakeholders. In this session, integrate your diversity program within the organization by establishing annual diverse spend goals and targets. Create support with business units with budget and financial goals for organizational diversity initiatives.

Metrics & Oversight

Measure Success
Measure your supplier diversity programs when you define, install and maintain metrics to measure and report the performance of diverse suppliers throughout the sourcing process. Learn how to monitor progress toward meeting goals and objectives by measuring success so you can recommend actions based on results.

Training & Advocacy

Champion Diversity
Provide training on diverse supplier sourcing principles, including organizational and government requirements so businesses units use diverse suppliers in their procurement processes and business development. Learn how to create a communication plan with marketing tools and rewards/recognition systems that promote supplier diversity with organization-sponsored diversity presentations and events.

Complete Training Totally Online

Virtual Classroom Via GotoWebinar

Training presented via webinar so you experience training just like you were in the classroom, but in the comfort of your office or living room.

24/7 Access – Each sessions is recorded and placed in our private member’s area so you can watch any session again to catch anything you missed whenever you need to.

Lifetime Access – You will receive life time access to the training and live training sessions, so you can maintain your professional skills and Continuing Education Hours required for certification.

What Are You Waiting For?

When you complete this program, you will be ready for diversity certification that demonstrates your value as a business leaders and team member ready to develop of diverse supplier initiatives within the organization and provides instant recognition as a respected professional within the diversity programs.

Learn how to develop a supplier diversity program, implement diverse supplier initiatives within the organization, and earn instant recognition with the respected certification of diversity program.

Join this Special Program for supply management professionals responsible for supplier diversity and strategic diversity program.

Online Virtual Seminar

Learn The Secrets to Running Your Own Powerful Supplier Diversity Program

Click here to reserve your spot...