CVM Solutions, a Kroll company and leading provider of supplier diversity technology, data, and services, today announced it is offering two resources to help jumpstart companies' supplier diversity programs. More details about these resources are available at http://info.cvmsolutions.com/guide-6-steps-to-getting-your-supplier-diversity-program-off-the-ground and http://info.cvmsolutions.com/enroll-in-email-course-enhancing-your-supplier-diversity-program-to-be-best-in-class.
For companies establishing a formal supplier diversity program or striving to improve their current initiatives, the road is filled with obstacles, including a sustained commitment from executives and time-intensive involvement from managers and staff. Yet, when established and maintained properly, a supplier diversity program can be extraordinarily gratifying for the organization and yield benefits that extend in many directions. CVM's new resources are geared toward companies starting new programs and enterprises looking to improve the effectiveness of their current programs. The resources are:
- 6 Steps for Getting Your Supplier Diversity Program Off the Ground: This e-book offers a guide for organizations looking to establish a supplier diversity program. Topics covered include strategy and policy, identifying and developing opportunities, and tracking progress.
- Enhancing Your Supplier Diversity Program to Be Best-in-Class: This five-week e-mail course offers practical advice for companies to take their supplier diversity programs to the next level. Strategies explored include benchmarking, the importance of buy-in, supplier development, and metrics.
"Supplier diversity is a proactive corporate activity with an overarching goal to ensure an inclusive supply chain," says John Suarez, Marketing Manager for CVM Solutions. "Whether a program is brand new or has been around for years, there is always room for improvement. Our new resources offer advice for getting the most out of supplier diversity initiatives."
For additional information about these supplier diversity resources or CVM's services, visit the company's website at www.cvmsolutions.com.
About CVM Solutions
CVM Solutions, a Kroll Company, is a leading provider of global supplier data and supplier diversity solutions. CVM delivers data, services, and technology critical to supplier data management, and to the advancement of supplier diversity initiatives and corporate sourcing objectives. As a data aggregator and originator for Tier 1 and Tier 2, CVM has partnered with more than half of the Fortune 100 and Billion Dollar Roundtable members to leverage and consolidate supplier information, thus enabling CVM's clients to increase supplier diversity results and take their programs to the next level. For more information, visit www.cvmsolutions.com.