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Supplier Intelligence

5 Intangible (But Still Important) Benefits of Supplier Diversity

Communicating the benefits of supplier diversity programs and initiatives to your C-suite is essential to your program’s success. But how do you convince a numbers-oriented executive, like your CFO, to buy in to your program? You can bring them charts and graphs reporting the tangible benefits of supplier diversity, such as a stronger supply chain and increased revenue, but what about the intangibles? What about those unmeasurable ROIs that come from having a best-in-class supplier diversity program?

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3 Key Takeaways from the 2017 NMSDC Conference

At the 2017 NMSDC Conference and Business Opportunity Exchange, attendees were offered a selection of technology-focused programming that looked forward to the future of the supply chain. Sessions ranged in topic from cybersecurity and cyber threats to embracing digital disruption and how small businesses can leverage existing technology for success.

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The World of Supplier Diversity—As Seen from Diverse Suppliers

Perhaps the most important aspect of supplier diversity is the diverse suppliers themselves. Thanks to these key vendors, companies can realize the economic, operational, and reputational advantages of a diverse supply chain. At the same time, diverse suppliers are given additional opportunities to thrive and show they can deliver excellence as well as, if not better than, their larger, non-diverse counterparts.

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Which Features Are Important in Vendor Management Software

Supplier diversity programs are typically understaffed and under-resourced, yet the work done by supplier diversity professionals is vital to the health and growth of the supply chain. Adding another element–such as Tier 2 reporting, vetting potential suppliers, or verifying data integrity–might be necessary to grow your supplier diversity program, but who has the time?

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How Can Supplier Diversity Reduce the Risk to an Organization?

“Consolidation is the key to success!” “Streamline your supply chain for maximum efficiency and cost savings!” Sound familiar? We've been told for decades that using a single supplier for as many products and services as possible is a smart business decision.

But what if it's not? What if consolidation is the key to catastrophe?

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For over a decade CVM's mission has remained unchanged: lead the transformation of Supplier Diversity program management and support Supplier Diversity programs. CVM helps corporate supplier diversity programs in every stage of their evolution; from those that are just getting started, to the most advanced, world-class programs. Equipped with unparalleled data intelligence, superior technology and expertise guidance, businesses can effectively establish and advance their Supplier Diversity initiatives.