Monthly Archives: December 2010

What Is Diverse?

Supplier Diversity isn’t just about engaging suppliers based on minority of skin color, ethnicity, origin, gender, sexual orientation, veteran experience or physical disability. It really is about making opportunities available – NOT GUARANTEED – to the broadest base of potentially diverse suppliers. Continue reading

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Spotlight on WBENC

Since then WBENC has grown to include fourteen Regional Partner Organizations that certify women owned businesses throughout the United States. Continue reading

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I am the Customer!

Maybe all of us need to re-learn this lesson periodically so we entrepreneurs can be more proactive about our “customer-ness”. Often times we’re so busy running our businesses, providing services for our own customers that we neglect the fact we are another company’s client and a part of their revenue stream. Continue reading

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