Become a Rockstar in Supplier Diversity

Randall Mauldin
07-03-18 05:13 PM Comment(s)
Are you looking for a greener pasture? Do you have knowledge in supply chain management and supplier diversity? Are you business minded and you want to contribute something to your organization or community?

Supply Leaders Academy will open a new door for you to explore. In just 5 sessions for over 5 weeks, you will be equipped to build your small business and supplier diversity programs and assist those preparing to take the CPSD™ Exam.

Now you can build your small business and supplier diversity program by joining the sessions of Dr. Randall Mauldin, USMC(ret), CPSM, PMP of Supply Leaders Academy. He is the one who helps professionals just like you to pass the CPSM Exam. Dr. Mauldin has been creating supply chains, managing procurement, and facilitating logistics to create extraordinary value through cost savings and continuous improvement for over 20 years.


Learn how to..develop a small business program, so you can benefit from local vendors

  • Create a supplier diversity program, so you can meet diversity goals
  • Implement a program, so your small business vendors add value
  • Manage your program, so you easily meet business goals


Join this Special Program for supply management professionals who want to transform their small business programs to meet supplier diversity goals.



Set Up Your Small Business and Supplier Diversity Program

This course is designed to help you build your small business and supplier diversity programs 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

The 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 team sessions.


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 and create systems for screening diverse suppliers so you can integrate them with new and existing business, contracts and bidding opportunities. how to establish internal qualifications


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.


About Dr. Randall Mauldin, USMC(ret), CPSM, PMP:

From his 20 years experience in the United States Marine Corps managing all aspects of the supply chain, from procurement to logistics to customer service, Dr. Mauldin understands the value of supply chain management as a strategic part of business operations and how well you spend your money will determine your success or failure.

Jack Quinn Solutions, LLC focuses on helping procurement professionals achieve the highest standard in the purchasing career field. Supply chain management is a strategic part of business operations and our training courses develop Supply Leaders who understand all aspects of supply chain management and possess the leadership skills required to implement strategic solutions with military precision and a “failure is not an option” attitude.

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