This course covers the basics of social procurement; that is, selling your goods and services to larger purchasers; government, corporations, and in large supply chains. The course covers the basics you should think about to expand your understanding of how procurement spending contributes to social and economic development, and how that related to the procurement opportunities available to your social enterprise.
You'll leave this course knowing the basics of social procurement, including the following:
Why social procurement is an important strategy
What social procurement includes
How social procurement can affect organizational and business values
- How to measure the financial and non-financial benefits of social procurement
By completing/passing this course, you will attain the certificate Course Completion Badge
Last Updated: February 15, 2019
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