MIT uses The Work Number, a service of Equifax Workforce Solutions, to make it easy for employees and commercial verifiers to verify MIT employment and income. The Work Number is fully compliant with the federal Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA).
VPF recently launched a page on its website that provides information on the Small and Diverse Business Program, which aims to increase MIT’s engagement with small businesses and those with historically underrepresented ownership to provide goods and services to the Institute.
VPF Strategic Sourcing recently added Captions, Transcripts, and Subtitles as a new commodity to the Institute’s roster of Preferred Suppliers, and signed three new captioning agencies as Preferred Suppliers. This initiative was timed to support the MIT community to meet new guidelines on captioning and accessibility.