CEB Communications Leadership Council

CEB Communications Leadership Council is a membership for innovative communications executives who want to optimize the performance of their function and business. Our research and insights are rooted in the challenges our members deem most important and span topics that impact your organization's day to day as well as longer-term strategic initiatives. We use relationships and learnings from the best communications leaders to help you and your team save time and make better decisions.

Our Research Focus

Equipping our members with strategic guidance and tactical tools on the topics most important for their function is at the heart of what we do. We don't just point to where you need to go: we provide you with a roadmap and a suite of implementation tools to get you and your team there. Key topics include:

Social Media

Strategic Planning and Measurement

Stakeholder Engagement

Talent Management


How CEB Helps You

Changing Critical Perceptions

Communicators have never faced more competition for attention and influence than they do today. With constant information streams—more sources delivering more messages on more platforms—audiences are overwhelmed with noise.

Although many are taking steps to break through, our research reveals these communicators are not positioning themselves to succeed, as nearly 80% of PR campaigns are bound to fail to change perceptions.

Change Critical Perceptions

Learn the three elements messages need to contain to change perceptions.

Speak with our team to learn more.

Membership Features

Research and Insight: Unique research and tools to help business leaders evaluate new issues and challenges

Proven Best Practices: Tested approaches to solving business challenges from our network of leading companies

Advisory Support: Personalized expert guidance and project support for pending decisions, new tactics, internal presentations, and other needs

Decision and Diagnostic Tools: Customized, actionable views of the most important performance metrics in your function

Peer Benchmarks: Relevant, quantitative data and analysis to help allocate resources and target areas with the highest impact

Executive Networking: On-request advice, feedback, and perspective from peer interaction with hundreds of leading executives

Live and Online Learning Events: A wide variety of events exclusively for senior executives, as well as staff training and skill development opportunities

What Our Members Are Saying

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From Our Blogs

Corporate Communications: Social Media Lessons from Shake Shack
The burger chain's communications team is good at avoiding the temptation to quickly establish a presence on each new social media platform without setting proper objectives first. 05 Apr 2016
Corp Comms: How to Spot Employees Suffering from Change Fatigue
The average firm has been through five major changes in the past three years and only one third were a success. One corp comms team in CEB's networks has a good way to spot where employee performance is slipping as a result of change management. 17 Dec 2015
Corporate Comms: 4 Mistakes To Avoid With Intranets
Many internal comms teams around the world – who typically have responsibility for a company's intranet – struggle to get people to use it. Avoiding four common mistakes will help. 17 Nov 2015

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