CEB Procurement Leadership Council is a membership for innovative procurement 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 both your organization's day to day as well as longer-term strategic initiatives. We use relationships and learnings from the best executives 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:
Learn how CEB can help you accomplish your critical procurement initiatives quickly and cost-effectively.
Use Sourcing to Unlock Business
An increasing number of stakeholders find themselves caught up in consensus-buying decisions. Procurement's tool of choice—strategic sourcing—doesn't necessarily make these decisions easier or more efficient. The leading procurement organizations modify the sourcing process to help business partners reach consensus more quickly.
Get more sourcing discipline out of the business by focusing on making it easier for business partners to apply sourcing discipline on their own.
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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
[We] are now in a better position to formulate [our] five-year plan...[CEB] helped to clarify how to incorporate ROI and other important procurement-led activities that generate value beyond cost savings."
Financial Services Industry
I sat down with various executives at our supplier day...and reviewed the voice of supplier diagnostic. Everyone was very supportive and immediately saw the value and used the diagnostic as an effective tool to stimulate productive discussion."