CEB IT Leadership Council for Midsized Companies is a membership for innovative IT leaders 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 employ relationships and learnings from the best IT 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:
Our Latest Research
IT functions have a lot of opportunities—and demands—to improve performance. To help you focus on the right areas, we have developed a peer-based framework, informed by years of practical research on what defines top-performing organizations, to measure the maturity of your IT function and give you an action plan for improvement.
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
The New Performance Expectation
To drive growth today, executives at midsized companies must effectively collaborate with their peers.
Execution Support for the IT Team
Execute on functional priorities and support business objectives in three simple steps.
Adjusting Focus for Advanced Threats
Learn how progressive companies are preparing for advanced persistent threats.
The Future of Corporate
IT: Adaptive IT
To maximize value in an era where technology is everywhere, IT must become adaptive. Learn more about Adaptive IT.
Emerging Technology Roadmap
Download our 2014–2017 Emerging Technology Roadmap, based entirely on input from over 300 midsized organizations and not influenced by vendors.
IT Budget Benchmarking
Download key findings to learn key trends in IT spending and staffing.
Help Desk Benchmarking
Use our interactive help desk benchmarking tool to compare your help desk against peers, develop improvement plans, and defend investment decisions.