Benchmarking the Procurement Benchmarkers – An Insider’s Guide (Part 2) [PRO]
In Part 1 of this series, we began our coverage of the procurement benchmarking market (starting with non-profit providers such as CAPS Research and APQC) and also dove into some of the organizational questions and issues to consider before embarking down the benchmarking path. In this second installment, we will review some of the major commercial service providers in the market and their respective offerings. Read on for our analysis (including strengths, weaknesses and differentiators) of The Hackett Group (Hackett) and Corporate Executive Board (CEB). Hackett and CEB are big annual checks to write. But are they worth the annual investment? And what can you expect to get out of the relationship? Let us peer behind the ivory wall, as we help you decide which are the best fit for your organization as we continue our analysis that “benchmarks the benchmarkers”.