Category: Webinars

Services Costs are Rising: Learn 5 Strategies to Survive | Webinar


Services Costs are Rising: Learn 5 Strategies to Survive

With inflation increasing costs and supply chain shortages persisting, CPOs face unprecedented challenges in assuring supply. While you are focusing on solving the immediate challenges of direct materials, you can easily be caught off guard by cost increases from indirect services.

Additionally, as labor rates skyrocket, sourcing teams need to be prepared to address service provider requests for price increases.

Join this webinar as our experts discuss the shifts in the services market, which segments are seeing the greatest pressure, and five steps sourcing teams can take to prepare for and manage the changing service cost landscape.

The webinar will explore:

  • What factors are driving inflation in services costs?
  • What price trends can we expect in outsourced services?
  • What tactics are leading companies using to manage inflationary cost increases?
  • Which of these trends will continue long term?

Who should attend?

  • CPOs
  • Global sourcing leaders
  • Vendor management leaders
  • Procurement leaders
  • Portfolio strategy professionals
  • Category managers
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Bhanushee Malhotra
Practice Director

Profits with Purpose – Is It a Balancing Act or Are There Business Cases? | LinkedIn Live


Profits with Purpose – Is It a Balancing Act or Are There Business Cases?

View the event on LinkedIn, which was delivered live on June 29, 2022.

Many leaders view investment in sustainability as a cost center. However, we’re seeing purpose-driven businesses with sustainability objectives drive profits by enabling cost cuts, improving efficiency, and reducing risk across their environmental footprint and social landscape. They’re also uncovering benefits like increased employee engagement and customer loyalty and are moving the needle on technology innovation and transformational change.

Join this LinkedIn Live event as our experts present compelling business cases for sustainability and reveal key takeaways from our inaugural Sustainability Enablement Technology Services PEAK Matrix® Report, which details ways that providers are helping enterprises realize their sustainability goals.

Participants will learn:

  • How businesses can achieve profits with purpose in their sustainability journeys
  • How to build the business case for sustainability
  • How enterprises across industries are embracing technology to drive purpose-driven growth

Meet the Speakers

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Principal Analyst, Impact Sourcing and Sustainability Research
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Arpita Dwivedi
Senior Analyst
Narayanan Meenakshi
Meenakshi Narayanan

Building Successful Digital Product Engineering Businesses | Webinar

On-demand WEBINAR

Building Successful Digital Product Engineering Businesses

As you are aware, recent advances in technology have led to a massive digital wave in the engineering world, with smart, connected, autonomous, and intelligent physical and hardware products taking center stage.

To meet the needs of the current generation of consumers and provide a rich user experience, tech and engineering leaders, such as yourself, are finding that investments in next-generation technologies and talent have become crucial in successfully building digital product engineering businesses.

Join us as our experts deliver a deep understanding of the digital product engineering market, the trends impacting this space, and potential avenues and opportunities that leaders should examine.

Our experts will explore:

  • The size and expected growth of digital product engineering and how it compares to traditional engineering
  • Digital product engineering spend across industries
  • Relevant use-cases from an enterprise adoption standpoint and what will gain the most traction
  • Approaches to gauging digital product engineering vendor performance
  • The most relevant skillsets for digital product engineering initiatives
  • Challenges enterprises may face when considering a play in this market

Who should attend?

  • CTOs
  • Chief digital officer
  • VP engineering
  • Engineering executives
  • Product managers
  • Product engineering leaders
  • Leads of engineering for product-centric verticals
  • Product engineering strategy leaders
  • Product engineering vendor managers

Conversations with Leaders – Episode 2 | LinkedIn Live


Conversations with Leaders | A LinkedIn Live Series | Episode 2

June 23, 2022 |
9 am CDT | 10 pm EDT | 2 pm GMT | 7:30 pm IST

Our Conversations with Leaders LinkedIn Live series, part of Everest Group’s GBS Leadership Exchange, features GBS executives who have shown significant leadership and innovation in GBS.

Join to learn from and interact in the peer-to-peer discussions on the transformative journeys – including the challenges and rewards – renowned leaders are undertaking in the GBS space.

Episode 2 | Building a GBS During the Pandemic – A Conversation with Jay Desai, Head of Global Business Services at Japan Tobacco International (JTI)

In this episode, Rohitashwa Aggarwal, Vice President, GBS Research and Advisory at Everest Group and guest Jay Desai will discuss Jay’s recent journey of a 1,800 FTE-strong captive operation covering multiple locations in just three years – and how he carried it out with the majority of the migrations occurring remotely due to the pandemic.

Join the conversation to ask questions and hear Jay’s story firsthand, including how the journey began and where they are today, and his key success factors and value proposition levers.

Register Now for the LinkedIn Live event!

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Jay Desai
Head - Global Business Services
Japan Tobacco International (JTI)

Web 3.0 and Metaverse: Implications for Sourcing and Technology Leaders | Webinar


Web 3.0 and Metaverse: Implications for Sourcing and Technology Leaders

The next evolution of technology is upon us, and business leaders are racing to understand new concepts like Web 3.0 and Metaverse – both generating strong reactions from hype acceptance to extreme cynicism. Regardless, organizations that explore the business benefits, experiment early, and work with the right partners are bound to see the full potential of both.

In the coming years, we expect to see business adoption of Web 3.0 and Metaverse in some form or another, as they evolve and expand business boundaries.

Watch this on-demand webinar as our experts deliver their perspectives on Web 3.0 and Metaverse and provide actionable insights to enterprises, service providers, and technology vendors.

What questions will the webinar answer?

  • What is Web 3.0 and Metaverse?
  • How are these relevant to your business?
  • What should you do to source services and technology for these?

Who should attend?

  • CTOs, CDOs, CHROs, CXOs
  • Digital engineering leaders
  • Cloud and edge leaders
  • Heads of sourcing
  • Vendor managers
  • Mixed reality leaders
  • Extended reality leaders
  • Metaverse architects

Direct Sourcing: How to Influence, Adopt, and Execute | Webinar

Everest Group’s Arkadev Basak and Anirudha Kulkarni will be speaking in a webinar titled, “Direct Sourcing: How to Influence, Adopt and Execute.”

The speakers will discuss:

  • Demystifying common misconceptions around direct sourcing
  • Adoption approaches and key elements for a successful program
  • Insights on potential program challenges and how to tackle them
  • What determines success and the benefits of implementing a direct sourcing program

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Tuesday, June 14, 2022, at 10:00 am CDT, 11:00 am EDT, 3:00 pm GMT, 8:30 pm IST


Live, virtual event


Arkadev Basak
Partner, Everest Group

Aniruddha Kulkarni
Practice Director, Everest Group

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2022 State of Global RPO | Webinar

In this webinar, Everest Group’s Aniruddha Kulkarni will share the latest global RPO market data. He will be joined by Chip Holmes of AMS, Cherice Schmidt of KellyOCG, and Rob Navarrette of Willis Towers Watson who will discuss the state of global talent and hiring.

Participants will learn:

  • The current labor market conditions and hiring trends in different regions of the world and how they have changed over the past couple of years
  • The different ways RPO providers are helping bridge the gap between hiring demands and shortage of skills and talent supply
  • Global RPO market shifts, drivers, and outlook

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Thursday, June 9, 2022, at 9:00 am CDT, 10:00 am EDT, 2:00 pm GMT, 7:30 pm IST


Live, virtual event


Aniruddha Kulkarni
Everest Group

Chip Holmes

Cherice Schmidt

Rob Navarrette
Willis Towers Watson

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Platform-based Operating Models: The Key to Unlocking Innovation in Capital Markets | Webinar

Catch Everest Group’s Ronak Doshi on June 9, 2022 for a discussion featuring panelists from Capital Group and Infosys.

The speakers will explore:

  • Evolving priorities for capital markets firms and the challenges with the current model
  • Creating alternate avenues for growth and differentiation
  • The opportunities to leverage a robust foundational infrastructure in a sustainable and resilient manner

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Thursday, June 9, 2022, at 10:00 am CDT, 11:00 am EDT, 3:00 pm GMT, 8:30 pm IST


Live, virtual event


Ronak Doshi
Partner, Everest Group

Patrick Lee
Senior Vice President, Growth Platforms, Capital Group

Nageswar Cherukupalli
Industry Head, Capital Markets, Infosys

Kathy Fuertes
VP and Head of Technology, Retirement Services CoE, Infosys

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How to Effectively Attract and Drive Productivity within the Tech Workforce | Webinar


How to Effectively Attract and Drive Productivity within the Tech Workforce

Access the on-demand webinar, which was delivered live on June 7, 2022.

The pandemic undoubtedly accelerated digital transformation worldwide, creating a booming demand for tech talent that is not slowing down. Businesses need technology-focused workers to help execute existing and evolving digital transformation, adopt new processes, and innovate.

Creating a standout employee value proposition is now a cornerstone of success for recruiting and keeping tech talent. But that’s not the endgame. In this ever-evolving work environment, employers need to constantly refine organizational practices, levers, and metrics to drive productivity among tech workforce and maximize potential.

What questions will the on-demand webinar answer for the participants?

  • What helps attract high potential tech talent, and what is driving them away?
  • Who are some of the best employers of tech talent?
  • What are the prevailing best practices pertaining to productivity measurement and improvement within tech services?

Who should attend?

  • CIOs, CTOs, CDOs, CIOs, CTOs, CDOs
  • EVPs / SVPs / Senior directors of IT
  • Chief talent officer
  • Chief HR officer
  • Director global technology / IT talent strategy
  • Director global workforce planning
  • Director workforce transformation

Process Excellence Unlocked: The Business Case for Process Mining | Webinar

Everest Group’s Amardeep Modi will outline how to think about and build the business case for process mining in this upcoming webinar. Attendees will learn why every business, in every industry, should have process mining on their transformation agenda including – drivers for process mining adoption, applications of process mining, high potential use cases, and business scenario-driven cost-benefit analysis.

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Thursday, June 2, 2022, at 9:00 am CDT, 10:00 am EDT, 2:00 pm GMT, 7:30 pm IST


Live, virtual event


Amardeep Modi
Vice President
Everest Group

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