Having a Knowledge Retention & Management Plan

In a recent blog post, Zoe Meinecke of Openview Partners wrote about the symptoms that are present in organizations that lack a knowledge retention program. As she points out in the following quote, knowledge management is often more theoretical than it is practical, leaving leadership teams with a significant (and costly) void of actionable information. “In […]

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Procurement Needs Actionable Intelligence

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Procurement professionals have significant supplier and market intelligence needs. Whether for strategic sourcing, category management, supplier relationship management, or new solution innovation, actionable information is a key input for strategic procurement teams. And this information must be up to date and trustworthy in order to increase procurement’s impact on the organization. Procurement gathers information and […]

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tealbook CEO Stephany Lapierre Recognized as a Supply & Demand Chain Executive “Pro to Know”

tealbook CEO Stephany Lapierre Recognized as a Supply & Demand Chain Executive "Pro to Know"

Toronto, Ontario – Feb. 27, 2017 – PRLog — tealbook announced today that CEO Stephany Lapierre has been selected as a 2017 ‘Pro to Know’ by Supply and Demand Chain Executive Magazine. The provider Pros to Know is a listing of individuals from a software firm or service provider, consultancy or academia who helped their supply […]

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The Multi-dimensional ROI of Sharing Information

In a recent HBR article titled, “The Neuroscience of Trust,” researcher and professor Paul J. Zak discussed a decade’s worth of findings about the role trust plays in business. He studied the physiology of trust: what natural conditions foster or suppress it, the impact its presence or absence has on an operation, and how we […]

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WANTED: Suppliers of Lifescience Companies

Are you a supplier of the following products and services? If you are, tealbook wants to hear from you! CRO, Patient Recruitment, CMO, Materials, Equipment, Transportation, HUB, Logistics, Market Access, Patient Adherence, Medical Communications, Medical Writing/Publication, Consultants, Social/Digital, Media, Advertising, Multi-Channel, PR, KOL Management, Meetings/Events, Sales Training, IT… and all other suppliers to lifescience companies! […]

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Using Social Data To Help Identify Suppliers

Stephany Lapierre, Founder and CEO of tealbook, recently had the opportunity to record a podcast with My Purchasing Center Editor Susan Avery about the importance of including social media and the intelligence of your suppliers in the discovery process. I thoroughly enjoyed both topics – and you can hear the podcast here or read the transcript of […]

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Inspired Entrepreneur – A Short Story That Led to Collective Supplier Intelligence

tealbook Founder and CEO, Stephany Lapierre, was recently featured on the global entrepreneurial networking site beeleev. Read her thoughts on the entrepreneurial process: I’ve founded two companies in the last 9 years. And while it is not necessarily a pace I would recommend for everyone (especially if you have young kids!), the entrepreneurial process is […]

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Procurious’ Big Idea Summit: tealbook Founder and CEO Stephany Lapierre’s BIG Idea

When I received the request from Procurious asking me to share my Big Idea, I was thrilled but wasn’t quite sure where to start. There are so many! Launching tealbook, is a big idea in itself. Providing companies with their own trusted, collective supplier intelligence is changing the way procurement and sourcing access and share supplier information. That’s BIG! […]

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Can you guess what is the most credible source of supplier intelligence?

Our team recently issued a survey amongst procurement professionals to support a white paper sponsored by tealbook. We collected a lot of valuable data to validate procurement’s challenges, which will help communicate the value of quickly accessing credible internal and external supply market intelligence to empower sourcing and procurement’s efforts. The one result that struck me […]

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Explaining tealbook

tealbook is simple to use, but not so simple to explain. Mostly because tealbook’s value is different based on everyone’s objectives. Differing objectives aside, what we know for sure is that when sourcing is empowered with comprehensive, credible, and up-to-date supplier information, it helps ensure success right from those critical first steps of due diligence. tealbook also […]

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