The Human Capital Media (HCM) Research and Advisory Group is the research division of Human Capital Media, publisher of Chief Learning Officer, Talent Economy and Workforce magazines. The Research and Advisory Group specializes in partnered custom content solutions customizable and proprietary deliverables that integrate seamlessly with existing sales and marketing programs. Leveraging our access to senior-level decision-makers and proven HR industry expertise, we undertake market and thought leadership research in the human resources industry. Creating custom content and presenting thought leadership research are all part of the Research and Advisory Group’s focus.

The HCM Research and Advisory Group delivers:

— Custom white papers
— Benchmarking programs
— Surveys
— Infographics
— Thought leadership

For research inquiries, contact Grey Litaker, Research Director:


Grey Litaker

Research Director

Litaker conducts research analysis and survey design for custom surveys. Litaker studied Liberal Arts and Sciences at Shimer College.

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The Chief Learning Officer Business Intelligence Board

The 2020 Chief Learning Officer magazine Business Intelligence Board survey has closed. Sign up to receive updates on the 2021 Business Intelligence Board and we will send you a copy of the 2020 Learning State of the Industry results.

The Chief Learning Officer Business Intelligence Board (BIB) consists of senior learning and development practitioners, director and above. Approximately 33 percent are from organizations with revenue greater than $1 billion and approximately 25 percent are from organizations with revenue less than $5 million. The majority of organizations represented on the BIB have more than 1,000 employees. Approximately 17 percent of BIB organizations have between 1,000 and 4,999 employees. Approximately 15 percent of BIB organizations have between 10,000 and 49,999 employees. 72 percent of BIB members represent diverse industries ranging from education, consulting services, and health/medical services among others. Approximately 22 percent of BIB member organizations are Fortune 100 or Fortune 500 companies. Government agencies and non-profits are also represented in the BIB membership. 80 percent of the members are from U.S. headquartered organizations, 5 percent from Canada and the rest are headquartered internationally.

If you have questions about joining any of our research boards, please email Grey Litaker: