Commentary and analysis

All items: Succession planning

  • Coronavirus: How can we prepare for a leader falling ill?

    9 April 2020

    With the Prime Minister in intensive care, the Cabinet is finding a new "business as usual" while its leader recuperates. As more organisations could face periods of self-isolation or worse for senior managers, how can they prepare?

  • Is succession planning an outdated concept?

    8 January 2020

    Succession planning often focuses on key leaders in the organisation. But in a changing business environment, planning for the future needs to be far more strategic and widespread, argues Miecha Ranea Forbes.

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