Growing Your Company's Leaders

How Great Organizations Use Succession Management to Sustain Competitive Advantage

 Growing Your Company's Leaders

Authors: Robert M. Fulmer, Jay A. Conger
Pub Date: January 2004
Print Edition: $27.95
Print ISBN: 9780814416341
Page Count: 259
Format: Paper or Softback
e-Book ISBN: 9780814427750

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Table of Contents

"1. Succession Management: The New Imperative

A. Historical Development

B. The Re-Invention of Succession Planning

C. Dynamic New Systems

D. Why the Renewed Interest Today

E. Purposes of Succession Management

F. Underlying Dimensions of a Winning Approach

G. Key Dimensions of an Effective System

H. Summary

2. Building a Successful Succession Management System

A. Who Best to Run

B. Case Examples

C. Communicating the Overall Strategy

D. Always Improving the Process

E. It’s Going Nowhere Without the Boss

F. Technology and Overcoming Georgraphy

G. Below the Executive Level

H. Principles of Systems Design

I. So What Have We Learned Thus Far

3. The People Behind Succession Management

A. The Role of 360 degree Feedback

B. Process for Picking Winners

C. Case Examples

D. Identification Tools

E. Talent Pools

F. Competency Models

G. Best Practice Insights

4. Growing Future Leaders

A. Losing the War For Talent

B. The Voice of the Leader

C. Developing a Developmental Perspective

D. Six Developmental Tools That Work

E. Conclusions

5. Measuring and Assuring Success

A. Qualitative and Quantitative Measures

B. Case Examples

C. Key Criteria

D. Future Goals

E. Key Best Practice Insights

6. The Future of Succession Planning"

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