Tag: CEO succession

What are the 4 biggest CEO succession risks?

Commencing the process of CEO succession, without first agreeing on the strategy and market factors that impact the role, is the highest risk to successful CEO succession, according to a Korn Ferry research report. Board members may assume they are on the same page, but if they haven’t explicitly discussed […]

CEOs and CHROs: cut from the same cloth?

An analysis of the competencies, personal traits and leadership styles of CEOs and CHROs reveals striking similarities between the two roles, according to a recent research report, which has suggested that CHROs should get a closer look when it comes time to put together the CEO succession slate. The Korn […]