Few would question the importance of CEO succession in the success of a business, but many companies do not have to manage a plan for CEO succession. The absence of a CEO succession plan can bring a company with enormous risk. In this Executive Digest, we look at examples where this has proven true, and consider the increasing importance of CEO succession planning.

Few would question the importance of CEO succession in the success of a business, but many companies do not have to manage a plan for CEO succession. The absence of a CEO succession plan can bring a company with enormous risk. In this Executive Digest, we look at examples where this has proven true, and consider the increasing importance of CEO succession planning
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Yan Zhang,
Nandini Rajagopalan
Source: Business Horizons
8 pages.
Publication Date: Sep 15, 2010. Prod #: BH400-PDF-ENG
CEO Succession Planning: Finally on the Center Stage of the Boardroom HBR case solution