Are succession plans becoming shorter – and more guided?

We think that the days of long-term succession plans are over: it’s no longer realistic to think in terms of, say, a five year succession plan – and it’s no longer practical to think that talented people will wait around, biding their time in the organisation until a post comes up. The problem is not only is it almost impossible to determine what you are looking for in people for five years’ time but…

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Online succession planning tool helps HR see how their organisation compares with others

Many organisations create and implement a succession planning strategy, but for some this is unmanaged, unplanned or worse. To help HR and Talent decision-makers to understand the impact and effectiveness of this activity, we’ve developed a free-to-use online Succession Planning Tool. Completed in a matter of minutes, it provides the participant with instant results to gain an insight into the overall effectiveness and value of succession planning – and the extent…

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Is your Succession Planning ‘untapped’, ‘unmanaged’ or worse? Use our Succession Planning Tool to find out

We’ve noticed that whilst many organisations have a succession strategy in place, there there can be little insight into how effective, relevant or impactful it is on the business. To help take a snapshot of the situation, we’ve developed a free-to-use, interactive online succession planning tool for you to see where you can drive improvements to your succession planning. There are two sections to the Succession Planning Tool: Section 1 –…

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New online succession planning tool helps HR see how their organisation compares with others

Many organisations create and implement a succession planning strategy, but for some this is unmanaged, unplanned or worse, according to talent management software specialist Head Light. To help HR and Talent decision-makers to understand the impact and effectiveness of this activity, Head Light has developed a free-to-use online Succession Planning Tool available on its website. This Succession Planning Tool can be completed in a matter of minutes and provides the participant…

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