Succession Management

Increase bench strength at all levels of your organization

Succession isn’t just about planning for changes in the C-suite. Beyond identifying future leaders, your succession management strategy should include workforce planning, skills gap analyses, and the creation of development programs to increase bench strength at all levels of the organization. Learn ways to identify and define the leadership skills you need at the top, and discover how to align and integrate those competencies throughout the company.

Leadership Development & Succession Strategist (LDSS) Certification

Accelerate leadership readiness with innovative approaches to succession and leadership development.

Align your leadership readiness strategy with the business strategy to build organizational capability and sustainment for continuous leadership development for all critical roles, even beyond the C-Suite.

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Leadership Development: People are the #1 Resource

November 23, 2016

Having a learning mindset is critical for making strides in leadership development. In this Interview, Vicki Good, Portfolio Director, General Management Program, Harvard Business School, and Robert Swander, Client Services Manager, Harvard ...

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3 Easy Steps as a Leader to Challenge the Status Quo

November 21, 2016 | Fierce

When you hear the word, status quo, what do you think? In this environment, many leaders know that status quo will not get their organizations where they need to go. Innovation needs to happen, and it needs to happen fast.

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Fierce Survey Results: Business & Political Leaders

November 15, 2016 | Fierce

We interviewed 250+ professionals of all positions, the majority in manager or director role with ages from 45-64 years old and asked them to identify how their views on leadership compared in the business and political worlds.

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3 Tips to Help You Confront Your Boss

November 10, 2016 | Fierce

Confronting someone is scary. It can be even scarier to confront your boss. Often times, the anxiety you feel is strong enough to make you want to bury your head in the sand, no matter what the issue. However, avoiding confronting ...

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The Future of Work

November 3, 2016 | Kimberly Abel-Lanier

Review the forces behind our new world of work, while challenging how you think about the future and tools you will need to prepare for what is on the horizon.

Leadership Development & Succession Strategist (LDSS) Certification

Enroll Now: Leadership Development & Succession Strategist Certification Course

HCI's newest certification program, Leadership Development & Succession Strategist, provides a framework for HR to align leadership readiness strategies with business goals, develop meaningful analytics, and build robust talent pipelines for future growth. This two-day training course is geared toward early- and mid-career HR practitioners and senior-level HR leaders alike who are looking to implement a new approach to the identification, preparation, and deployment of talent for critical roles.

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Jun 27-28, 2018 | 9:00AM-5:00PM EDT
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Jul 9-10, 2018 | 9:00AM-5:00PM EDT
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Jul 25-26, 2018 | 9:00AM-5:00PM CDT
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Aug 9-10, 2018 | 9:00AM-5:00PM PDT
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Aug 21-22, 2018 | 9:00AM-5:00PM PDT
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Aug 1-2, 2018 | 8:45AM-5:00PM EDT
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September
Sep 18-19, 2018 | 8:45AM-5:00PM EDT
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October
Oct 10-11, 2018 | 11:45AM-8:00PM EDT
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Leadership Development & Succession Strategist (LDSS) Certification

Shrink talent & skills gaps with a strategic approach to leadership readiness.

Plan leadership development solutions that address competency gaps, identify high-potential talent, and drive growth.

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