Even the Leadership Playing Field

CLO Magazine

A 2012 research report from global leadership firm PDI Ninth House called “Can Women Executives Break the Glass Ceiling?” PDI Ninth House examined scores in several different competency areas for 6,000 male and female leaders at client organizations.

Eight Ways Learning Impacts Succession Planning

CLO Magazine

Organizations with effective succession management processes can enjoy higher shareholder returns, greater profits, faster revenue growth, operating efficiency improvements, greater customer satisfaction and stronger overall employee engagement scores than those with less effective programs. It found that organizations with top leadership development programs are eight times better at creating a strong bench and six times better at engaging and retaining leaders.

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Together Everyone Achieves More

CLO Magazine

These programs have been shown to provide great benefits. Five Ways to Generate ROI When Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota wanted to broaden its individual-based leadership initiatives, it saw the benefits of a cross-functional program. ” To begin, Children’s chose 24 senior leaders to take part in a three-day program. Children’s program was successful because the organization developed a strategic process from start to finish.

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