In this episode, Tessa Bamford, Consultant at Spencer Stuart’s UK Board Practice, discusses the findings of the 2020 UK Board Index, with a specific focus on the evolving nature of diversity in the boardroom.
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Has 2020 brought a real shift in terms of diversity and board recruiting—and what more needs to be done? Felicity Hassan from the executive search firm Audeliss talks about shared accountability, intersectionality, pipelines, privilege, and more.
Insider CEOs are often a natural choice when companies are creating CEO succession plans: CEOs promoted from within have typically run a large division or served in the C-suite already. They’re familiar with the organization’s key players and culture. Still, insider CEOs often encounter challenges just as significant as those facing externally hired CEOs.
Many directors see room for improvement in how well they handle CEO succession planning. We explore common mistakes and how to avoid them.
In this episode, Julie Daum shares key takeaways from her various discussions with directors around managing succession and refreshment planning during a pandemic.