Engaging in succession planning is an important part of planning for the future workforce. Having a succession plan in place is an advantage for every leader in any organization to ensure a successful workforce in the future with good leadership, strategies, and plans in place to continue the success of the business in meeting the needs of its customers.
In her article, Planning for Our Future Workforce: Teaching Leaders to Prepare for Succession, Sue Plaster, M.Ed., discusses how educators can work with today’s leaders to do action-oriented succession planning, through dialogue with one another, while reaching a degree of consensus in their plans. She also provides some tips in terms of what to focus on during succession planning and management activities. You will also learn about development planning and the role of training.
Read Planning for Our Future Workforce: Teaching Leaders to Prepare for Succession and then leave a comment here with your thoughts. Have you engaged in—or trained leaders in—succession planning?