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By Steve Trautman March 5, 2019

Case Study: Disney's Inadequate Succession Planning And How To Avoid It

Don’t Replace Your Star Executive, Replicate What Makes Them Unique

In April 2016, Disney’s stock price dropped 2% overnight when their COO, Tom Staggs announced his departure from the company. The issue? Tom was the apparent heir for CEO Bob Iger and his announcement...

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By Steve Trautman September 11, 2018
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Topics: succession planning

By Steve Trautman September 11, 2018

Managing Executive Transitions: Alibaba Case Study

What's Not in the Job Description?

When Alibaba founder and chairman, Jack Ma announced he would resign, investors were nervous and the company’s shares fell in after-hours trading. This is somewhat predictable, even though Ma’s successor,...

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By Steve Trautman September 10, 2018
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Topics: succession planning

By Steve Trautman September 10, 2018
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