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Tips for CEOs, Boards and Company Builders: 7 Succession Mistakes to Avoid

Steve Jobs at the WWDC 07

The trickle down process is in high gear. Steve Jobs takes a second medical leave and everywhere business people are scurrying around to do or dust off CEO succession plans. The fact of the matter is most people avoid contingency planning (Tornado? What tornado?) like Republicans and Democrats avoid candid, authentic dialogue about taxing and spending realities. […]

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[Life Back West] January 2011 – “Most Likely to Succeed?”

Anthracite coal, a high value rock from easter...

David Brailer does not have  a background that causes you automatically to pick him as most likely to succeed. And that’s why his success story is interesting for me as an executive coach, and why it holds at least two insights helpful for you. Brailer grew up in the coal mining town of Kingwood, West Virginia; […]

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