Rising to Power - The Journey of Exceptional Executives
In the last 24 hours, 82 promising leaders arrived into newly appointed executive roles. A year from now, 40 of them will have failed. Nearly two-thirds of all leaders entering executive roles are not prepared for what they will face…
…THAT’S PROBABLY WHY 50% OF THEM FAIL
We asked if others shared our confidence that there is a better way. More than 2700 people weighed in.
It’s been known for decades that failure rates among transitioning executives are too high, leaving exorbitant costs, damaged organizations and careers behind. But little has changed in the way organizations prepare leaders to assume executive positions.
It doesn’t have to be this way.
Our ground-breaking ten-year longitudinal study and approach offers a comprehensive look at how successful executives transition to the highest altitudes of their organization, and make deep, lasting impact once there.
Organizations are making strategic bets to drive growth. Part of the bet includes the executives entrusted with leading the way to success. Accepting our 50-50 odds as “the best it gets” is no longer an option. Pushing for something better isn’t just possible…