Succession Management

Increase bench strength at all levels of your organization

Succession isn’t just about planning for changes in the C-suite. Beyond identifying future leaders, your succession management strategy should include workforce planning, skills gap analyses, and the creation of development programs to increase bench strength at all levels of the organization. Learn ways to identify and define the leadership skills you need at the top, and discover how to align and integrate those competencies throughout the company.

Leadership Development & Succession Strategist (LDSS) Certification

Accelerate leadership readiness with innovative approaches to succession and leadership development.

Align your leadership readiness strategy with the business strategy to build organizational capability and sustainment for continuous leadership development for all critical roles, even beyond the C-Suite.

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CHRO Insights: Keys to Leading Transformational Change

March 23, 2017 | AlignOrg Solutions

At the HR Policy Association CHRO Summit, I had a chance to have lunch with the former CHRO of Procter & Gamble, Dick Antoine. Dick is also the former National Academy of Human Resources President. As a fellow professional charged with ...

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Leadership Development & Succession Strategist (LDSS) Certification

Enroll Now: Leadership Development & Succession Strategist Certification Course

HCI's newest certification program, Leadership Development & Succession Strategist, provides a framework for HR to align leadership readiness strategies with business goals, develop meaningful analytics, and build robust talent pipelines for future growth. This two-day training course is geared toward early- and mid-career HR practitioners and senior-level HR leaders alike who are looking to implement a new approach to the identification, preparation, and deployment of talent for critical roles.

In-Person Classes

Atlanta, GA
Jun 27-28, 2018 | 9:00AM-5:00PM EDT
Boston, MA (Burlington)
Jul 9-10, 2018 | 9:00AM-5:00PM EDT
Minneapolis, MN
Jul 25-26, 2018 | 9:00AM-5:00PM CDT
San Diego, CA
Aug 9-10, 2018 | 9:00AM-5:00PM PDT
Los Angeles, CA
Aug 21-22, 2018 | 9:00AM-5:00PM PDT

Online Classes

Jun 27-28, 2018 | 8:45AM-5:00PM EDT
Jul 18-19, 2018 | 11:45AM-8:00PM EDT
Aug 1-2, 2018 | 8:45AM-5:00PM EDT
Sep 18-19, 2018 | 8:45AM-5:00PM EDT
Oct 10-11, 2018 | 11:45AM-8:00PM EDT
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Leadership Development & Succession Strategist (LDSS) Certification

Shrink talent & skills gaps with a strategic approach to leadership readiness.

Plan leadership development solutions that address competency gaps, identify high-potential talent, and drive growth.

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