TechNation | Tech Knowledge: Succession Planning

george-hampton-tka-presidentBy George Hampton

What will become of this place if I leave? That’s a good question! Have you contemplated this question? Every leader should. It may seem odd thinking about your own replacement, maybe even threatening. I would suggest that you look at this idea from the standpoint of your own success. Every good manager should look to advance to a more challenging position, hopefully with your current employer, but maybe not. Our industry thrives when we have a healthy flow of professionals through the career continuum. It’s not healthy to have individuals perpetually holding the same position for decades. More…