- Planning and Control Training
- Business Succession Planning: Developing and Maintaining a Succession Plan
This workshop will help you: The value of succession planning for successful businesses. The key elements of a succession plan in terms of roles, responsibility, function, scope, and evaluation.
- Course Outline
Change is a hallmark of today's business world. In particular, our workforce is constantly changing - people come and go, and move into new roles within the company. Succession planning can help you make the most of that change by ensuring that when someone leaves, there is someone new to take their place.
This workshop will help you:
The value of succession planning for successful businesses.
The key elements of a succession plan in terms of roles, responsibility, function, scope, and evaluation.Course Outline
Introduction and Course Overview You will spend the first part of the day getting to know participants and discussing what will take place during the workshop. Students will also have an opportunity to identify their personal learning objectives. A Need for Succession Planning To begin, participants will explore the differences between succession planning and replacement hiring, including some of the advantages of succession planning. Defining a Succession Plan This session introduces the SUCCESS acronym, which defines the succession plan process that the remainder of the course will focus on. Pre-Assignment Review Next, participants will use information gathered in their pre-assignment to identify the critical people in their organization. Identifying Resources and Analyzing Risks This session will give participants some tools to identify internal and external successors. We will also look at a sample risk assessment. Defining Roles, Responsibilities, and Functions During this session, participants will start creating risk assessments, individualized engagement plans, and succession plan profiles. Gathering Information This session will help participants identify ways to look within their own organizations and determine what the critical positions are. Forecasting Needs There are six key ingredients to being able to forecast what people you will need when. Participants will explore each item in small groups. Participants will also learn about the role of coaching and mentoring. Putting the Plan Together Next, participants will learn about using Appreciative Inquiry and Leadership Quality Assessments to develop a succession plan. Putting the Plan into Action During this session, participants will explore the idea of phased implementation. We will also look at using technology to facilitate putting the plan into action. Evaluating and Reviewing the Plan This session will look at the importance of evaluation. Participants will also work on modifying an evaluation checklist to suit their organization's needs. Your Action Plan To wrap up the day, participants will identify their next steps and participate in a review exercise. Workshop Wrap-Up At the end of the day, students will have an opportunity to ask questions and fill out feedback forms.
- Prerequisites & Certificates
Certificate of Completion
- Cancellation Policy
ctc TrainCanada - We Never Cancel*:
We are unique in the corporate training field in that we do not cancel desktop applications courses due to low enrollment. When there are less than 3 students, ctc TrainCanada will personalize the class (students then receive more time with the instructor to address their individual needs allowing the student to complete the full course in less time) or connect the student remotely to a class at one of our other branches via TrainLive remote classroom instruction. *Microsoft Certified Courses and other technical courses require a minimum enrollment of three students. Business Skills courses require multiple students in order to run due to the interactive nature of the training. Selected Desktop Applications courses may require a minimum enrollment of two students to run. ctc TrainCanada® reserves the right to deliver Microsoft Certified and other technical courses via TrainLive remote classroom instruction in order to guarantee the course to run.
ctc TrainCanada Cancellation policy:
You may cancel or reschedule this registration in writing with no penalty with a minimum of 10 business days' notice prior to the first day of the course. Full payment is required if you cancel or reschedule this registration within 10 business days prior to the first day of the course. However, substitutions are welcome. If you do need to cancel or reschedule a publicly scheduled course within the 10 day non-cancellation period (not a client dedicated course), payment is to be made and a training voucher for a public course will be issued to you. This allows you to attend a future date for the same course at no charge (subject to availability).
No-shows will not be issued a training voucher.
Complimentary Service: We offer all our students coffee, tea, juice or pop, muffins or pastries in the morning and cookies baked in our own oven each afternoon.
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