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Author Sonnenfeld, Jeffrey A., 1954-

Title The hero's farewell : what happens when CEOs retire / Jeffrey Sonnenfeld
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1991
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 324 pages) : illustrations
Summary The author explains that that the management succession process involving chief executive officers of major corporations is affected by the heroic view that CEOs have of themselves. 'Some plan carefully and choose wisely who will succeed them. Others fight the process and must be forced out in what can be traumatic processes ...'
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Chief executive officers -- Retirement -- United States.
Executive succession -- United States.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199854899 ebook