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Succession Planning: Positioning for the Future

The growing worker shortage and ongoing consolidation story have placed distribution at a crossroads, and only the companies that adequately groom the next generation of C-suite executives will flourish. This article examines the challenges companies face regarding developing a succession plan and first steps to overcoming those hurdles.

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  • Using the company's vision to form a strategy
  • Talent acquisition and retention
  • Advice from distribution industry executives

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