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Transitioning to the top

Recent weeks have brought news of some high-profile CEO transitions. These top-level organizational changes come with high stakes—and a near 50 percent failure rate. Successful new leaders move boldly and act swiftly while also negotiating the balance between scoring short-term wins without losing sight of long-term gains. And those taking the reins today need to navigate the complex shift from the pandemic to the next normal. Check out some of our most popular reads on navigating these important transitions.

The CEO moment: Leadership for a new era

The mindsets and practices of excellent CEOs

Short-term pain for long-term gain: The new CEO’s dilemma

Successfully transitioning to new leadership roles

For insights from CEOs and other leaders, explore our Leadership Matters collection.