The Peril of Stretching Executives Too Thin

Posted on January 7, 2016 by TRANSEARCH Insights

When the pressure is on and executives (and their teams) are asked to ‘do more with less’ how much insight do CEOs have into the capacity of their team members? How far can we stretch the elastic band before it breaks or before it’s time to leave and take your skills elsewhere? A reminder for decision makers for 2016…

During tough economic times, the tendency of many organisations is to downsize their workforces and heap more responsibility on key management executives. On the face of it, this broad reaction to economic currents and choppy growth prospects – at least in the short-term – is understandable, albeit unfortunate and a real step backwards for many employers eager to gain market share.

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