Putting your leaders where it counts

Alan Bird (Alan Bird is a partner in the Johannesburg office of Bain & Company.)
Robin Buchanan (Robin Buchanan is the senior partner in Bain’s London office)
Paul Rogers (Paul Rogers is a partner in London.)
Marcia Blenko (Marcia Blenko is a partner in Boston.)

Handbook of Business Strategy

ISSN: 1077-5730

Publication date: 1 December 2004

Abstract

Companies that systematically and continuously put the right leaders in the right jobs outperform companies that don’t – by a wide margin. In this article, the authors argue that chief executives must recognize and act on the consequences of how they deploy their best managers.

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Bird, A., Buchanan, R., Rogers, P. and Blenko, M. (2004), "Putting your leaders where it counts", Handbook of Business Strategy, Vol. 5 No. 1, pp. 59-64. https://doi.org/10.1108/10775730410493991

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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