Gartner: HR is struggling to develop future leaders

Gartner | January 21, 2020

HR leaders are struggling to develop solid leadership talent, which may derail an organizer's larger strategies, according to a new report from Gartner, Inc. Based on a survey of 2,800 HR practitioners, Gartner found that a third surveyed struggled with developing future senior leaders and 45% struggled with filling mid-level management positions — situations that Gartner said create "leadership bench instability." Only half of surveyed CHROs felt "well-equipped" to lead their organizations into the future, problematic for companies that face a quick-changing business climate. Gartner pointed out a few issues with current succession planning, including that current planning is often based on already-existing roles, which could miss the mark for future needs. The leadership pipeline is often "homogeneous," too, Gartner noted, especially as evidence continues to show that businesses with more diverse workforces rank better in performance.

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2017 was an eventful year for DG HR. It saw a tangible progress towards the target of at least 40% of women in management, the implementation of the new HR delivery model and a series of initiatives to further support organisational development, talent management and health and well-being, while continuing to ensure a secure working environment and improving collaboration with HR partners and stakeholders.

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2017 was an eventful year for DG HR. It saw a tangible progress towards the target of at least 40% of women in management, the implementation of the new HR delivery model and a series of initiatives to further support organisational development, talent management and health and well-being, while continuing to ensure a secure working environment and improving collaboration with HR partners and stakeholders.

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