REAL TALK: Managers are Looking for Alphas for Succession.
The HR Capitalist
SEPTEMBER 5, 2019
The coach of the Oakland Raiders, Jon Gruden, spent over 5 minutes in a recent episode evaluating backup quarterbacks, with a job in the NFL on the line. . There's a millions things that go into a decision on succession, who gets the promotion and other spoils of career advancement. I'm here today to talk about one of those things - being an alpha. All things being equal, the leaders who make decisions about who moves up in the organization want someone who can take charge and lead.