Aging Organizations

Buchen, Irving H.
July 2006
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Jul2006, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p8
This article focuses on the use of Doctor Aubrey de Grey's seven signs of aging as a metaphor to apply to organizations. Organizations often hire and promote staff from the same colleges. Visions and missions of a company ca no longer shale and stir. A company may be vulnerable when its chief executive officer is only leadership on top. Benefits of examining the causes of organizational aging are given.


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