The CEO Within is a breakthrough in CEO succession. Bower stands tall in producing research-based management concepts for practitioners. --Ram Charan, CEO advisor and co-author of the bestselling Execution
...the best leaders are people from inside the company who somehow have maintained enough detachment from the local traditions, ideology and shibboleths that they have retained the objectivity of an outsider. --Forbes, December 11, 2007
The process of CEO succession is a critical part of the way you run a company, not something separate... --CNNMoney.com, February 15, 2008
About the Author
Joseph L. Bower is Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School. He currently serves as Chair of the Corporate Leader program at Harvard Business School and is on the Board of Directors of several corporations.