Knowledge storage and transfer before retirement

[German title: Wissensbewahrung und -weitergabe vor der Pensionierung]

Knowledge Transfer: Twelve Strategies for Succession Management
By William J. Rothwell, Ph. D., SPHR
Link&Learn eNewsletter, May 2007

Abstract: The world faces a quiet crisis of aging. While that topic is not as dramatic as the war on terrorism, its implications may be more profound. At the moment, the number of people opting for retirement has remained manageable, probably because pensions have been heavily invested in poorly performing mutual funds. But as the stock market improves, many organizations may face a retirement tidal wave that catches them off guard. Even now many organizations are scurrying to put into place succession management programs to help them prepare a new generation at every organizational level.

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