Where is the next generation of SA business school leaders?
Business schools pride themselves on teaching leadership, so why are they scrambling to find successors to incumbent heads who are nearing retirement?
Where is the next generation of SA business school leaders? Most SA university schools have either started looking for a new dean or director or are about to, but there are few obvious candidates in sight.
SA used to be an international breeding ground for school leadership, creating a free-flowing talent pipeline not just for the local market but also for schools in the UK, the US and Europe. Today, however, SA is struggling to meet its own needs.