Study shows a trend change in the C-Suite…..interesting study with takeaways for small business.
Excerpt……….The C-suite is getting crowded, with top management teams doubling in size since the mid-1980s. And it’s not just the size that’s changed, says Professor Maria Guadalupe — the composition of top management has changed as well, with some important considerations for organizations to heed.
Working with Hongyi Li of MIT and Julie Wulf of Harvard, Guadalupe has shown that the growth of the C-suite is largely the result of a disproportionate move away from general managers and toward specialized functional managers.
Read full article…….via Columbia Ideas at Work : Feature : The+Shifting+C-Suite. From Columbia Business