Duration: 8 min.
Welcome to the "Succession Planning: Prioritizing People Backup" video lesson intended to help organizations and small businesses know why they need to cross-train their employees and prepare successors for key roles. This lesson is the first of four video lessons in the “Succession Planning” course, which is designed to help organizations understand and preserve their value with succession planning. This lesson covers examples of cross-training and when to use it over succession planning. After viewing, learners should be motivated to make sure all their positions have a backup plan.