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Note on CEO Evaluation
Discusses the trend toward formal evaluations, by boards of directors, of CEO performance. The benefits and challenges of CEO evaluation are discussed and a particular process of CEO evaluation at Dayton Hudson Corp. is described. Teaching Purpose: To introduce issues surrounding formal CEO evaluation, and the benefits, the challenges, and the characteristics of one already existing process.
Keywords: Governing and Advisory Boards;
Problems and Challenges;