Long term business performance comes from leadership culture and careful and continuous development of leadership at all levels. It’s not all about the CEO.
(Source: Forbes.com, It's Not The CEO, It's The Leadership Strategy That Matters.)
Reminds me of the recent Liverpool manager carousel of late. Benitez. Hodgson. Kenny. And now Rodgers.
The one thing that comes through with each hire is that no one person is above the team and community that is Liverpool FC.
Should be the same thought process with organizations. Big or small.