The first steps to take in a crisis include gathering the facts and committing to telling the truth internally and then externally, writes David Grossman. "No matter how successful the leader, there is one common truth -- communication is a learned skill," he writes.
Preretirees should discuss their plans with adult children, especially if the children still require financial support. Other issues to discuss include estate plans and important documents.
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Suryadevara has served as vice president of corporate finance since July. She will become CFO in September.
The Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission has introduced a Compendium of Examples to provide insight into using its Enterprise Risk Management Framework in various scenarios. The examples were developed by PwC with the direction of COSO's board and are based on research, interviews and case studies.