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David Walker
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David Walker

Former Comptroller General of the United States, David Walker is president and CEO of the Peter G. Peterson Foundation.

A Leader for One Season

Most organizations go through various life cycles and different types of leaders may be needed at different stages of an organization's life cycle (e.g., a start-up entity versus a mature organization). In addition, different leadership styles are required in order to engage in major turn-around or transformation efforts. In the final analysis, Boards of Directors have the primary responsibility to make sure that you have the right leader at the right time.

By David Walker

 |  May 26, 2009; 10:52 AM ET
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