When viewing the Succession page for a user, managers can edit their subordinate's potential successors and their subordinate's position's potential successors by clicking the Edit icon in the Potential Successors section. This option is only available to users who have permission to manage succession information on the Snapshot Succession page.
Note: Adding or removing potential successors from a position impacts the Potential Successors section for all users in the corresponding position. Also, any ratings that are applied to a position-based potential successor are applied to the Snapshot - Succession page of all users in the position.
To access the Succession Snapshot page, go to. Then, click the Snapshot tab. Then, click the Succession widget.
|PERMISSION NAME||PERMISSION DESCRIPTION||CATEGORY|
|Snapshot Succession - Manage||Enables user to view the Succession widget and subpage within the Universal Profile - Snapshot page for users within their permission constraints. On this page, users can view and manage successors and successor ratings. Users cannot view their own Succession widget and subpage, regardless of permissions. This permission can be constrained by OU, User's Subordinates, User's Direct Subordinates, and Employee Relationship.||Universal Profile|
Modify Successor Information
Additional information about the potential successor may be displayed, including user and SMP metric fields. Some fields can be edited, while others are read-only. Note: User record fields cannot be edited. In addition, some fields may require a selection, while a response is optional for others. Administrators can configure which fields are available and which fields are read-only, optional, or required in the Successor Information section in Succession Preferences. Note: If none of the fields are configured to be editable, then the icon is not available.
Changes to successor information are not saved until thebutton is clicked.
Delete a Potential Successor
When editing the Potential Successors section, managers can delete potential successors. To delete a potential successor, click the Delete icon to the right of the appropriate successor.
If a potential successor is deleted, the deletion is not saved until thebutton is clicked.
Save or Cancel
Clickto commit any changes. Or, click to discard any unsaved changes.