Management Instructions

New Management Instruction EL-384-2009-11, Corporate Succession Planning

Management Instruction (MI) EL-384-2009-11, Corpo­rate Succession Planning, available on PolicyNet, is effec­tive immediately. This MI supersedes MI EL-384-2006-1, Corporate Succession Planning, March 2006.

This MI provides updated information about the Postal Service™ Corporate Succession Planning (CSP) process, including the following:

n The purpose of the CSP process.

n Roles and responsibilities of key officials involved in the process, including the Executive Resource Board.

n A detailed description of steps in the process.

MI EL-384-2009-11 is available on the Postal Service™ PolicyNet website:

n Go to

n Under “Essential Links” in the left-hand column, click PolicyNet.

n Click MIs.

The direct URL for the Postal Service PolicyNet website is