Developing Leaders

Meadows, Lisa Mays; Arneson, Steve
September 2007
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Sep2007, Vol. 24 Issue 9, p16
The article offers tips on developing organizational leadership development programs. The article suggests to incorporate five critical elements including motivation wherein the person to be trained has to have the drive to learn and grow as a leader. Another element is the powerful insight wherein participants get a real sense of how and why they do things in certain ways. Skill-building is also considered a critical element and is actually the core content of a leadership development program.


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