Betting on LD

Parks, Davis
April 2010
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Apr2010, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p13
The article discusses the importance of leadership development (LD) as a means of dealing with the global financial crisis. The three types of companies which invest in LD include those that are optimistic, desperate and have a specific goal in mind. General Electric (GE) and Cisco reportedly increased their investments in LD. The author says that these companies understand the need to develop existing talent to remain solvent during the current economic situation.


Related Articles

  • LEADER-SHEEP: LESSONS LEARNED FROM THE CRISIS. Deans, Graeme; Kalafatides, Kathy // Ivey Business Journal;Sep/Oct2010, Vol. 74 Issue 5, p4 

    The article discusses the various qualities that a leader must posses. It mentions that a leader must take control of the company's strategy, he should build his management team carefully and should be prepared for unfavorable condition. The leaders including Jeff Immelt of General Electric Co....

  • Stocks for the Long Run. Anderson, James A. // Black Enterprise;Jun2009, Vol. 39 Issue 11, p30 

    An interview with Ted Parrish, principal and director of investments for The Henssler Financial Group, is presented. He discusses investment options in various sectors of the market despite the volatility in the late months of 2008 and early 2009 caused by the financial crisis. Parrish describes...

  • The confidence game. DOUSSARD, ROBIN // Oregon Business Magazine;Dec2010, Vol. 33 Issue 12, p4 

    The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one on reader's survey conducted by the periodical, one on the Oregon Business Council's leadership summit, and one on the impact of recession on deals in technology, real estate and acquisitions.

  • Left Field. Smith, Ed // New Statesman;7/30/2012, Vol. 141 Issue 5116, p90 

    The author offers opinions on leadership and expertise. It is argued that the global financial crisis is an indication of the weakness of leadership based on highly specialized expertise in a given subject, as are scandals in politics and in journalism in Great Britain which are said to have...

  • president and CEO of the Lebanon Valley Chamber of Commerce. Veronikis, Eric // Central Penn Business Journal;1/1/2010, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p21 

    An interview with Larry Bowman, president of the Lebanon Valley Chamber of Commerce, in Pennsylvania is presented. When asked about how the economic downturn affects the chamber's operation, he refers to the decrease in business activities. He states the important characteristics of effective...

  • THE RATIO OF SAVINGS AND INVESTMENT IN RUSSIA IN TERMS OF FINANCIAL INSTABILITY. Shubinskiy, Maksim; Zhuk, Denis; Nikolay, Tokarev; Stanislav, Kushelev // International Multidisciplinary Scientific Conference on Social ;2015, p499 

    According to many scientists in the field of economy in Russia today urgent problem of the gap between savings and accumulation processes. Great interest attaches to the process of savings income, which serves as a source of domestic resources for development of the national economy, if provided...

  • Cash Continues to Flee Tax-Free Funds As Outflows for the Year Reach $89.58. Seymour, Dan // Bond Buyer;12/28/2009, Vol. 370 Issue 33239, p7 

    The article reports on the 2.93 billion dollar decline of tax-free money market funds due to economic recession in the U.S. for the week ending December 22, 2009.

  • Buyer beware: margin lending is back in vogue. Ripoll, Bernie // Money Management;2/18/2010, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p13 

    In this article, the author discusses the return of the trend of margin lending which is considered as a foolproof tool of leverage using other people's money in Australia. He states that before the global financial crisis (GFC), it is the choice of many as a system of leveraged borrowing. He...

  • Private banks 'lazy' on funds selection.  // Asian Investor;Jul2012, p37 

    The article reports that private banks have reduced their fund providers following the global financial crisis in 2008.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics