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.


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