Research topic: leadership development

Smewing, Chris; Watt, Gordon
July 2010
People Management;7/29/2010, p35
The article discusses a study on the leadership development strategy in several organisations. The study found that organisations were executing different leadership development initiatives. Among the 10 distinct strategic areas identified by the researchers that are vital to a comprehensive strategy were strategic purpose, a supportive organisational structure and clear leadership roles. Also emphasized is the need to carry out the strategy across the organisation.


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