Does Leadership Development Work?

A number of years ago, I was working on a new project to help an organisation improve its performance and deal with a big change in its market.  I was working to develop leaders’ capabilities to better lead themselves, their teams and the organisation to respond effectively to changes in their market.  A senior colleague working on a different part of the project asked me a question that surprised me.  With genuine curiosity she asked, “Does leadership development actually work?”

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