Examining the effects of leadership development on firm performance

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    The purpose of the current study was to identify the constructs that affect leadership development in an organization and investigate the impact of leadership development on firm performance. Using structural equation modeling, the study showed a positive relationship between differentiation strategies and leadership development. No relationship was found between environmental dynamism and leadership development or organizational size and leadership development. The positive impact of leadership development on firm performance, as measured through financial and market outcomes, was validated.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)59-70
    Number of pages12
    JournalJournal of Leadership Studies
    Issue number1
    Publication statusPublished - Mar 2010



    • leadership development
    • business performance
    • structural modelling

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