Article by Ken Thompson, 06 Apr 2017
According to a recent survey by Deloitte, where they interviewed and surveyed 445 investment analysts, good leadership can add up to 35% to a company valuation (average 15%).
Conversely poor leadership can reduce a companies valuation by up to 20%!
The Deloitte survey also identified the 3 skills which analysts value most in senior leaders, namely the ability to:
Last year we analysed the differences between the top performing teams and the rest from 18 different teams in a major enterprise who over a two year period played a “run the company” leadership development business simulation game for a day.
Our results confirm and amplify the Deloitte findings, namely that the Top Performers:
From these results is seems clear that there can be significant business value in leadership development simulation games if they focus effectively on the "big 5" issues for leaders:
1. “The Leadership Premium: How Companies Win the Confidence of Investors.”
2. "High performance leadership/decisions: business game research findings."
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