The Shadows of the Past and the Hopes of the Future: A Road Toward a Comprehensive Leadership Development in Hungary

  • Maria Cseh
  • Sára Csillag
  • Zsolt Nemeskéri
  • Béla Krisztián
Part of the Palgrave Studies of Internationalization in Emerging Markets book series (PSIEM)


This chapter presents the current state of leadership development in different sectors in Hungary, discusses the trends in leadership development and their implications for practice and research, and concludes with an integrative framework to guide future research and practice. Since leadership represents a crucial element in the competitiveness of organizations and nations driven by continuous changes due to technological advances and globalization, the understanding of leadership development approaches and the development of a systemic, multisector framework that will ensure the well-being of all is a significant pursuit. This chapter is informed by an integrative literature review and informal discussions with leaders, providers of leadership development and coaching, and scholars in the field of leadership.


Human Resource Development Leadership Development World Economic Forum Central Intelligence Agency Eastern European 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Maria Cseh
    • 1
  • Sára Csillag
    • 2
  • Zsolt Nemeskéri
    • 3
  • Béla Krisztián
    • 4
  1. 1.George Washington UniversityWashingtonUSA
  2. 2.Budapest Business School and Corvinus University of BudapestBudapestHungary
  3. 3.University of PécsPécsHungary
  4. 4.University of PécsPécsHungary

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