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AUSTRALIAN LEADERSHIP INDEX

An ongoing research study of leadership for the greater good in Australia, by Swinburne University.

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WHAT IS LEADERSHIP FOR THE GREATER GOOD?

Watch our research experts discuss leadership below.

LEADERSHIP FOR THE GREATER GOOD

Associate Professor Samuel Wilson discusses the concept of the common good and the practice of leadership for the common good.

WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP

Dr Melissa Wheeler addresses the barriers, challenges and stereotypes that keep women from progressing in leadership.

LEADERSHIP SNAPSHOT

Australian Leadership Index (ALI) scores for Q1 2021 (January – March).

AFTER THE RISE COMES THE FALL: PUBLIC PERCEPTIONS OF LEADERSHIP PLUMMET IN 2021

FEATURED REPORTS

Comprehensive analysis of how perceptions of leadership are changing in response to events, over time, and across sectors and institutions.

Leadership through the first wave of COVID-19

Leadership Through the First Wave of COVID-19

In the space of eight short weeks, the threat posed by COVID-19 and the sudden absence of partisanship from the political landscape ushered in a focus on leadership for the greater good, the likes of which we have not seen for years. Australians were surveyed between March 17 and May ...

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ALI IS THE AUTHORITY ON LEADERSHIP IN AUSTRALIA

Against a backdrop of irresponsible leadership and ethical misconduct in our institutions, there is a growing need for leadership that serves the greater good.

Supported by the Graham Foundation, the Australian Leadership Index (ALI) is a unique national survey that provides a detailed picture of leadership in Australia.

The ALI tracks perceptions and expectations of leadership across four sectors, providing insight into how leaders can improve their leadership for the greater good.

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THE LATEST ON LEADERSHIP FOR THE GREATER GOOD

Read the latest articles and reports published by the Swinburne University research team.

EXPLORE THE SURVEY RESULTS

The Australian Leadership Index data portal allows users to explore the results of the study in a visual, engaging and interactive way.

Users can view the results for various metrics, analyse how the data differs across specific sectors, industries and respondent profiles, filter the data by a range of important variables, and explore how the results have changed over time as the study progresses.

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