Denison Leadership 360 Across Cultures Is the Denison Leadership Development Survey (DLDS) generalizable across regional cultures? Different cultures emphasize unique qualities in leaders. Can the DLDS be used in different countries? Most reliability and validity testing has been done on US surveys. The current study expanded across cultures. Our research provides evidence that, yes, the survey can be used with confidence across the globe. More specifically, both the index and trait level factors were found to fit well across cultures.
Cross-Cultural DLDS Utility Do cross-cultural differences in leadership perceptions exist? For the most part, cross-cultural differences do not exist. No significant variability in rater perceptions were found.