The 9 Box Grid

Application of the 9 box-grid to senior leadership talent management

There are several different approaches and tools available to assist with assessing and developing leadership talent. Currently we are testing the use of and reviewing the application of McKinsey’s 9 box-grid. This tool forms the basis of the NHS Leadership Academy model and is widely used in the NHS.

A guide to the 9 box grid definitions and tips for career conversations - An overview of the 9 box grid with supporting information and supplementary questions for career conversations

The current format for collecting data for 9 box grid talent management - The template for collecting data in the 9 box grid