What do your scores imply about your view of nurses as leaders versus managers?
Week 1 Assignment: Leadership Analysis
Value: 100 points
Grading Category: Writing Assignments
Before you begin, please review the Writing Assignment Rubric for specific guidelines.
Complete the assigned readings and the “Conceptualizing Leadership Questionnaire” in Northouse (Northouse, P. G. (2018). Introduction to leadership: Concepts and practice (4th ed.). Los Angeles, CA: Sage Publications, Inc. ISBN: 978-1-5063-3008-2), Chapter 1.
For this assignment, use a minimum of three scholarly references and it should be approximately three to four pages long, not counting the cover page or references list.
Include the following:
Comprehension: Share the findings of the questionnaire.
Application: Of the six dimensions in the questionnaire (trait, ability, skill, behavior, relationship, and process), which one is the most similar to your own perspective? Which one is least like your own perspective?
Analysis/Synthesis: What do the scores you received on the questionnaire suggest about your perspective on leadership?
Evaluation: What do your scores imply about your view of nurses as leaders versus managers? How are the results of this questionnaire beneficial to you as a leader?
American Psychological Association. (2010). Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. ISBN: 978-1-4338-0561-5
Huber, D. L. (2018). Leadership and nursing care management (6th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Saunders/Elsevier Publishers, Inc. ISBN: 978-0-323-38966-2
American Nurses Association. (2009). Nursing administration: Scope and standards of practice. Silver Spring, MD: American Nurses Association. ISBN: 978-1-55810-267-5
Porter-O’Grady, T., & Malloch, K. (2011). Quantum leadership: Advancing innovation, transforming health care (3rd ed.). Sudbury: Jones & Bartlett Learning. ISBN: 978-0-7637-8469-0