Interview a health care leader of your choosing. Discuss topics related to leadership style and the roles and responsibilities of leadership and management.
Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper summarizing your interview and prepare to discuss your summary in class. Questions for the interview should include, but are not limited to, the following:
Could you briefly share about your background and the role you have today?
How would you describe a leader?
What are important qualities or characteristics of leaders?
What is your personal philosophy of leadership?
What learning experiences have had the most influence on your own personal development as a leader?
How do you see leadership evolving in nursing today?
What are the most challenging issues in your current position?
As a leader (or manager) in your career, have you had a mentor? If so, how did this influence your leadership style?
What advice would you give someone who is aspiring to a leadership position?