Leadership and Management Characteristics
Open your web browser and search for a management position within health care. You can also search in your local newspaper or job board. Use the following keywords when completing your search online: “management positions in health care” “health care administrator positions” “health care management” Write a 700- to 1,050-word summary that addresses the following: Using the job description or requirements of the jobs you searched, explain the skills and characteristics required for each of the following: Identify keywords found within the job posting that represent a management skill or characteristic. Identify keywords found within the job posting that represent a leadership skill or characteristic. Explain what characteristics are found in a leader. What are the traits of an effective leader? How do these traits support you in becoming an effective leader in a management position? Examine the relationship between personal characteristics and effective leadership. How does an individual’s perspective influence their leadership style?