1. Introduce leadership and the topic related to leadership styles & characteristics of leaders.
a. Introduce the topic of leadership and its importance in healthcare. Includes the purpose of the paper.
2. Describe the following leadership stlyes:
a. Authoritative, democratic & laissez-faire
b. Which do you feel is more effective?
3. Describe the following types of leaders:
a. Transactional and Transformational
b. Which do you feel is more effective
4. Leadership Role:
a. Expound your role as a leader then select which leadership style and type of leader and their characteristic you will assume in your new role.
b. What leadership role might you have as a RN?
c. List day to day you may have in this role.
d. Why do you feel leadership is important.
5. Conclusion: Summarize the main points from the content of your paper. DO not introduce any new information.