Leadership Concepts Paper 

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Question descriptionAssignment #4 – Leadership Concepts Paper 

1. The graduate nurse evidences leadership as seen in the four domains: the profession of nursing, clinical practice arena, health policy arena, and systems level.

2. In order to complete this assignment, a short quiz about your leadership style is required. Go to http://psychology.about.com/library/quiz/bl-leadershipquiz.htm and take the 18 question quiz. This will take approximately 5 minutes.

3. Submit a 4–6 page paper in APA format.

a. Report the findings from the quiz – what kind of leader were you? How does this fit into your beliefs about your leadership style?

b. Discuss the attributes of leadership that may be needed for graduate level nurses.

c. Discuss the personal leadership attributes you feel you have that will help you in your graduate nursing role. Also discuss those attributes that you feel you may need to develop in your graduate nursing role.

d. Leadership is a core competency of graduate nursing. Do you agree? Why or why not?

e. Identify and explain an example of leadership in one of the four domains that you need to develop.

f. How would you employ the concept of empowerment in the leadership example.

g. Does leadership as a competency help clarify graduate nursing in your mind? Please explain.

h. Finish with a quote from a scholarly article related to leadership in nursing or in an advanced role in nursing. Consider reviewing leadership journals such as The Journal of Nursing Scholarship or Nursing Leadership Forum or The American Journal of Nursing, Journal of Nursing Administration, Nursing Administration Quarterly, Nursing Management, or Health Care Management Review or any article pertaining to leadership that you feel is appropriate to your paper.