The Everest simulation has help me to virtually practice the management theories of leadership and decision-making. Especially in leadership, as I was given the opportunity to be a leader, I have experienced the challenges when handling a group with members that are new to me. At the beginning, I felt awkward and scared to speak up and lead the team because I do not want them to perceive that I forcefully involved myself and also directing them too much. In addition, reflecting back made me thought how the members were relying on me as the leader to lead them in which I did not do well. I learned that a leader should expect the team to look at the leader to have the ability to motivate and support them (Giltinane 2013).
ADKAR is an abbreviation for: awareness, desire, knowledge, ability, reinforcement; that must be created and effectively executed to achieve successful change in an organization. (Prosci, 2015). ADKAR is goal oriented for both individual members and the organization itself, and inspires maturity on both dimensions as indicated in the diagram above (Figure 1). The expected outcomes and goals expressed by ADKAR are progressive in nature, and must be attained in order for effective and sustainable change to be realized. Evaluate the impact of governance on implementation of strategic goals.
1. Using the AAA Leaders’ Competency Model (attached in the e-mail), identify one (1) strength and one (1) area of development for you. Provide examples of behavior for each competency where you’ve been given feedback or demonstrated skills. Answer: If I consider the Leader’s Competency Model, I believe my strength as a Leader is “influence” and my area of developments is “strategic visioning.” Influence of a leader affects the actions, behaviors, and opinions of the other individuals especially in these situations where any direct authority does not exist. In my academic career and life, I always able to affects the behaviors, actions or opinions of other people.
But first, you should have clarity of your own identity and knowledge. Once you have your own foundation with being a leader, I think that as a leader you can transition and understand the behavior of others that may be on your team. When acknowledging others on the team, I think that it is important to identify strengths and weaknesses of others and the team. As you can see, I have outlined what I believe makes a great and effective leader. My philosophy paper will help guide my actions, behaviors, and thoughts.
Mission command is the exercise of authority and direction of commander's when in use of orders for a mission. The commanders key task and responsibility during this process to drive the process through the commander’s activities. As the Command Sergeant Major (CSM), it is my job to assist and advise the commander during this process. I will assist him in developing the team, as well as our unified partners. I also will assist him in informing and influencing the audience around the organization.
Introduction Team leadership encompasses many things. It may seem like a simple and small task, but in a real sense, it is complex and comes with responsibilities, and commonly, it determines the success of any team or a group. However, the value of teamwork should not be overemphasized considering that all organizations need individuals and personnel who are willing to share ideas, listen to others and contribute to the problem solving of any given group or a company. Team leaders should have the ability, authority, and power to analyze data and information with a team of people with a common aim and objective as well as issues. The leader should understand the dynamic patterns, the connections and relations between paramount factors in these objectives, aims and issues that help in the analysis process.
Competency I believe competency is a vital value to leading an effective group. It is not enough to be dependable with my performance but I must also be successful in my ability. For me, competency comes from the capacity to acquire new knowledge and learn new ways of solving problems. Being a competent leader is about continually gaining knowledge and expertise and learning as much as I can about our organization and the people within it. I feel as though being competent as a leader encompasses much more than just being able to correctly complete one aspect of my duties, but rather having the knowledge to understand that others can be empowered by believing in my
Coaching helps individuals concentrate on the things that make them get stuck and then overcome them. This paper seeks to discuss enormous importance of coaching by analyzing Dr. Gawande’s views. Dr. Gawande is one of the highly educated professionals who decided that he wants a coach because he wants to achieve his objectives in some of the challenging moments. Dr. Gawande believes that only a few individuals can give their best performance without the help of others regardless of their level of training. In addition to
Existentialist philosophers understood the importance of choices. They recognized that as individuals, who we are is to a large extent an accumulation of all the choices, large and small, we’ve made through the years of our lives. External events and influences are important, too, but our choices are the most powerful lever we have to affect our lives. So, too for the companies. But who makes the vital choices that determine a firm’s very identity?
Unfortunately, leadership doesn't have a one-size-fits-all definition. We all have our own ideas about what it means to be a good leader. For example, some people think leadership means guiding others to complete a particular task, while others believe it means motivating the members of your team to be their best selves. But while the definitions may vary, the general sentiments remain the same: leaders are people who know how to achieve goals