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Nursing Leadership and Management - Self-Awareness

A) One of the five elements of emotional intelligence is self-awareness.

1. What behaviors would someone with strong self-awareness demonstrate within the context of leading and managing groups?

B) Today's workforce is diverse and has multiple conflicting priorities. As a nurse leader, you would like to see your hospital implement an outreach program that will benefit needy members of the community.

1. What are some methodologies of communication you would use to develop a shared vision with your stakeholders?

2. How would you apply strategic management to make your visions for the outreach program become reality?

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One of the behaviors that someone with strong self-awareness would demonstrate within the context of leading and managing groups, is consistently conducting a self-analysis of the efficiency and effectiveness of their leadership style and their methodology. Individuals with strong self-awareness are innately aware that they have their limitations and weaknesses, it is this high level of self-awareness that causes most of these individuals to engage in conducting a self-analysis, which involves analyzing whether or not they are utilizing their strengths to their highest capacity, as well as improving their weaknesses to the highest degree possible, so that they can be more effective in leading and managing groups, which will inevitably lead to the achievement of organizational objectives. Another important behavior that someone with strong self-awareness would ...

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The solution outlines the importance of self-awareness and communication in the nursing profession in 506 words with 1 reference included.