This article is perfect for leaders with limited time and budget. The Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership: Healthcare provides a concise overview of Jim Kouzes and Barry Posner's model and overall thoughts on leadership in the realm of healthcare. Ideal for orienting readers to the Five Practices model at the beginning of a workshop or coaching session, the piece contains two Leadership Challenge case studies drawn from healthcare, a short description of the Five Practices, a section on "Learning to Lead," and background information on the Leadership Practices Inventory (LPI).
About the Authors
Jim Kouzes and Barry Posner are authors of the award-winning and best-selling book, The Leadership Challenge. Jim is the Dean of the Executive Professor of Leadership at the Leavey School of Business, Santa Clara University. Barry is Professor of Leadership at Santa Clara University and former Dean of the Leavey School of Business. Jim and Barry are also authors of "A Leader's Legacy, Encouraging the Heart," "Credibility, The Leadership Challenge Workshop," and "Leadership is Everyone's Business Workshop." Their 360-degree leadership assessment instrument, The Leadership Practices Inventory (LPI) and LPI Online (www.lpionline.com) has helped develop the leadership skills of over 3 million people worldwide.