Benchmark – Effective Approaches In Leadership And Management

In this assignment, you will be writing a 1,000-1,250-word essay describing the differing approaches of nursing leaders and managers to issues in practice. To complete this assignment, do the following:

  1. Select an issue from the following list: nursing shortage and nurse turn-over, nurse staffing ratios, unit closures and restructuring, use of contract employees (i.e., registry and travel nurses), continuous quality improvement and patient satisfaction, and magnet designation.
  2. Compare and contrast how you would expect nursing leaders and managers to approach your selected issue. Support your rationale by using the theories, principles, skills, and roles of the leader versus manager described in your readings.
  3. Identify the approach that best fits your personal and professional philosophy of nursing and explain why the approach is suited to your personal leadership style.
  4. Identify a possible funding source that addresses your issue. Consider looking at federal, state, and local organizations. For example: There are many grants available through the CDC, HRSA, etc.
  5. Use at least two references other than your text and those provided in the course.

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.

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Emotional Intelligence

6-8 page paper (including cover page and references)

give a broad overview of emotional intelligence and its role in managing the customer experience.

the body of the paper should be on how “self regulation” plays a part in emotional intelligence.

*Arial, 12 point font, double spaced.

Sociology Papers

Article Review Paper 

o APA format  

o Minimum of 2 pages (not including title page or reference page)/12 font 

o Select sociological topic, research an article addressing this topic, summarize in YOUR OWN WORDS, either attach article to your paper or provide website address/journal, book, etc information on reference page 

Movie Review Paper 

o APA format  

o Minimum of 2 pages (not including title page or reference page)/12 font 

o Select sociological topic, research a MOVIE or Documentary addressing this topic, summarize movie (characters, plot, story line) in your own words and describe how the movie depicts the particular sociological topic. In your last paragraph, critique the movie’s effectiveness/accuracy with portraying the topic (in other words, would you recommend this movie to someone else who was wanting to learn more about this topi

Policing Mental Health Unit Proposal

Write a 750- to 1,050-word proposal to create a mental health unit in a local police department.

Your proposal will:

  • Identify a need.
  • Include organizational management, administration, and operational aspects of the unit.
  • Discuss laws that may help or hinder the unit’s work and how the unit will manage those laws. 
  • Discuss staffing and costs.

Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines