I have attached the instructions for the paper. The assignment is to compare and contrast two leadership styles. The one I like and understands well is democratic and authoritarian. If you want to select a different style please let me know
In this assignment you will select two different leadership styles or theories, and write a 2-3 page paper comparing/contrasting the two. Focus on how the two are similar to each other (comparison), and then describe how they differ (contrast). When you are writing this paper, reflect on analyzing the differences, how and under what conditions would they be utilized, and what is important about them. State how these would or would not be significant to the nursing profession.Outline:
– Identify the two different leadership theories or styles
– State the rationale as to why these two theories or styles were chosen
– What is the significance of these styles or theories, why are they important
– Explain the similarities and differences between the two theories or styles, give examples
– Discuss the advantages and disadvantages
– State the conditions/environment that both of the theories or styles would work best.
– Summarize the findings from the discussion
– States significance to the nursing profession.
Criteria Level 3 Level 2 Level 1
Introduction 20 points
Describes why the two different leadership theories or styles were chosen, states their significance 12 points
Describes why the two different leadership theories or styles were chosen, little information regarding their significance. 5 points
Unclear description on why the two different leadership theories or styles were chosen, little to no information regarding their significance
Discussion 40 points
Clearly compares and contrasts, uses examples to illustrate similarities and differences. Discussion follows a logical order. 26 points
Compares and contrasts, some use of examples to illustrated similarities and differences, discussion is logical, but lacks some clarity. 12 points
Does not make clearly state similarities or differences, no examples used, discussion does not follow a logical flow.
Summary 30 points
Describes how each is important and under what conditions theywould be utilized. States significance to nursing profession. 20 points
Describes how they are important, does not clearly state how they can be utilizedand/or the significance to the profession. 9 points
Does not describe how they are important, how they can be utilized orwhat the significance is to the profession.
APA, Spelling, Organization & Grammar 10 points
Excellent use of APA in formatting and referencing. Excellent spelling and grammar throughout the paper. Excellent organization and easy to read 6 points
Some APA and referencing mistakes (more than 2). Some spelling and grammar errors. Paper generally is readable. Some organization problems 2 points
Many APA, spelling and grammar mistakes throughout the paper. Difficult to read with very little organizatio