The fastest growing and most rewarding careers are in the healthcare industry, and though most positions do require expert skill and advanced knowledge, one of the most overlooked aspects that most health industry professionals lack are leadership skills. Some are innate and are part of a person’s natural makeup, but others can be learned and allow individuals to become better managers and leaders. Here is a quick overview of the top three classes every health care worker should have, and how they can help them develop the qualities of a leader.
Influencing Without Authority
It is common knowledge that the best way to improve the overall work performance of a group of employees is to lead by example. The problem is that many managers choose to use their authority and leverage fear to get employees to do their job. This can lead to poor motivation and cause workers to dread … Read the rest