Accessing leadership skills

Accessing leadership skills

For this assignment, you will use the ACHE Competencies Assessment Tool, located under the week’s Resources.


After reading the introductory section, complete the self-assessment and formulate your development plan found at the end of each section within the booklet. Note: Also at the end of each section, you will find the authors’ references and notations to resources located at the end of the booklet.

To complete your assignment, you will submit a report reflecting on your findings from the leadership competencies self-assessment, listing your strengths, areas for improvement, and your plan to improve and develop your leadership skills. In your development plan, use the S.M.A.R.T. goal-setting technique: Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic, and Timely first presented by Doran (1981).

In updated versions of this technique, researchers substitute Doran’s (1981) word assignable with the word attainable. The table below may provide guidance as you set your goals.

Letter S with the term specific and sentence; is my goal well-defined and detailed enough for planning my course of action? Next letter M with the term measurable and sentence; how will I know when I’

Length: Minimum 5 pages, not including the title page and reference page

References: Minimum of 5 scholarly resources including the ACHE resource.