Leadership is a critical skill in business. Leading effectively requires an understanding of your own
unique leadership style and personality traits.
For this assignment, you will reflect on your leadership experiences, assess your strengths, evaluate your
emotional intelligence and DiSC profile (In the DISC, I am a “D” which is for DOMINATE or DIRECT LEADER), and develop a plan for mastering your leadership style.
Write a 4-5 page paper in which you address the following:
1. Reflect on your leadership experiences:
a. Describe the leadership and managerial aspects of your most recent professional role
b. Identify and describe 2 key experiences that have impacted you as a leader
2. Assess your leadership strengths:
a. Describe 2 key strengths, from Jack Welch’s Foundational Principles and 8 Essential Rules of
Leadership as they pertain to your leadership development
3. How do these experiences and strengths relate to aspects of your Emotional Intelligence and
your DiSC profile? (I’m a “D” which is DOMINATE or DIRECT Leader who wants resluts
4. Develop a plan for mastering your leadership style:
a. Identify 2-3 leadership skills you would like to master in the future
b. Describe steps you can take to master those skills. How will you measure your success?