Finally, as a member of the Student Leadership Council, I have developed meaningful relationships with peers, advisors and community leaders, some who share my views and others whose views are utterly different from mine. I have been able to grow tremendously from my association with Students Against Destructive Decisions. Thus, it is my desire to continue volunteering for the Students Against Destructive Decisions Student Leadership Council, even after I graduate from high school, because it has been such a meaningful and rewarding experience. It is my hopes that I will be able to some day facilitate a Students Against Destructive Decisions Program in my community, as there is an urgent need for positive adult mentors.
While he was nervous to land in the unknown ambiance of a Catholic school in Versailles, this time he was excited to know better his classmates during Booth’s Leadership Orientation Retreat (LOR). His past taught him how to trust his ability to positively contribute in a group’s life. And the low rope course summed up quite how he will positively influence Booth’s community. As always, he started by taking a step back and evaluating the group’s potential by debating the different outcomes with his teammates. He then suggested a strategy that made everyone contribute in the way they wanted to without losing sight of the “race”. While he exchanges perspectives with others easily given his multicultural background, Othmane is confident enough in his ability to positively influence a group of people to avoid overselling achievements. This way the debate is always moving forward and he naturally evolves in a coordinator role even in groups of
By serving as one of the organization officers, I receive the honor of guiding individuals and taking in numerous responsibilities that enabled me to learn the true meaning of commitment and devotion. To me, the Hispanic Literature and Culture club did more than teach me how to appreciate my roots, the organization also assisted me in acquiring essential leadership skills that I am sure will prove to be beneficial in the future. In addition, another organization of which I had the honor to be part of was the Lone Star College Leadership High School: This organization promoted leadership in our community and everyday life through community service, school projects, and lectures. At this, by being a member of the Lone Star Leadership High School and Hispanic literature and Culture club, I master the essential leadership skills that true leaders manifest, identified my personal leading style, and even enabled me to fully comprehend my role in my
“Powell’s Rules for Picking People”—Look for intelligence and judgment and, most critically, a capacity to anticipate, to see around corners. Also look for loyalty, integrity, a high energy drive, a balanced ego and the drive to get things done (Harari, 1996)”.
This group consists of employees that a leader trusts the most. Leaders will give these members most of their attention and provide challenging and interesting work. This group offers opportunities for additional training and
We all know that education is not only the key for our success and good life but also expansion of knowledge and information. “To know wisdom and instruction, to discern the saying of understanding, to receive instruction in wise behavior, righteousness, justice and equity; to the youth kn...
In the identified scholars experience of working in the expanded learning field of education, she has identified that paying attention to all whom they serve, greatly increases the overall success of the organization. By taking time to great individuals, shake their hands, say hi, give thanks, establishes a quality relationships. Creating a foundation of caring, trust, and respect. No one likes to be ignored. Everyone wants feel supported, apart of the group and be successful. In return staff were more likely to act out similar character traits with students, colleagues, and community
... as the students. Throughout many of his observations, he formulated new problems, theories, and solutions to the issues at hand. In order to engage its students in reading and writing, the problems must be resolved by drawing out the motivation of others that persuades in learning. How effective will a person’s learning become throughout working towards a specific goal that the person strives to achieve?
For me, there is nothing more fascinating than learning, about anything and everything. Academics have always held a foremost position in my life, not because of any pressure from my parents or society, but because I actually want to be doing everything I can to learn every day. My education is the biggest investment in my life, because I truly believe that power derives from knowledge. In my opinion, there are no boundaries to how far education and knowledge can go. There’s always another topic to delve into, a concept to explore further, or another perspective to consider. That is why, for a long time now, I have wanted to study in a foreign country to expand my exploration into learning. It would be an eye-opening opportunity to go to school in a different country, immersed in a new, dynamic culture. England possesses a culture that has appealed to me, ever since the first time I visited. It has such a rich background, which I want to explore every aspect of. Studying in England would give me the chance to immerse myself in its culture and history, a pursuit I’m very passionate a...
In this paper, I will identify and describe a group I recently observed. The description will include information about the group process and an evaluation of the effectiveness of the leader’s style. I will also consider what I might do differently if leading the group and think about how I could apply what I learned from this observation into my own work.