Defying the tired cliche that leaders are born and not made, Leadership: Personal Development and Career Success 3rd Edition explains and demonstrates the leadership skills and abilities that are most valued in agricultural industries, helping students to identify and enhance their strongest traits. The authorsa emphasis is on human relations, decision-making, promoting healthy lifestyles, maintaining a positive attitude, cooperative small and large group activities, and proper utilization of human resources, focusing on those skills that will most benefit the leaders of tomorrow. Leadership: Personal Development and Career Success 3rd Edition analyzes attributes and capabilities of those in leadership positions, to assist students in the development of their communication skills and interpersonal relationship and other related skills. Students will learn the fundamentals of public speaking, FFA Parliamentary Procedure, group dynamics, interpersonal skills and workplace readiness. English, speaking skills, higher order thinking, and basic communication skills will be reinforced. A generous number of activities, along with objectives and questions, motivate students to put these into action. A financial management chapter details how to successfully manage, budget and invest money with innovative ideas on accumulating personal wealth through agricultural enterprises. As we enter the 21st century and a global marketplace, these skills will become more important as an asset for career success. Leadership: Personal Development and Career Success 3rd Edition will prepare students for agricultural careers, build awareness, and develop tomorrowas leaders in the food, fiber, and natural resources fields. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.R. E. Bender, R. E. Taylor, C. K. Hansen, and L. H. Newcomb, The FFA and You ( Danville, IL: Interstate Printers and Publishers, 1979), p. ... 8741-I (College Station, TX: Instructional Materials Service, Texas Aaamp;M University, 1988), p. 1. 9. Agriculture Teachera#39;s Manual (Indianapolis, IN: National FFA Organization, 1998) , pp.
|Title||:||Leadership: Personal Development and Career Success|
|Author||:||Cliff Ricketts, John Ricketts|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2010-05-06|