How did they encourage your heart, and what specific behavior(s) and/or actions contributed to their ability to do so?

Minimum of 350 words. All questions must be addressed. 

 

This reflective assignment is designed to affirm skill development in leadership, and has several parts.

 

Part One: Describe with some detail an experience where you “encouraged the heart” of a colleague or follower in a manner described by this week’s reading. How did you encourage their heart, and what specific behavior(s) and/or actions contributed to your ability to do so? How do you know that your leadership resulted in the encouragement of the heart of someone else?

 

Part Two: Describe an experience when you were encouraged by the purposeful actions of another leader. How did they encourage your heart, and what specific behavior(s) and/or actions contributed to their ability to do so? Why were they effective in the encouragement of your heart?

 

Finally, create a summary message to describe the significance of “Encourage the Heart” as it relates to your view of leadership.