Assignment: Evaluating a Leader (President Obama)
•Write a research paper or approximately 750 words reviewing a leader. This person can be someone with whom you have worked, or a historical or contemporary public leader. Evaluate this leader with respect to the employees that he or she supervises. Apply what you have learned in this class to the following discussions in your paper: ◦A description of your leader and why he or she was selected
◦A brief description of your leader’s daily responsibilities
◦A brief description of your leader’s direct reports and their duties
◦Your leader’s strengths
◦Your leader’s weaknesses
◦Your leader’s key accomplishments
◦Why has this leader been so successful?
•Include two to four sources, which may consist of readings from the University Library, your text, other selections, and your own experiences.