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This book presents the basics of leadership and management for nurses -- what is essential in order to effectively motivate and educate individuals to achieve the set goals of a group, team, or organization in health care. The basic components of management and leadership theory are described, such as effective communication, analyzing a problem, conflict resolution, and time management. Extensive simulation exercises provide learners with an opportunity to observe, experience, and carry out new behaviors in a safe environment. The book and exercises are designed for use in both self-learning and classroom environments. Preface Introduction Part I: Understanding Management and Leadership: The Science and the Philosophy Management Processes Theories of Management and Leadership Experiential Exercises: Ice-Breaking and Getting Acquainted Part II: How Managers Work: The Core Knowing Self Diagnosing Others Leader Behavior Diagnosing the Task Management in Action Experiential Exercises: Managerial Responsibilities Part III: Managerial Skills: The "How To" Satellites Communication Processes Power Confident Communication, P. Raskin Conflict Resolution Time Management Experiential Exercises: Managerial Skills Part IV: Managerial Roles: The "Action" Satellites Change Facilitator Teacher Team Builder Interviewer