Dr. Sandridge’s DO’s and DONT’s for Leadership Essays

DO:
1. Multiple Interviews
2. Focus on ACTS of leadership: what did the person DO?
3. Ask about examples of Problems/Solutions
4. Ask about their evolution as leaders
5. Profile them along certain traits (e.g. philanthropia)
6. Observe their physical characteristics and how they play a role in leadership (e.g. race, height, mannerisms, dress)
DON’T:
1. Focus on leadership philosophies
2. Transcribe the interview
3. Provide a narrative
4. Choose a parent/relative

REMEMBER

The first essay is due on SEPTEMBER 27, exactly TWO WEEKS FROM NOW!!!

This must be 1000 WORDS and will be 10% of your grade.

DrS mentioned that Dikaiosune might want to post possible interview questions on the site, but this is NOT set in stone. However, if they do want to write up some questions, we’ll let you know!

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