The Historical Figures and Leadership Essay
Historical, Figures, Leadership, Essay
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In this assignment, you will select one of the following historical figures and review the related recommended research. Consider how your chosen historical figure’s leadership skills might be applied in today’s modern workplace.
Alternate Name(s): Cleopatra VII. Location & Time Period: Egypt, 1st Century BC.
. Cleopatra VII encyclopedia entry from Great Lives from History: The Ancient World.
. Cleopatra VII encyclopedia entry from Great Lives from History: The Incredibly Wealthy.
Alternate Name(s): Qin Shi Huang. Location & Time Period: China, 3rd Century BC.
. Qin Shihuangdi encyclopedia entry from Salem Press Encyclopedia.
. Qin Shi Huang: Emperor of Qin Dynasty encyclopedia entry from Encyclopædia Brittanica.
. Shi Huangdi encyclopedia entry from Ancient History Encyclopedia.
Alternate Name(s): Constantine the Great, Constantine I. Location & Time Period: Roman Empire, 3rd Century AD.
. Constantine I from Rise of Christianity, The: History, Documents, and Key Questions.
. Constantine the Great encyclopedia entry from Great Lives from History: The Ancient World.
. Constantine the Great 285–337 encyclopedia entry from Religions of the World: A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Beliefs and Practices.
After reviewing the recommended research about your selected historical figure, you will use the provided template to write a two-page essay about their leadership skills and how they might play out in today’s workplace. In your essay, you will provide a rationale for your selection, some background on the selected individual, discussion of leadership skills, and application of those skills in today’s workplace. Refer to the template for further details on the themes you should include.
Your assignment must follow these requirements:
The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are: