About this course

Proficiency Area: Leading.

Mission Leadership is an organization's ability to inspire people within the organization to work toward a common vision and mission.

In the first lesson toward your bronze Merit badge, you'll explore:

  • What mission-focused leadership is, and is not.

  • The critical differences between leadership and management, and each individual's potential to show leadership regardless of position.

  • How mission-focused leadership is the key element to getting people engaged, involved, and personally connected to the work of your organization.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome!

    • What you can expect in this lesson

    • Before we begin...

    • Start Your Workbook

  • 2

    What is Mission-Focused Leadership?

    • What is mission-focused leadership?

    • Why does mission-focused leadership matter?

    • Check your learning

  • 3

    Closing thoughts...

    • Check Out Workbook

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