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Leadership scheme to develop the careers of talented candidates

01 February 2012

Nursing Management


The Top Leaders programme supports career development by identifying talented staff and equipping them with a range of management skills and approaches. The...

Developing leadership skills at the front line

27 October 2011

Nursing Management


The health secretary announced in July plans to launch a NHS Leadership Academy. This article explains what progress has been made in setting...

A framework to develop leadership potential

26 November 2011

Nursing Management


Leadership has been acknowledged as central to the development and delivery of health care. This article describes the NHS leadership framework, which was...

Principles of ‘servant leadership’ and how they can enhance practice

02 February 2011

Nursing Management


This article explores the concept of service in modern health and social care. It examines the principles of servant leadership in the contexts...

Leadership styles in nursing

21 June 2017

Nursing Standard


Nurses are often asked to think about leadership, particularly in times of rapid change in healthcare, and where questions have been raised about...

Understanding the relationship between followers and leaders

30 December 2011

Nursing Management


Contemporary healthcare policies tend to imply that successful leadership can be attributed to a single leader. Such an understanding of leadership ignores the...

Evaluation of a primary care triumvirate leadership development programme

30 October 2017

Primary Health Care

Evidence & practice

This article reports on triumvirate leadership development from the perspective of multiple stakeholder participant groups. These groups include the general practice nurse as...

Leadership styles and theories

12 June 2013

Nursing Standard

Art & science

It is useful for healthcare professionals to be able to identify the leadership styles and theories relevant to their nursing practice. Being adept...

Transformational leadership can improve workforce competencies

24 March 2012

Nursing Management


Staffing problems can arise because of poor delegation skills or a failure by leaders to respond appropriately to economic factors and patient demographics....

Evaluating nurse consultants’work through key informant perceptions

09 January 2007

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

Aim To evaluate the work of nurse consultants in the NHS by exploring the views of key informants and nurse consultants. Method A...