Objective: Personal Leadership Action Plan (PLAP) requirements and guidelines

Purpose: For your midterm project you are to submit a Personal Leadership Action Plan.

Parameters: This plan is to be no less than 10 and no more than 15 pages in length, double spaced, and written in accordance with APA writing standards. Moreover, you are required present a plan that is critically reflective yet scholarly in nature.

Assignment Description: You are to integrate authoritative sources in the form of appropriate citation and in accordance with APA writing standards based on the required reading thus far in the course and / or peer-reviewed literature available to you in the University research library. The purpose of the PLAP is to objectively examine your current leadership style, abilities, strengths, and weaknesses. Also, you should take a careful inward and candid look at where you are as a leader and envision the future direction of your leadership career.

Your PLAP should contain seven components listed below:


Statement of personal purpose and values.

An assessment of who I am now.

What I want to achieve

Leadership vision: Summary of leadership strengths and weaknesses (very specific).

Development of an action plan – what to achieve and how to achieve it.