Servant Leadership and its Application to Nursing Practice The basis of the “servant leadership” theory is that in order to be a good leader; one must be a servant, first (Hunter, 1998). …

From "Character and Servant Leadership: 10 Characteristics of Effective, Caring Leaders" by Larry C. Spears, published in "The Journal of Virtues and Leadership," Vol. Servant leadership is a style of leadership studied by contemporary management theorists.

Although, the concept of “servant leadership” can be applied to any field, many nurses …