ERIC Number: EJ526249
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
How to Stay Sane as a President.
Sturnick, Judith A.
Educational Record, v77 n2-3 p75-79 Spr-Sum 1996
An experienced college president offers 12 suggestions for coping as president: control calendar; keep passion for work; protect health; manage stress in all life areas; make changes one step at a time; stop when reaching limit; pay attention to support system; learn to live comfortably with ambiguity; separate ego from outcomes; control attitudes; plan life directions; and keep sense of humor. (MSE)
Descriptors: Administrator Attitudes, Administrator Responsibility, Administrator Role, College Administration, College Presidents, Coping, Higher Education, Humor, Job Satisfaction, Planning, Quality of Life, Role Perception, Self Evaluation (Individuals), Social Support Groups, Stress Management, Stress Variables, Time Management
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue topic: "Inside the College Presidency."