Some great ideas about leadership for managers
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Great article this morning from IT News on when being a CIO is a bad thing. Personally making it to CIO is one of my goals, but we adopt an approach locally that if we are going to promote someone into a role, we want them to be able to move into a Coca Cola […]
If youre a Technical manager chances are you are isolated within the business. I deal with this by keeping a good network of comms with my peers in marketing and finance, but its worth thinking about how you are going to avoid becoming isolated.
Great article from @stevesi on creating barriers to efficiency in your team. A lot of people see this sort of roadblock as some sort of reinforcement to their own importance, but the reality is that if you hold your people back from doing their job you are directly impacting on their ability to deliver success. […]
An interesting article by Mark Hatchman on some of the many things that Microsoft is doing right http://readwrite.com/2013/04/10/9-things-microsoft-does-right
A great video on leaders and followers from TED Talks. Its important to remember as a manager that the leader is nothing without the followers. Occasionally I like to ask myself if I would follow me if I was in my teams position.