The skills that earned your technical professionals their promotions are not the same set of skills that will be required for them to excel at IT leadership. There’s good news, though. The same tenacity that helped to get them promoted can be leveraged in their new role as a leader in your IT organization.
Building and managing a team of diverse individuals takes time and effort, but the rewards of increased productivity and team cohesion are well worth the effort. IT leaders who understand the principles of team development and know how to engage individual team members can amplify their teams’ strengths.
The best way for IT professionals to learn new leadership skills is to be completely immersed in the curriculum. Our two-day onsite course provides in-depth training on proven leadership principles tailored the IT professional. It's replete with engaging real-world examples and role playing exercises designed to reinforce the new … Read More...
Leadership Skills for the IT Professional DVDs and Videos In partnership with SSWUG.ORG, we're pleased to announce the availability of our first DVD set and streaming video sessions. Over 14 hours of training! The content covers the fundamentals of leading IT teams in three hours of sessions and then further delves into ten specific skills … Read More...
ForITPros is constantly working to assess, synthesize, and apply the best and most applicable new research in leadership, entrepreneurship, innovation, and professional development to the work of information technology professionals. But who are our sources of inspiration for our classes and leadership content? Here are some of our … Read More...