Leadership skills training and team building for technical teams and leaders

New Managers

Team Meetings – You’re Doing Them All Wrong

Poor team leaders rarely hold team meetings, but holding a team meeting and doing the wrong things isn’t much better. In my experience, many team meetings consist of each team member giving a status report. This is just wrong, wrong, wrong!

Honestly, I don’t understand the logic here. Do these managers think that a status report […]

Why New Managers Aren’t Ready to Lead

According to leadership guru, Ken Blanchard, new managers aren’t ready to lead. This simple truth is self-evident in the world of technical leadership, where the best individual contributors are assumed to ‘have what it takes’ in management, and are left to struggle through their own painful leadership development. Many don’t make it.

The simple question you […]