Lynda – Transitioning from Technical Professional to Manager

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Lynda – Transitioning from Technical Professional to Manager
All too often, professionals are given the opportunity to take on management responsibilities based on the strength of their technical skills. Managerial roles, however, depend on achieving results through others—which requires a significantly different skill set. In this course, leadership coach Sara Canaday helps you incorporate the right mix of functional and interpersonal skills to meet corporate objectives, build a high-performing team, and expand your impact as a leader. Sara shares how to make the shift to management by gaining insights on your leadership strengths and weaknesses while expanding your perspective to focus on team results. Her key topics include self-awareness, emotional intelligence, communication skills, relationship building, and group motivation.

Table of ContentsIntroduction1. Make the Shift2. Expand Your Perspective3. Commit to People and RelationshipsConclusion