From Geek to Manager: 5 Tips to Help Techies Transition into Management

Lots of geeks consider going into management. There are plenty of incentives: higher salary, greater influence, more status. It’s a career move that’s exciting but difficult. There’s endless information on being a manager, but precious little about becoming one. Especially for geeks, the transition can be very hard to make and there are few resources to help you.

In this webinar, Paul Glen, Computerworld columnist and author of the award-winning book “Leading Geeks: How to Manage and Lead People Who Deliver Technology,” will help you:

  • Decide if you’d like to become a manager
  • Explore what’s its really like to be a manager
  • Navigate the common challenges in becoming one