Tag: Mentorship

Leadership & Communication

How to transition from ‘doer’ to manager and leader

All too often, people have taken on management responsibilities on the strength of their technical or specialist skills. However, a management role depends on achieving results through others which requires a significantly different skill set. We had the chance to speak to Professor Alan Patching* about the biggest challenges in successfully managing the transition from…

30 Oct 2013, by Informa Australia

Leadership & Communication

Leadership skills: Mentoring tips

Mentoring is a learning experience for the mentor and the mentee, with the result being that both should be able to build on their leadership skills. If you are thinking about mentoring an employee at your organisation, here are some tips to help you be as effective as possible. Don't solve problems for them Helping…

5 Sep 2013, by Informa Australia