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Conference Sessions

Conference Sessions

Managing Technical Experts, or Secrets to Leading Geeks

Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:50 am

Regular Session

Carl Powell

Management courses teach a “one size fits all” approach, but IT specialists are a unique blend of individuals. Technical geeks are revered for their technical expertise, typically by those who have trouble spelling IT. Many typical management techniques just won’t work.

Learn the differences between general management and technical leadership, and the secrets to becoming a successful leader of IT talent.

Audience: Government, Higher Education, and Non-Profit

Topic Area(s):Management and Leadership

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