#29 Moving from an individual contributor to manager (part 1)

What changes when you become a manager? In this episode Pilar and Tim explore how boundaries and relationships shift when you move into leadership, amongst many other things. 1:30 Typical paths into leadership roles and Tim shares his own journey. 3:20 Can managers be an unnecessary layer? Do all teams need a manager? 4:20 We… Continue reading #29 Moving from an individual contributor to manager (part 1)

#27 How do We Learn about Management?

Pilar and Tim share how they learn and develop their leadership practice. 1:50 Tim’s largely self-taught experience of management 3:00 Where to look for information about being a good manager 4:00 We discuss role models and whether our role models are aware of their influence on us 5:10 Promoting managers based on skill vs seniority,… Continue reading #27 How do We Learn about Management?

#26 What is our awareness of being a manager before we become one?

In this episode Pilar and Tim explore our first perceptions of management and how that influences the way we develop as leaders. To find your own style of management it helps to understand your beliefs about management and how they might change over time. For example even before we start working we form opinions about… Continue reading #26 What is our awareness of being a manager before we become one?