Life as a Technical Manager

ITL-106 (1 Day)
Request Pricing for Life as a Technical Manager

Technical Management Training Overview

Accelebrate’s Technical Management course teaches attendees how to motivate, communicate, stimulate, and gain the support of staff and business partners. This IT Leadership class teaches new IT managers the skills they need to ensure their effectiveness and success as a leader within their organization.

Location and Pricing

Most Accelebrate courses are taught as private, customized training for 3 or more attendees at our clients' sites worldwide. In addition, we offer live, private online classes for teams who may be in multiple locations or wish to save on travel costs. Please visit our client list for organizations for whom we have delivered onsite training. To receive a customized proposal and price quote for private on-site or online training, please contact us.

In addition, some courses are available as live, online classes for individuals. See a schedule of online courses.

Technical Management Training Objectives

All students will gain:

  • A detailed understanding of the IT manager role
  • Insights into delegation, effective IT processes, and working with business partners
  • An understanding of staffing and implementing new technologies

Technical Management Training Outline

Expand All | Collapse All | Printer-Friendly

Introduction
Personal Growth
  • Moving from technician to technical manager
  • Leading the work versus doing the work
Delegation
  • Delegation and relying on your team's ability
  • Developing confidence in your team
Motivating and Managing Techies
  • Expanding skill sets and providing mental stimulation and recognition of work
  • Dealing with contradictory IT goals
Managing Users
  • Understanding business priorities, reporting, and transparency
Managing Process
  • Process, hardware and software standards
Managing Projects
  • Project resources versus maintenance resources
  • Project prioritization and managing project portfolios
Making Technical Management Decisions
  • Truisms in the workplace
  • Making good decisions
  • Minimize your downside risk of bad decisions
Staffing and Implementing New Technologies (Mobility, Cloud, Big Data, Social, etc.)
  • Deciding what technologies to implement
  • Introducing new technologies and their positive and negative implications
Digital Natives and Digital Immigrants
  • Stereotypical views of technology
  • Digital native and immigrant divide
Emotional Intelligence
  • What emotional intelligence is and how to use emotional intelligence as an IT manager
Conclusion
Request Pricing for Life as a Technical Manager

Lecture percentage

40%

Lecture/Demo

Lab percentage

60%

Lab

Course Number:

ITL-106

Duration:

1 Day

Prerequisites:

Attendees are presumed to be individuals new to technical management.

Training Materials:

All attendees receive comprehensive courseware covering all topics in the course.

Software Requirements:

This is an interactive seminar that does not require computers.  The room should be configured to support pencil and paper exercises in groups of 3-4 participants.

Contact Us:

Accelebrate’s training classes are available for private groups of 3 or more people at your site or online anywhere worldwide.

Don't settle for a "one size fits all" public class! Have Accelebrate deliver exactly the training you want, privately at your site or online, for less than the cost of a public class.

For pricing and to learn more, please contact us.

Contact Us Train For Us

Toll-free in US/Canada:
877 849 1850
International:
+1 678 648 3113

Toll-free in US/Canada:
866 566 1228
International:
+1 404 420 2491

925B Peachtree Street, NE
PMB 378
Atlanta, GA 30309-3918
USA

Subscribe to our Newsletter:

Never miss the latest news and information from Accelebrate:

Microsoft Gold Partner

Please see our complete list of
Microsoft Official Courses

Recent Training Locations

Alabama

Birmingham

Huntsville

Montgomery

Alaska

Anchorage

Arizona

Phoenix

Tucson

Arkansas

Fayetteville

Little Rock

California

Los Angeles

Oakland

Orange County

Sacramento

San Diego

San Francisco

San Jose

Colorado

Boulder

Colorado Springs

Denver

Connecticut

Hartford

DC

Washington

Florida

Fort Lauderdale

Jacksonville

Miami

Orlando

Tampa

Georgia

Atlanta

Augusta

Savannah

Hawaii

Honolulu

Idaho

Boise

Illinois

Chicago

Indiana

Indianapolis

Iowa

Ceder Rapids

Des Moines

Kansas

Wichita

Kentucky

Lexington

Louisville

Louisiana

New Orleans

Maine

Portland

Maryland

Annapolis

Baltimore

Frederick

Hagerstown

Massachusetts

Boston

Cambridge

Springfield

Michigan

Ann Arbor

Detroit

Grand Rapids

Minnesota

Minneapolis

Saint Paul

Mississippi

Jackson

Missouri

Kansas City

St. Louis

Nebraska

Lincoln

Omaha

Nevada

Las Vegas

Reno

New Jersey

Princeton

New Mexico

Albuquerque

New York

Albany

Buffalo

New York City

White Plains

North Carolina

Charlotte

Durham

Raleigh

Ohio

Akron

Canton

Cincinnati

Cleveland

Columbus

Dayton

Oklahoma

Oklahoma City

Tulsa

Oregon

Portland

Pennsylvania

Philadelphia

Pittsburgh

Rhode Island

Providence

South Carolina

Charleston

Columbia

Greenville

Tennessee

Knoxville

Memphis

Nashville

Texas

Austin

Dallas

El Paso

Houston

San Antonio

Utah

Salt Lake City

Virginia

Alexandria

Arlington

Norfolk

Richmond

Washington

Seattle

Tacoma

West Virginia

Charleston

Wisconsin

Madison

Milwaukee

Alberta

Calgary

Edmonton

British Columbia

Vancouver

Manitoba

Winnipeg

Nova Scotia

Halifax

Ontario

Ottawa

Toronto

Quebec

Montreal

Puerto Rico

San Juan

© 2013-2020 Accelebrate, Inc. All Rights Reserved. All trademarks are owned by their respective owners.
This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.