Are You Management Material?
Contemplating your next career move? For many experienced professionals seeking career advancement, a move into management seems like an inevitability. With better pay, increased responsibility and a chance to make a real difference, a career in management seems like a lucrative prospect… and let’s face it – a no-brainer.
“Management is, above all, a practice where art, science, and craft meet.” – Henry Mintzberg, Business Guru
However, many people take on such roles without giving serious consideration to the actual reality of being a manager. While management is typically perceived as the logical next step for any talented professional, the fact is that such positions may not be suited to everyone as they require a very particular set of qualities and skills.
Are You Ready to be a Manager?
If you are interested in applying for a management role and are wondering whether you have what it takes, we recommend that you check out our latest infographic (featured below). A handy tool for upwardly mobile professionals, this infographic features a list of important questions you should ask yourself which will help you to assess whether your skills, values and personality are suitable management material.
Read the infographic below for more information.