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ACS Masterclass: Leading and Managing Technical IT People

Managing a technical team effectively is not a simple job. Along with its facets of managing humans, it comes with the responsibility of managing the technicalities of the field as well.

Event Start: Wed 07 Feb 01:00 PM
Event Finish: Wed 07 Feb 05:00 PM


Registration End Date: Tue 06 Feb 05:00 PM

<p><img alt="User-added image" src=";oid=00D90000000o5NE&amp;lastMod=1699595501000"></img></p> <p> </p> <p style="text-align: center;"><strong><em>“None of us is as smart as all of us.” - Ken Blanchard</em></strong></p> <p>Leading and Managing people is hard enough. When it comes to IT people, there are additional challenges and special considerations which, when understood and supported, can not only be overcome, they can be turned into advantages.<br><br>Down-to-earth and straight to the point, this no nonsense masterclass will arm you with what you need to know to build and run a high performance team in IT.<br><br>The masterclass will focus on: -</p> <ol><li>Leading 101 - a summary of the basics and leading and managing people</li><li>The 13 things people need to stay engaged in a workplace</li><li>The four areas of performance you need from your team</li><li>The particular challenges and advantages of technical IT people</li><li>Neurodiversity - the two-edge sword in your armoury</li></ol> <p><br><strong>The workshop will include:</strong></p> <ul><li>Small group workshop to allow maximum interaction with presenter.</li><li>Certificate of participation</li><li>Afternoon tea</li><li>Post session networking - light refreshments provided</li></ul> This event is led by ACS Fellow Mark Jackson.  ACS Fellows have made significant contributions to the field of IT in Australia. This event is part of a program in which ACS Fellows give back to the ACS community by sharing their expertise with others.<br>  <p><strong><u>PLEASE NOTE</u>:</strong><br><br><em>To confirm attendance and CPD point allocation, on arrival at registration, please make sure to have your event confirmation e-mail with QR code ready to present where your attendance will be recorded. This can be provided via your phone or a printed copy.</em></p>

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Mark Jackson

Mark Jackson

Mark has spent the last 10 years coaching business owners and managers in the art and science of leading people and running businesses. Prior to that he founded and then spent 24 years growing a managed services IT company employing over 30 people. He originally graduated Computer Science (hons) from the University of Sydney and is a Fellow of the Australian Computer Society.

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Suite 4, 342 Albany Highway,Victoria Park,WA,Australia

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  • ACS WA Training Room
    Suite 4, 342 Albany Highway
    Victoria Park WA 6100
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  • Event Start: Wed 07 Feb 01:00 PM
    Event Finish: Wed 07 Feb 05:00 PM
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