Hey IT Manager, Are You Sending The Wrong Signals?

When you become an IT manager, you probably decided right there and then that you wanted to become a success. Just because you are a manager, does not guarantee that you’ll be a success – it seems to take something else, something extra. It turns out that social signals are what determines how successful an … Read moreHey IT Manager, Are You Sending The Wrong Signals?

IT Managers Know When To Use A Team – And When Not To

If ever there was a trendy word in the world of IT management, it would have to be the word “team”. If you read enough books or listen to enough gurus, you’d have to be forgiven for coming away with the impression that the solution to just about every IT problem is to throw a … Read moreIT Managers Know When To Use A Team – And When Not To

IT Manager Training Workshop Now Available For You!

Blue Elephant Consulting is pleased to announce a new training partnership with OakTree Software. The two firms have teamed up to offer a two-day workshop for IT managers. For the first time, management training that was previously only available to Fortune 100 companies will now be made available to any manager or supervisor who needs … Read moreIT Manager Training Workshop Now Available For You!

IT Managers Overestimate How Good Of A Manager They Are

With a little luck, every IT manager realizes that they are only as good as the people that they have working for them. What this means is that they need to be a good boss if they want to be successful. This leads to a critical question: how good of a boss are you? It … Read moreIT Managers Overestimate How Good Of A Manager They Are

IT Managers Know That Their Goals Are The Secret To Time Management

Doing a good job of managing your time is a challenge for every IT manager. Every day it seems like there are more and more things that you are being asked to do while the amount of time that you have to accomplish them keeps getting smaller and smaller. If only there was some way … Read moreIT Managers Know That Their Goals Are The Secret To Time Management