Traveling the Technical Trail

What Does it Take to Move from Technical Contributor to Technical Leader?

As an engineer on the technical trail, you need to develop skills and behaviors that support the growth of the four attributes of your technical career stool. Beyond traveling the attribute paths of Technical, Business Acumen, Leadership, and Growing Others you need to determine your path in moving from technical contributor to technical leader. These requires developing supporting skills which … read the restWhat Does it Take to Move from Technical Contributor to Technical Leader?

What Is the Technical Ladder?

Have you ever wondered why corporations refer to their promotion paths as ladders? Maybe it’s because you need to be able to climb to get to that next promotion. Maybe it’s because you need to build something before you get to that next rung on the promotion ladder. Maybe it’s because the image speaks of being higher than others. Maybe … read the restWhat Is the Technical Ladder?