How to Master a New Skill | Leading Choices | Scoop.it

"We all need to get better at something...."

 

"Principles to Remember

 

Do:

Select a skill that is valued by your organization and manager

Divide the skill up into smaller, manageable tasks

Reflect on what you've learned and what you still want to accomplish

 

 

Don't:

Try to learn in a vacuum — ask others for guidance and feedback

Rely solely on your boss for advice — you may want to involve someone who isn't responsible for evaluating you Assume it's going to happen overnight — it usually takes at least six months to develop a new skill...."

 

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