How to Master a New Skill | Leading Choices |

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


"Principles to Remember



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




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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