What makes a great manager?

Google in its now famous research project called 'Project Oxygen" extensively studied the behaviours of a good managers over a period of time.

According to Google's research, 10 behaviours of good manager are:

  1. Is a good coach
  2. Empowers team and does not micromanage
  3. Creates an inclusive team environment, showing concerns for success and well being
  4. Is productive and results oriented
  5. Is a good communicator - listens and shares information
  6. Supports career development and discusses performance
  7. Has a clear vision/strategy for the team
  8. Has key technical skills to help advise the team
  9. Collaborates across the organisation
  10. Is a strong decision maker.
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