Download and complete our checklist to assess whether you have the skills you need to manage and to lead:
To add value to this exercise, discuss your answers with your line manager.
If this is not an option, try discussing it with a colleague.
You may also wish to think how you would rate your line manager’s skills – up to you whether you discuss that with your line manager!
- Are they an effective manager?
- Are they an effective leader?
- Why do you think this?
- Can you identify specific instances which lead you to these conclusions?