NextGen CIO: Alistair Gordon talks leadership

Alistair Gordon talks about the role of mentoring in leadership development programs and the challenges that businesses face in developing leadership skills in their people.

NextGen CIO - Alistair Gordon

Alistair Gordon, managing director at Harbour Future Leaders, recently ran a mentoring workshop in Sydney for eight participants in the NextGen CIO program.  

In this interview, Gordon talks about the technical to soft-skills transition that aspiring CIOs need to make throughout their careers, how manager-recommended promotions can be detremental to organisations, and how a team is needed to develop a leader.