Building an IT Service Portfolio in a medium to large organization is by far the ultimate leadership experience every IT professional should aspire to, especially in start-ups. Start-ups by all means constitute a very rich and highly dynamic context for learning and development.In this book, the author reflects on 9 months of practical leadership experience across three leadership dimensions: The Context, The Challenge and the Qualities. The key takeaway is that the human aspect of leadership outweighs the technical one.Whether you have a technical background or not, this book is for you. It is a guide and a handbook with many situational challenges, resolutions and lessons for both seasoned and aspiring leaders and entrepreneurs.
About the author
Tamer Marzouk is the Founder/CEO of Skyline Training and Consulting Services, a start-up company he founded after earning over 20 years of professional experience in management consulting and personal and professional development.Tamer holds a master’s degree in computer science and a master’s degree in business administration from the American University of Cairo. He’s affiliated with multiple professional associations: ISACA and IIBA, and DRI. Tamer is actively engaged with these associations on various levels and capacities.Tamer has multiple e-books published on Amazon and almost 100 articles published on LinkedIn, IT World Canada, IT Business Canada and other online platforms. As a researcher, Tamer has written several research papers, analytical reports and case studies.Tamer is contiguously looking to network and connect with other like-minded professionals. In the next few years, Tamer plans to develop his leadership skills through learning, analyzing, and applying his expertise and knowledge to help find creative solutions to problems such as unemployment.