Where Managers Need to Improve Most

By Robert Half February 16, 2017 at 7:09am

WHERE MANAGERS NEED TO IMPROVE MOST

Workers want bosses to communicate better, be more diplomatic

Which skill do you think your manager needs to improve most?

    TOTAL GENDER MALE GENDER FEMALE AGE 18-34 AGE 35-54 AGE 55+
  Communication/diplomacy 35% 33% 37% 34% 38% 24%
  Leadership 20% 20% 20% 23% 15% 27%
  Technical expertise 14% 15% 13% 13% 16% 16%
  Strategic thinking 13% 16% 9% 17% 9% 13%
  Project management 9% 9% 10% 11% 8% 7%
  Other 9% 7% 11% 3% 13% 14%

Source: Robert Half Management Resources survey of more than 400 Canadian workers; totals may not equal 100 per cent due to rounding

© 2017 Robert Half Management Resources

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