As leaders, it is important to be able to communicate technical concepts and information to business leaders and non-tech audience. In this video, learn how to effectively communicate technical concepts and integrate your team with the business.
- There's a perception that technical people … are not great communicators … and look down upon non-technical audiences. … As a technology leader, … you need to be able to communicate … technical concepts to non-technical audiences … for the business to be successful. … Here are some ideas on how you can effectively communicate … technical information to any audience. … First and foremost, know your audience … and understand what information they need from you. … This will help you understand … how you should frame your conversation. … I've seen many technical leaders … go into the details of technology, … when the audience doesn't really need to know the specifics. … For example, if you are presenting to the leaders … of a finance team about the delay in releasing a product, … they will be interested in knowing … how this delay impacts their current budget … and the planned revenue. … However, if your presenting the same information … to the marketing leaders … they would like to know how the delay impacts …
- Building the right team
- Hiring for complementary skills
- Communicating an organizational vision
- Creating KPIs and goals
- Talking tech to any audience
- Leading a global team