Discussion Board Activity: Take the managerial competencies self-assessment at the end of Chapter One and fill in the graph. Then, answer the following questions:
Questions Regarding Competencies Self-Assessment
• What does this profile suggest in relation to your needed areas of professional and personal development?
• Based on the managerial competency most in need of development, identify three possible action steps that you might take to reduce the gap between your current and desired level on that competency.
• Would others who work with you closely or know you well agree with your self-assessment profile? In what dimensions might their assessments of you be similar to your own? Why? In what dimensions might they differ? Why?