Title

Roles of a Technology Leader

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

1-1-2013

Department

Human Capital Development

School

Interdisciplinary Studies and Professional Development

Abstract

Technology leaders facilitate and influence the development of diverse fields and disciplines including business, mass communication, computer science, and technology education. This chapter reveals the roles and responsibilities of technology leaders in education, administration, business, government, and other organizations. The focus of technology leadership should be on technical content knowledge, the dynamics of complex organizations, and soft skills/emotional intelligences that include interpersonal skills, work ethic, and attitude. The chapter discusses technology leaders’ roles in the advancement of technology & the responsibilities of building standards for education, training, and professional development purposes.

Publication Title

Technology Integration and Foundation for Leadership

First Page

228

Last Page

241

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