Tips for moving into management, Taking your tech career to the next level - Ilya Pesahovsky by Venturi's Voice: Technology | Career | Leadership published on 2018-01-09T16:46:38Z In this episode Andy Davis talks to Ilya Pesahovsky, the Director of Software Engineering, AdTech at dailymotion. On the show Ilya chats to Andy about making the move into a management position. They also chat about the traits you need to possess to be a successful manager and they discuss the advantages of giving your staff autonomy at work and how best to retain staff. Iiya Pesahovsky is an experienced director of engineering with a demonstrated history of working in the AdTech and Cyber Security industries. He is a result oriented manager with leadership background. He specialises in building technology teams locally and internationally from the ground up. He’s a backend engineer and system architect at heart with over 10 years hands on experience. Show Notes: 1.09 From a confidence standpoint how did you manage the move into management. 3.21 Did you surprise yourself when you were thrown into the team lead position. 5.00 Is it a good thing to being thrown into the deep end of management? 6.37 What traits do you need to be a successful manager? 9.43 Being transparent and clear about what you’re working towards. 14.50 Giving people a sense of autonomy as a manager. 17.37 Talking about staff retention. 21.44 What does success look like for you? 23.01 Does seeing the success of others motivate you?