Issue No. 03 - May/June (1998 vol. 15)
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The particular characteristics of the software industry, coupled with the changes that rapid growth brings, provide challenges in both management and leadership distinct from the world of hardware design and manufacturing. Given the nature of software development, certain competencies will be especially important if software managers are to lead effectively.
T. Athey, "Leadership Challenges for the Future," in IEEE Software, vol. 15, no. , pp. 72-77, 1998.