5 Things Every New Boss Should Know by Rachael Schultz at Men’s Health on 26 November 2013.
This article provides some advice on transitioning from being a co-worker to being the new boss. In order to avoid becoming a power-mad tyrant that distances everyone, the author suggests the following:
- You can always learn from your employees
- Deliver instructions, not questions (you are telling, not asking)
- Don’t play favourites
- Discover people’s strengths
- Be available, but not overbearing.