Category Archives: Management Skills

How to Transition from Individual Contributor to Manager

Elle Morgan — July 26, 2019 Follow @talentsolvers — July 26, 2019 It seems like a natural progression. You’ve crushed it as an individual contributor for years so the next step is leadership, right? Well, not necessarily. Truthfully, there’s little that’s “natural” at all about this direct transition. Odds are your expertise – the skills … Continue reading How to Transition from Individual Contributor to Manager

How to Avoid the Damage a “Working Manager” Can Do to Your Team

Liz Kislik — June 2, 2019 Follow @lizkislik — June 2, 2019 Does your company rely on “working managers” who simultaneously do the job they supervise? Many companies do, without being aware of the downsides. Working managers are most often found in small companies, where even those in leadership have to roll up their sleeves … Continue reading How to Avoid the Damage a “Working Manager” Can Do to Your Team