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Listen up, first-time managers: Here’s what you probably don’t know yet

It is assumed that when people move from a ‘doing’ role to a ‘managing’ role, they will know what they need to do and that they will ‘pick up’ how to lead as they go along. However, leading a team requires a new set of skills that are difficult to just ‘pick up’. Are you new to managing a team, and wondering why it’s harder than you expected?  The relationships with your team can change  If you have been promoted within your team, what you may not have considered is t