What I wish I knew when I first became a manager.
You did it! You landed that first big promotion, the one that confirms all your hard work and extra hours were worth it. Instead of taking a deep breath, now is when the hard work really begins, because as a first-level manager, you now have the most important position in any organization. You are now responsible for translating your organization's strategy into results.
The next step on the career ladder will be unlike anything you've pr