management

Role Identity Shifts for New Manager

Here’s something most new manager training programs don’t take into account: management is a matter of degree. Some new managers will have “pure” management roles and drop their individual contributor work completely. Others will ascend to “working manager” roles in…


When the Managers Dash for the Exits

Some new research on how manager departures impact the performance of young firms. Long story short: manager turnover leads to a “…substantial decline in the assets of founder-managed firms and a significant increase in bankruptcy risks of non-founder-managed firms.” …manager…