As exciting as a promotion is, being named the new leader of your team can be daunting.

Executive coach Anja van Beek says: “Many people promoted to a first-time management role grapple with the same issue –how do I transition from being a team member yesterday to being the manager today, especially if the team members are your friends?”..

BL Premium

This article is reserved for our subscribers.

A subscription helps you enjoy the best of our business content every day along with benefits such as articles from our international business news partners; ProfileData financial data; and digital access to the Sunday Times and Sunday Times Daily.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.



Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@businesslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00. Got a subscription voucher? Redeem it now