If stepping into a new leadership role has you feeling a little nervous, multiply that feeling by ten to estimate the apprehension rippling through your new team. While you may be wondering whether you are up for the challenge, the people anticipating your arrival are wondering, “What’s going to happen to me?”
As you manage first impressions, existential anxiety can be paralyzing to the workforce. So to look like you know what you are doing and to maintain morale and performance as you settle into the big chair, here are three things you should consider doing right away when you get to your new office.
Author: Karen Cates
Source: Harvard Business Review
Subjects: Leadership, Management, Organizational Behavior, Personal Development