Magazine Article | October 2, 2017

Why Great Employees Rarely Make Great Managers

Source: Software Executive magazine

By Kristen McAlister, Co-Owner & President, Cerius Interim Executive Solutions

Interpersonal, teaching, and support skills won’t always come naturally to your top performers

“I have always excelled at everything I do. My report cards were full of A’s, I was selected for pretty much everything I applied to, and every boss since I was fourteen years old loved me. I was a stellar employee. So why, when I found myself as a first-time manager, did I barely make the grade?”