Our industry will need more qualified managers soon, and many art pros are interested in stepping up to the next level. The truth is, you can be a rockstar in your niche but it does not mean you are ready to manage. Realize that your role will change in many ways, and you need to be ready. In this episode, we look at the soft skills, and changes you need to know about to become a team leader.
The most important aspect is..management is way more than a little extra admin work. You should pursue it with intentional expectations and goals. Ask the advice of those that you respect who have already made the leap, and prepare yourself for what can be a jarring but rewarding shift. Be well and always feel like you can reach out. firstname.lastname@example.org