How to successfully transition from IC to Manager?

Transitioning from an individual contributor to a manager is one of the most common challenges for engineers. In an effort to help support those making this transition, we created this handbook with some of the best advice and insights our team has to offer.

  • Actionable advice on transitioning from IC to Manager
  • Pitfalls to watch out for during this transition
  • Best practices for new managers to make an immediate impact

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Via Plato, you can have one-on-one conversations, AMAs, and more with these technical leaders about your management challenges.

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