5 Tips for First-Time Managers

Apr 18, 2021

Episode 119 of bookcareers.com Live

This week we talk to Nancy Roberts of Umbrella Data and Clare Grist Taylor, Publisher and Agent, who have set up a new organisation Management in Publishing. Nancy and Clare have many years experience in training publishing staff in management, whether they are experienced managers or managing for the first time.

Managing for the first time can be a daunting experience. You want to impress others, you want to do a good job and if you’re managing as part of a promotion, your relationships with established colleagues changes.

In episode 119 of bookcareers Live, Nancy and Clare share with us their Top 5 Tips for First Time Managers. Although established managers are bound to find something of benefit too.

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