Succeeding as a new manager

In order to be awarded CPD units you must answer the following five random multiple-choice questions correctly. If you fail the test, please reread the article before attempting the questions again.

  1. According to research, what do the first few months of a manager's tenure accurately predict?

  2. When are the roots of long-term managerial success often planted?

  3. In what circumstances might a new manager be rejected by a workplace's culture?

  4. What might create a negative impression of a new manager?

  5. What should be a new manager's approach from day one?

  6. What sort of questions should a new manager ask?

  7. What should a questioning technique focus on?

  8. What should a new manager avoid in the early days of their tenure?

  9. What does a role sort involve?

  10. What is critical to a new manager's success?

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