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Seven Harsh Truths That Will Make You a Better Manager

Good managers can hear difficult things and stay grounded

Becoming a better manager is a moving target, but one absolutely worth aiming at. If you want excellent leadership skills, you can get there, but you have to know what to focus on.

Here are seven harsh truths about management that will help you hone your gaze onto what truly matters:

1. It's not about you anymore. 
When you become a manager (or leader of any kind), it means it's not about you anymore. You are no longer responsible only for what you produce. Your success, rather, derives from how well your team performs. Your job, therefore, is to support, protect and motivate your team--as individuals and as a unit.

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