Video: The downside of being in management

If your career goal is to be a manager, you need to be aware of the realities of people management. Toni Bowers tells what you may face as a manager.

Some people have tunnel vision when it comes to management as a career goal. For some, of course, management is the only way to move up in their companies.

If you're one of these people, at least be aware of the realities of people management. There are great things about it, but there are some things that not everyone is prepared to deal with. In today's video, I talk about the things that you may have to face when you become a manager.


Toni Bowers is Managing Editor of TechRepublic and is the award-winning blogger of the Career Management blog. She has edited newsletters, books, and web sites pertaining to software, IT career, and IT management issues.

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