Life is full of awkward moments: the first kiss, an interview candidate having spinach stuck in their teeth, having your boss catch you leaving the wrong restroom. But one of the most awkward situations you can encounter in business is when someone goes from being a peer to being the boss. There are two sides to that awkward moment too – either you’ve become the boss or your peer has.
We have started 2013 on an accelerated pace. We cannot help ourselves because the pressure of constant innovation, information, and 24/7 work cycles is rampant. It seems like the world is spinning faster and the conversation are becoming shorter.