Mentally and Emotionally Preparing to Transition From Peer to Leader
Promotions are exciting but also come with unexpected social consequences, including navigating how to lead a group of your former peers. In this session, you will hear from three mid-managers who will share their stories and provide examples of how their professional voices have grown due to the hurdles of role transition in the workplace. Learning Objectives: Reflect on leadership fears relating to transitioning roles in the workplace. Understand how to elevate your professional voice when transitioning from peer to leader. Gain actionable items to develop a new leader toolkit.
Strategies for Career Services
Erica Betz, Vanderbilt University
Julia Vollrath, University of Florida