Moving into management is a huge career step. Is it the right step for you?
There are numerous reasons you might not want to move into management. I walk through a few things to consider.
It can take years to be a great manager. What does it take to be a moderately fine manager?
A few choice questions from CSCareerQuestions, answered by Dave. Topics include job rescinding, teammate competition, job hunting, performance feedback, and some unfortunate swearing.
Growing your career and skills takes tenure and experience at a company. This runs counter to the oft repeated suggestion to job hop for improved compensation.
There are times when slow and steady wins the race. At other times, it's important to put in 110%.