What to focus on when you start leading a team

Oriol Lavado
Jun 12, 2018 · 9 min read
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Understand why you are there



Understanding your manager’s expectations is understanding what level of risk they’re willing to assume. Tweet this!

Know your stakeholders

Get a grip on the people

Manage your manager

Your manager is there to support you. In many ways, their success is your success. Don’t underestimate the power of this relationship. Tweet this!

Stay positive and focused!

Your skills might make you successful, but your presence will make you unforgettable. Tweet this!

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Leading product core teams @Bookingcom. Engineer, developer & AI advocate. Marathon finisher. Love talking about AI, leadership and self-development.

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