You need a lesson on management. Going from college, straight to a bullshit management position doesn’t give you enough experience. You need to be managed by all types of different managers before becoming one. Otherwise, you are just an absolute phony.
Sitting here, telling people that it’s hard to fire. Please. Want to know what’s harder? Properly managing your resources is harder. This what separates boys from men.
A lot of smart people are ‘Ricks, ‘ and you need to learn how to manage them properly. The Ricks will be on the A team while you can still collaborate C level ideas with your B level team.