If you’re grooming a new manager or looking to be a better leader, bar and nightclub expert Bob Johnson has a few tips to keep in mind when it comes to being the boss.
A bar manager asked me recently if I had any suggestions for becoming a better leader. The person asking me was “thrown” into a management position because he was really good at what he was doing previously. It was “assumed” he must have the abilities to be a good manager because of his previous great work performance. In other words, he got promoted to his “level of incompetence.”