Congratulations! The day has come when all of your hard work and dedication has finally paid off and you have been promoted to manager. Transitioning from individual contributor to manager can be a tricky step if you aren't prepared. Over the next couple of weeks and months, you will face all the challenges of becoming a first time manager.
If you follow these simple tips, you will shine in your new role and show senior management that they made the right decision when they chose you to join the ranks of management.