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- There is a certain amount of fear involved in a promotion over peers.
- The situation has feelings attached to it.
- People’s reactions will be based on a bell curve, with most people not caring, but with a few being either really happy or really unhappy.
- What group will you focus on?
- Don’t take things personally.
- Have intentional conversations with your former peers to acknowledge that feelings are there and to listen to how they feel.
- The First 90 Days* by Michael D. Watkins
- Self-Esteem at Work* by Nathaniel Branden
- The Six Pillars of Self-Esteem* by Nathaniel Branden
- The Look & Sound of Leadership podcast
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