Managerial Authority is Not an Excuse to Waste People’s Time

Jake Wilder
5 min readSep 27, 2021

Don’t be a Hoarder

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Managers need to remember one thing above all else: they don’t do the work. Their employees do. A manager’s job is to help them do it easier and better.

It’s easy to forget this. It’s easy for managers to start believing that their employees are there to support them. They’re not. It’s the other way around.

Jake Wilder

I don’t know where I’m going. But at least I know how to get there.