Should I Apply For Management?

Question to Ask the Workplace Doctors about applying for a manager position: I want it to give this opportunity a try, but then it will limit me to just manager positions in future job-hunting if I were to leave the company.

First of all…thank you for having this website. My history is that I’ve been with my company a little over two years. During those two years, I’ve been promoted to team lead and received three raises. I get along with my team and fellow coworkers. My job requires a lot of attention and assistance to my team as well as the other teams. I enjoy what I do but there are times when it can be stressful. My manager (whom I enjoy working with) has decided to resign. Her position is now open.

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