Management Style

Ask a Candid Boss: Can Managers Be Friends With Their Employees?

Manager-Employee Relationship
Ask a Candid Boss

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Career Guidance

Kim Scott is the author of the NYT & WSJ bestseller Radical Candor: Be a Kickass Boss Without Losing Your Humanity and co-hosts with Russ Laraway the podcast Radical Candor. Kim led AdSense, YouTube, and Doubleclick Online Sales and Operations at Google and then joined Apple University to develop and teach the course “Managing at Apple.” Kim has been a CEO coach at Dropbox, Qualtrics, Twitter, and several other tech companies. Follow her on Twitter @candor or Facebook.

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