Manager vs Director

It’s more about identity than skillset

Photo by Kelly Sikkema on Unsplash

Some companies hand our director titles like candy, but few really understand the distinction between a manager and a director. So here are some simple guidelines.

Managers focus on doing things, directors focus on how things are done.



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Toku McCree

Executive coach and writer. I’ve toured with rock bands, trained as a zen monk, and taught preschool. My hope is that my writing makes you think.