Leaders must appeal to people on three levels when driving change: 1) Rational; 2) Political; 3) Emotional.
How can you be successful when you take on a new role? Here are three ideas and what to do about them: 1) Remember that now you are "the boss;" 2) Design a learning plan; 3) Create coalitions. The second article gives you some more detail about how to create a learning plan. I hope you find this helpful!