Creating A Career Game Plan: Tips For New Managers Often times, when a new manager joins an organization, they spend a great deal of time attempting to find their place within the organizational structure. They seem to think that once they find their place, they will automatically gain some type of recognition as an established professional – and then they're done. What they fail to understand is that life is not about finding yourself…life is about creating yourself. The reality is that a new manager needs to prepare a career plan for themselves that can be followed from their . . .