There’s a lot of luck in getting along great with all those who work for you.
It’s hard to mold competing personalities into a cohesive team. And when it works, of course, it’s a sign you are a managerial genius!
Until a team member wants to take everyone (including you) on one of his or her Ego Trips.
It helps to have a road map, even for ego trips. Here’s a primer on some that you’ll want to avoid: