Kane Williamson and Ajinkya Rahane suddenly find themselves elevated to captaincy in the wake of the ball-tampering controversy. Pic Credit:www.iplt20.com
The issue of captaincy has been a major talking point going into IPL 2018. Six of the eight teams in the tournament have got themselves new captains, and among them, the ban on Steve Smith and David Warner has suddenly thrust Ajinkya Rahane (Rajasthan Royals) and Kane Williamson (Sunrisers Hyderabad) into leadership roles in their respective teams. How will this sudden elevation play out on the field? With each of these captains under intense scrutiny, how well they are able to absorb pressure and channelize it to inspire the best in their squad will determine the measure of their success in the coming month-and-a-half.Nonetheless, cricket is hardly the only arena where these sudden transitions occur. They are equally common in the workplace where sudden and unexpected promotions can leave a promotee confused, nervous and anxious. What should you do if, like these IPL captains, you too find yourself in a situation where you are thrust into the limelight?
Use these tips to ace a sudden promotion and make it work for you: