Is it ever OK to demote a manager back to their former position? Your first, intuitive answer might be “hell, no!” Some companies or managers won’t even allow it, under any circumstances. But why not? It happens all the time in baseball. Major league players are “sent back to the minors” for further development, and sent back up to the majors if and when they are ready. I’ve seen cases when moving a manager one level down in the organization has turned out to be a win-win for the manager and the
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