What Rockstar Engineers Realize About Managers That Others Don't
Don't view your manager as just a boss. It's true that they have authority over you, but they are also a resource for you.
This means that there's also a burden on you to find out how your manager can best support and empower you.
What skills do you want to grow?
Which projects are on their top of mind and therefore have the great impact?
This working model is best for everyone. You are essentially finding out how you can be the most effective and impactful report for your manager as possible. Your manager gets a more empowered and efficient team, and you get career growth.