when your former peer becomes your manager by Alison Green on August 19, 2014 One day you’re working happily together as coworkers, and the next day your peer has been promoted and is now your manager. How do you adjust to the change? At Intuit QuickBase’s Fast Track blog today, I talk about what you can do on your side to keep awkwardness to a minimum and work together harmoniously. You can read it here. You may also like:I’m in trouble for pushing back on a Boss’s Day gift collectionI was hired to run a department — but the old boss is still there, 10 months latercan bad employees and bad managers change?