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:how to adjust to a new bosshow to handle a coworker who doesn’t respect your authoritycan introverts and extroverts work together happily?