What makes the best manager?
The best manager is a person who is dedicated to company goals yet sensitive to the individuality of each employee he or she manages. Managing people effectively is a difficult job, but the rewards in helping them develop while contributing to company objectives are GREat.
Essentially, good management requires understanding human nature so people can be motivated to fulfill their potential. The best manager develops people to their fullest. He or she creates a system that allows the department to operate so efficiently that the work won't skip a beat if he or she isn't there and that also allows for smooth succession if he or she is promoted.
Exciting and igniting people is the manager's vision.