Im going to be the head manager, what can you tell me about the management styles
Anything else you want to ask me ?
Mexico's management style tends to be paternalistic as is often found in strongly hierarchical cultures
What can I do to be a good manager ?
A good manager combines an authoritative approach with a concern for the well-being and dignity of employees. It is important to show that you are in control but at the same time have a warm, human touch.
Any tips on how to treat my subordinates ?
It is considered to poor behaviour to criticize others in public, as its an insult. Being openly criticized in public results in a loss of self-esteem and personal dignity.
Also when giving Instructions they should be told clearly and precisely so subordinates can be expected to follow those instructions with little or no discussion.
What should I expect as manager ?
As relationship bonds run deep in Mexican culture, the manager should expect loyalty. In return for this loyalty, the manager will look after the interests of subordinates.