Not enough hours in the day?
Do you feel stressed and overloaded with work? Do you end up doing everything while your staff are under-worked? Are you the hardest worker? As a manager it's not always easy to "let go" of tasks. But, "If you want something done right, do it yourself," is not a sustainable business model. If so, then you may need to brush up your delegation skills! Even "Super You" needs help and support. There is no shame in asking for assistance. Push aside the pride and show respect for the talent others can bring to the table.
DELEGATION IN MANAGEMENT A POWERFUL MANAGEMENT SKILL
Delegation in management is a powerful task management tool. Because successful delegation is like a mini promotion. Successful delegation engages employees and motivates staff. This increases employee performance. But when delegation in management is done badly it becomes yet another task that an under-performing employee doesn't want to do. Download free manager delegation worksheet here.
Using a delegation tool is the best method to ensure successful delegation. I’ve spent years researching, developing and testing the best of the best so that you don’t have to. I share this and many more proven management techniques with you in the free www.boss.camp program.
This course will provide you with proven, easy-to-implement and practical actions steps for:
- Identifying what to delegate,
- How to make the delegation - right down to the right words to use, and,
- How to avoid reverse delegation.
Delegating tasks to employees is a fundamental manager skill. The other key skills that make up the Management Foundations are: