When Should You Delegate?
Delegation is a win-win when done appropriately, however that does not mean that you can delegate just anything. To determine when delegation is most appropriate there are five key questions you need to ask yourself:
There you’ll get some “mind blowing” tips on:
- The Who and How of Delegating
- To Whom Should You Delegate
- How You Should Delegate
- Keeping Control
- The Importance of Full Acceptance
When you learn how to arrange your workload so that you are working on the tasks that have the highest priority for you, and allow other people to work on meaningful, challenging and related tasks, you have a recipe for success.
To delegate effectively, choose the right tasks to delegate, identify the right people to delegate to, and delegate in the right way. There's a lot to this, but you'll achieve so much more once you're delegating effectively!
To help pull it all together, use the Delegation Worksheet provided by Mind Tools