Delegation

  • 5 Courses | 2h 4m 19s
  • 9 Books | 10h 10m
  • 2 Audiobooks | 2h 32m 21s
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The ability to delegate is essential for effective team management. Explore further to learn how to delegate like a pro.

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Effectively Directing and Delegating as a Manager

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Effectively Directing and Delegating as a Manager
Understanding the essential responsibilities you have when directing and delegating to others, and the practices you should employ in order to meet those responsibilities, will lead to you fulfilling your duties and realizing the potential of your entire team. This course provides information on the key proficiencies of managing people, such as setting direction and establishing clear objectives and goals for your direct reports. It discusses the importance of organizing, as well as communicating for clarity and direction. It also covers the best practices for planning delegation and the techniques you need to carry through with delegation. Finally, the course details the importance of monitoring delegated tasks to ensure employees are on the right track.
7 videos | 29m has Assessment available Badge Certification PMI PDU
Choosing and Preparing Your Delegate
As a manager, it’s all too easy to become inundated with various demands on your time, such as meetings, reports, and e-mails. To manage your time more effectively, you’ll need to delegate some of your tasks. Delegating work not only frees you up for other tasks, it also motivates your team by showing that you trust them with key responsibilities. In this course, you’ll learn about different delegation styles and fundamentals. You’ll explore methods for preparing and launching a delegation. And you’ll also learn how to educate, direct, and authorize delegates appropriately.
7 videos | 19m has Assessment available Badge Certification PMI PDU
Getting What You Expect from Your Delegate
To delegate tasks and responsibilities successfully, you’ll need to do a lot more than just choose someone to hand out assignments to; that is only the first step. To achieve good delegation results, you’ll also need to provide the right level of supervision, feedback, and encouragement. In this course, you'll learn how to direct and motivate your delegates so they can take on new responsibilities with confidence. You'll explore how to identify and avoid engaging in negative or demotivating behaviors. You'll also learn how to respond when things go wrong and provide constructive criticism.
6 videos | 15m has Assessment available Badge Certification PMI PDU
Taking Your Team to the Next Level with Delegation
An effective delegation process is one where you’ve picked the right people, supervised and motivated them appropriately, and provided constructive feedback to ensure the delegated tasks are completed successfully. But that doesn’t necessarily mean the delegation process should stop there. Even though you may have already met your objectives, you can still take your team to the next level through further delegation. In this course, you’ll learn about the different levels of responsibility you can delegate to further team development. You’ll explore how to direct and develop your team to overcome common delegation risks. And you’ll also learn how to assess and improve your delegation skills.
6 videos | 14m has Assessment available Badge Certification PMI PDU
Expert Insights on Delegation
There is always more work than there is time, so smart people learn how to delegate. Figuring out the who, what, and when of delegating can simplify your workload instantly.
14 videos | 45m available Badge
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BOOKS INCLUDED

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The Gift of Time: How Delegation Can Give you Space to Succeed
We're all drowning in work - never-ending to-do lists, constant deadlines one after the other, too many emails to possibly answer! If only some of that load could be lifted... This important book shows you how to stop wasting your time on tasks you're overqualified for and teaches you how to actually focus on the important stuff.
Book Duration 2h 39m Book Authors By Gail Thomas

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The Busy Manager's Guide To Delegation
Filled with quick tips, exercises, self-assessments, and practical worksheets, this comprehensive book presents an easy-to-master five-step process for effective delegation.
Book Duration 1h 9m Book Authors By Perry McIntosh, Richard A. Luecke

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Performance Management Pocketbook, Second Edition
Containing illustrative case studies and a helpful review and actions section in each chapter, this concise guide will help you lead others to achieve results, engage and motivate others, set clear objectives, coach and delegate effectively, and more.
Book Duration 26m Book Authors By Pam Jones

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Delegating Effectively: A Leader’s Guide to Getting Things Done
In today's organizations, leaders are neither able nor expected to do everything themselves. This guidebook outlines the benefits of effective delegation and the fears and concerns that can prevent or hinder it, then offers four key ideas that leaders can use to enable better delegation.
Book Duration 22m Book Authors By Clemson Turregano

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Tackling Timewasters: Pleasing, Perfectionism, and Procrastination
Offering strategies to help you better manage your time, this book shows how to prioritize important tasks and figure out how you can delegate, how you can streamline, how you can eliminate, how you can stop being a perfectionist, and how you can quit procrastinating.
Book Duration 16m Book Authors By Laura Stack

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Delegation & Supervision
Done right, delegation and supervision allows your employees to learn, grow, and become more capable. This handy and concise guide reveals time-tested ways to boost the performance and productivity of your employees.
Book Duration 1h 12m Book Authors By Brian Tracy

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Effective Delegation, 2nd Edition
This Skill Builder offers some advice on how to make delegation a normal part of your work schedule. It will help you identify when you need the assistance of others and how you can learn to trust them with delegated tasks.
Book Duration 10m Book Authors By Tony Alessandra

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151 Quick Ideas for Delegating and Decision Making
Combining 50 years' experience of two managers, and the experiences of other managers who have been interviewed and observed, this real-world guide will help you do a more effective and efficient job of managing people and tasks.
Book Duration 2h 2m Book Authors By Robert E. Dittmer, Stephanie McFarland

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Delegating for Business Success
With this lively, new self-study course, you'll learn how to delegate effectively and assume delegated roles and tasks productively, which will enable you to make the best use of limited time, to respond rapidly to changing circumstances, and more.
Book Duration 1h 54m Book Authors By Janis Fisher Chan
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