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Mastering the skill of delegation will help you manage your time and therefore reduce your stress levels. But it is often when we are most stressed that we delegate least. It is easy to panic and to cut yourself off from your colleagues or employees at times when you need their support the most.

But delegation isn’t just about making your workload lighter by giving tasks to others. It is also about getting staff to take full responsibility for certain key functions. In order for a business to grow and for employees to find new paths of development, new people must be employed to take over established functions allowing others ...

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