When you complete this chapter, you should be able to:
• Explain why delegating is important in today’s business environment.
• State the key differences between assigning tasks and delegating jobs.
• List the key benefits of delegating to individuals and organizations.
• State several common reasons why people hesitate to delegate.
• Assess your ability to delegate.
Today’s highly competitive, fast-paced business environment presents a vast array of new challenges. Companies need to accomplish more with fewer resources. Employees must work more productively and take on an increasing number ...