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Delivering Time Management for IT Professionals: A Trainer's Manual by Dr. Jan Yager

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Why delegating is a time saver

Delegating saves time because there is only so much time in each day and if you are doing tasks that are low-priority tasks, or tasks that someone else could do as well, or even better than you, you are showing poor time management. We agree that no one can do it all and we can also probably agree that, in most instances, there is not just one person who can do any particular task. But the key is making sure that you are spending your time on the tasks that you do best and anything that others can do as well, or even better, than you that, if possible, you are delegating those tasks.

For example, when you first start out, you might have to answer the phones and set up your own travel plans. But now that your company ...

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