Short Story: The Truth about delegating

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Short Story: The Truth about delegating

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Introduction
 
You are in charge of a department and or a team and are overworked and sometimes snowed under, does that seem familiar to you? Yes is most likely the answer that I am going to get, but why is that the case if you have people reporting to you and the reason you have people reporting to you in the first place is to share the workload, isn’t that true.
To find some answers to the question why managers fail to delegate and instead overload themselves with an unbearable workload that causes stress, fatigue and sometimes brings the manager to a point where they take a disliking to their role as manager, supervisor or team lead.
 

Questions To Ask When Delegating Tasks.

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Questions To Ask When Delegating Tasks.

Delegating Tasks

 

 

Introduction
 
Whether you are a team leader, supervisor, or manager you will be required to delegate work to employees on a daily basis. In some cases, the task will be fully understood and in other cases, the person the task was delegated to will be confused as to what is expected of them. Some years ago I was working with a client conducting a training needs analysis and one of the employees mentioned to me that a task had been assigned to them by their employer. I asked what the issue was, and the employee said the task was not completed as a result of not knowing what was expected and furthermore not knowing where to start.
 

5 Things to Do Immediately About Training

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5 Things to Do Immediately About Training

 5 Things to Do Immediately About Training

Your planning has paid off and the training day has arrived, are you as ready for training delivery as you should be. The checklist tells you that materials are printed, handouts are ready, pens and paper are ready, slides are designed, the projector is working, the laptop is fine, your agenda is checked one last time and it looks good, so preparation is taken care of.

Ten Reasons Why People Like Classroom Training

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Ten Reasons Why People Like Classroom Training

Ten Reasons Why People Like Classroom Training

Introduction

Back in the early 90s I was asked to attend an in-house training programme called a “Special Programme for Education & Executive Development” where we had a mix of executives from Ireland and the UK together for the very first time and not sure of a number of things such as • What can we learn on this programme that we already have learned, in my case since 1980 • Why are they bringing the Irish and UK executives together • And other thoughts, but mainly why, why, why etc

Seven Facts You Never Knew About Positive Thinking.

Seven Facts You Never Knew About Positive Thinking.
Seven Facts You Never Knew About Positive Thinking.
 
Seven Facts You Never Knew About Positive Thinking.
 
Back in 1980, a new life opened up for a young ambitious sales agent when he was exposed to the power of positive thinking. That young 24-year-old had dreams of building the castle in the sky and living the dream, but how was all of this going to become a reality and where does it all start. The first thing that needed to happen was to evaluate the most important person in the picture and how does that person react to rejection and failure.
 

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