In summary, to delegate successfully you need to carefully determine specifically what needs to be done and then choose and develop qualified people to do it. Communicate to them what needs to be done and why it is important to the overall success of the company. Be sure to set expectations concerning goals and timelines and then monitor performance and provide feedback.
Connie Edwards is a business consultant with The University of Georgia’s Small Business Development Center. Contact her at 912-651-3200.
Edwards, Connie (2011, October 19). Learn to delegate to grow business. Business in Savannah.