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Effective Delegation

3 hours Live online or In-person
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Session Description

“The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good people to do what s/he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling while they do it.” – Theodore Roosevelt, 26th U.S. President

The delegator’s dilemma: shall I do it myself or give it to someone else? In this practical course with real-time application exercises participants will be provided with a range of tools and templates to help them learn how to delegate tasks and use effective delegation as a key development tool to motivate and challenge their team. Participants will learn how to identify all the considerations that need to taken before, during and after a task has been delegated to ensure and sustain alignment to the overall goals.

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize thoughts and feelings that prevent you from delegating, and feel confident you can overcome them
  • Flex your delegation style depending on the person and the situation
  • Boost your colleague’s confidence and maintain a strong working relationship while delegating


  • Lecture
  • Partner activities
  • Group discussion
  • Individual reflection

Target Audience

  • Supervisory to mid-level leaders
  • High-potential individual contributors
  • Project/program managers

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