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52: The Art of Effective Delegation

business management creative entrepreneurship habits May 23, 2023
The Art of Effective Delegation | The Professional Creative with Bonnie Christine

In this episode we'll be delving deep into the art of delegation—I'll be sharing the valuable lessons I've learned from three impactful books that have greatly influenced my delegation habits, along with discussing the importance of clear instructions, how to define what "done" looks like, and the value of owning your work. Tune in to gain insight into the challenges and difficulties that come with delegation and learn how to navigate them with clarity, kindness, and ownership. Whether you are a business of one or managing a team, you'll learn how to effectively delegate tasks to those around you.

Even if you are the only person in your business,
a business of one must learn how to delegate.

Discussed in this episode:

  • Micromanagement and difficulty releasing tasks are among the biggest mistakes people make when delegating.
  • Clear communication and expectations are key to effective delegation.
  • Ownership is essential in creating a positive work culture and encouraging intrapreneurship.

Check out the full episode for more insights, including practical methods for delegating tasks, how to define what "done" looks like, and ways to encourage your team to take ownership and be proud of their work. Remember, even as a business of one, mastering delegation is crucial to your success.



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Review of the week: 

My 10 seconds of courage will be to go Live!

I just finished listening to episode #20 - Learning to love going live, and I wanted to thank Bonnie for sharing her fears and how she overcame going face to face and live. Great encouragement and inspiration! I appreciate the accompanying free download live call planner. One thing I plan to do in 2023 is to take my 19 seconds of courage and go face to face with my subscribers.



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