The Unit 3 Assignment relates to the steps in the process of delegation, as described in Chapter 7 of the text. For this assignment, again consider the company you selected in Unit 1. Your chosen company is experiencing very rapid growth, which has required managers to find more efficient means of getting work done. Human Resources Vice-President, Philip Thomas is tasked with drafting a new policy regarding employee sick leave for the company. In order to meet the deadline, set by senior management, Thomas must delegate the preparation of the policy to his team, to be presented to him for final review.
Review Exhibit 7.5 from your textbook.
Identify the steps in the process for effective delegation.
Describe how you would advise VP Thomas to apply each step of the process to the delegation of the policy creation.