ERIC Number: ED078253
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1959-May
Reference Count: 0
Delegation of Authority: Making Full Use of Your Team. Supervisory Development Conference Series. Training Guide.
Veterans Administration, Washington, DC.
A leader's guide for a conference on delegating authority is presented. The purposes of the conference are: (1) to emphasize the importance of delegation of authority in effective work management; (2) to discuss the theory, principles and procedures pertaining to delegation of authority; (3) to point out methods of control to decrease the likelihood of errors by those to whom authority is delegated; and (4) to discuss the more common practical problems in connection with delegation of authority. The guide contains the following sections: (1) Extent of Delegation of Authority, (2) Delegation of Authority Procedure, (3) How to Control Delegated Authority, (4) Practical Problems of Delegating Authority, and (5) Practical Exercise in Delegating Authority. (For related documents, see AC 014 430, 432-434.) (CK)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Veterans Administration, Washington, DC.