Important: Don’t confuse authority roles.
The critical function of a team is to save time and play on a varied set of strengths by delegating tasks. But effective delegation of responsibilities is crucial because missteps can cause more conflict than you bargained for.
Smart delegation begins with understanding team member’s strengths and clearly communicating everyone’s goals, responsibilities, and accountability. Be especially sure that it’s clear who is in charge of each aspect of the task, warns Michael[…]