Empowerment vs Delegation: JOIN #PeopleSkills Chat Sept. 10th
by Kate Nasser |
Empowerment vs. Delegation is #PeopleSkills global Twitter chat topic.
WHEN: Sunday Sept. 10th, 2017 at 10AM EDT. Hashtag: #PeopleSkills
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Background on Chat Topic: Empowerment vs. Delegation
So many leaders and managers confuse empowerment and delegation. Empowerment shares power. Delegation retains power and assigns projects, tasks, etc… When leaders delegate and call it empowerment, they end up wondering why employees are not engaged. Engagement needs empowerment and a culture of learning. Join us in People Skills global Twitter chat (Hashtag #PeopleSkills) Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017 10am ET to explore empowerment vs. delegation.
Empowerment vs. Delegation
As we explore this topic in the upcoming People Skills global Twitter chat, here are some questions to get us thinking in advance. Actual questions will post live during the chat on Sunday 10amET.
- How do you define empowerment? What is delegation?
- How do delegation and empowerment differ?
- What do leaders fear the most about empowerment?
- What do you prefer leaders do: Empower you or delegate to you? Why?
- How does empowerment benefit employees, the organization, and its customers?
- What leadership behaviors empower employees?
- When should leaders empower, when not?
- What are the challenges of delegating & how can managers meet those challenges?
- How do cultural norms impact the choice of empowering vs. delegating?
- How do people skills enable empowerment and delegation?
So bring your personal perspective, your favorite beverage, and join the people skills global chat community this Sunday Sept. 10, 2017 at 10amEDT on Twitter (hashtag: #PeopleSkills) to explore empowerment vs. delegation.
I also invite you to continue this chat by joining the Google+ People Skills Community and the LinkedIn Group People Skills Succeed to be a part of all the people skills discussions everyday 24×7. Get your people skills community member badge here.
Shout Out of Gratitude
My gratitude to all who participate and grow the people skills global chat community on Twitter (#peopleskills), Google+, and LinkedIn. We welcome your suggestions for topics, offers to co-host, and most especially your insights.
Hope you will all join People Skills Global Twitter Chat (Hashtag #PeopleSkills) this Sunday Sept. 10, 2017 10am EDT/9amCDT/8amMDT/7am PDT to explore empowerment vs. delegation.
Everyone is welcome! We have only one rule in People Skills Global Chat: Respect for all even when we disagree.
TIP: If you have never been in a Twitter chat, you may find it helpful to log on to Twubs.com or Tweetchat.com, enter hashtag #peopleskills, and sign in to your Twitter account. The venue will insert the hashtag on each of your tweets and you will see all the tweets on one screen. Other tools available are Tchat.io, Hootsuite and TweetDeck.
I am the founder and host of the chat and will be happy to answer any questions you have in advance: Email me.
Chat with you this Sun. Sept. 10th at 10amEDT in People Skills Global Chat on Twitter (#PeopleSkills) TOPIC: Empowerment vs. Delegation.
Until then, as always, I wish you bonds of happiness and success!
From my professional experience to your success,
Kate Nasser, The People Skills Coach™
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