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Perfect Phrases for Managers and Supervisors, Second Edition by Meryl Runion

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Chapter 10Perfect Phrases for Delegation

Delegation—getting work done through others—is one of the most underused tools of managers. Good delegation involves phrases that are clear, complete, accepted, and understood.

Perfect Phrases to Encourage Buy-In

Sure, it may be their job, but if employees are motivated, they will do their job much better than if they are not. Use the phrases below to encourage them to do their best—not because they have to, but because they want to.

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