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What to expect:There’s a great deal more to delegating than simply passing extra work off to others. This short online course teaches supervisors and managers the skills they need to effectively delegate and ultimately, accomplish more. Participants will learn valuable skills, including: The Art of Delegating Effectively (Short Course)
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