Meaning of “management by delegation” in the English Dictionary


"management by delegation" in Business English

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management by delegationnoun [ U ]

uk us abbreviation MBD

HR, WORKPLACE, MANAGEMENT a style of management that involves giving the people who work for you responsibility for particular jobs, projects, etc. so that you do not have to do them:

Management by delegation recognizes that all the members of a team can and should be self-starters.

(Definition of “management by delegation” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)