1. Conduct the following activities with each of the following practices: problem solving
and decision making, planning, delegating, internal communications and meeting
a) Develop a basic procedure that is customized to your chosen approach to carrying out
the practice, While developing your procedure, seriously consider the advice and
guidelines provided in the materials for review regarding that practice.
b) Test your procedure by applying it to a current major effort in your organization or
your life. What problems did you encounter? Does the procedure need to be updated?
c) Share the procedure with a friend and ask for their feedback.
d) Update the procedure as a result of your testing and feedback.
e) Communicate the procedure throughout your organization, as appropriate.
For assistance, see Problem Solving and Decision Making, Planning, Effective
Delegation, Basics of Internal Communications and Meeting Management.