The authority to carry out a job can be delegated to a subordinate, but the supervisor remains responsible for the work of the section as a whole. As a supervisor, which of the following rules would be the BEST one for you to follow in view of the above statement?
a. Avoid assigning important tasks to your subordinates, because you will be blamed if anything goes wrong
b. Be sure each subordinate understands the specific job he has been assigned, and check at intervals to make sure assignments are done properly
c. Assign several people to every important job, so that responsibility will be spread out as much as possible
d. Have an experienced subordinate check all work done by other employees, so that there will be little chance of anything going wrong