Do you often get distracted by “Shiny Object Syndrome”? Are you continually buying new products and courses because of the promise of bigger, better things? Do you find it hard to finish anything because you are constantly pursuing the next big thing? Many entrepreneurs are idea people and risk-takers by nature. In order to be … Read More about The SOS Trap – Let go of Shiny Object Syndrome
One of the most common questions I am asked is what exactly should I include in my procedure manual. The following is a list of the eight common areas to cover and what each area should include: Operations This section should answer the question “How do you like your business to be run?” This … Read More about Creating a Procedure Manual for Your Business
Lately, I have been speaking with so many entrepreneurs who feel there are not nearly enough hours in a day. They are feeling overwhelmed, overworked and just plain tired. Many feel they are so close to burnout they are afraid to add even one additional item to their plate. When I work with entrepreneurs who … Read More about Do You Have Enough Hours in a Day?
So often I am meeting with business owners and through our discussions, I realize just how dependent their business is on them. Although some have team members in place, often the team members are still turning to the business owner for support in decision-making. I’ll give you an example … The other day I was … Read More about Does Your Biz Depend on You?
I am asked this question so many times! The simple answer is yesterday LOL! There seems to be a line that people cross where on one side they don’t “need” a team and on the other side, it feels they waited too long. The key to success seems to be knowing exactly where that line … Read More about When is the Best Time to Build a Team!
One of the first questions I always hear from my clients is “how much is a Virtual Assistant going to cost me?” Most of the time they are just thinking about the hourly rate they will be charged and they don’t think about those hidden costs that can add up to hundreds and thousands of … Read More about 7 Costly Mistakes Entrepreneurs are Making When Hiring a Virtual Assistant