Tag Archives: outsourcing

If I started over….

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I’ve been in business for a while - I’ve bought and sold a surf shop, started an accountancy business and launched a series of products and services that have assisted many business owners navigate the sometimes rocky world of business ownership. But if I started over what would I do differently? Read More »

Get your momentum started

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Have you noticed that the momentum you have when start your week, your year or even your day has a big impact on the results you achieve? It’s momentum - the impelling force or strength - that gets things happening. The fabulous thing about momentum is that once it starts rolling, its takes a lot to stop it. But the trick is to get that momentum started in the first place. Read More »

Are you being resourceful or resourceFULL?

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As we get into the business growth groove we usually start to consume more resources either in the normal course of business or in attempts to get to the next level. Sometimes we are so busy in the growth mindset that we automatically invest in more and more resources without properly evaluating what we are doing. We can lose sight of being resourceFUL i.e. making the most of what we have and making sure each dollar is purchasing maximum value. I'm not talking about being stingy but taking a step back and evaluating what resources you are investing in and deciding whether: Read More »

Outsource and grow your business

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When you start your business you have grand plans. More often than not, you went into business to make the most of your particular area of expertise to offer services or sell a product. As soon as you make the decision to take the plunge, it’s “just you” and you end up doing everything. *Sigh*… that’s not much fun when you have to be the admin person, bookkeeper, receptionist, cleaner, customer service officer etc! That’s on top of actually providing the service or producing the product and marketing it. It all sounds awfully tiring to me, and guess what, it is! Read More »

Become more efficient in your business – Part Two

Outsourcing As the owner and driver of your business, you must ensure that you spend your precious time on revenue-generating tasks. This could be client work or tasks that go towards developing revenue generating products and services. If you take a look at your to-do list for today, I’m pretty sure you’ll find tasks listed that are not worth spending ... Read More »