Managing a business is no easy feat, especially when your business begins to grow. A growing business means a growing list of daily tasks.
Running a business is a see-saw. One minute, you are winning business-changing deals. The next minute, you have to pick spam out of your inboxes. Where do you then find the time to execute or craft strategies needed for growth?
Solopreneurs or business owners can outsource non-core tasks to Virtual Assistants to reduce their overhead costs. Instead of hiring full-time employees to do small jobs, alternatively, you can hire a virtual assistant.
What to Outsource
The tasks you cannot do
Do you need help with taxes? Do you need to seek the help of an experienced executive assistant for your business operations? Give it a thought, probably better off hiring someone to get professional assistance on tasks that you find challenging to accomplish. Doing so might just be what is needed to improve productivity and efficiency.
The tasks you should not do
For entrepreneurs, working on admin tasks is necessary, but spending an enormous amount of your time responding to emails, making travel arrangements, scheduling appointments, invoicing, etc. can get you distracted from other things that also matter to your business.
The tasks you dislike doing
There are some tasks you just don’t like to do and that’s why they sit on the list for several weeks. No matter how long you procrastinate, these tasks will always be pending. It’s time for someone else to do it.
Growth-orientated businesses outsource the tiresome, time-consuming tasks that reduce their productivity. You can do the same!
The good news is that you do not have to spend too much on a local hire when a Virtual Assistant could do the same tasks at less than half the cost.
What tasks do you want to outsource in your business? 💬 let me know in the comments below.