Category: "Outsourcing Your Business"

3 Project Management Tips to Organize Your Busy Week

If you’re overwhelmed by your “to-do” list, and you find yourself procrastinating or doing things you shouldn’t be doing (like trolling around on Facebook), instead of doing the tasks at hand, you’ll enjoy these tips.

There are 3 key things that I do to make sure that I get a lot done during a busy week…

The best way to manage paying your team

There are so many different ways to pay your team – prepaying, per project, monthly, weekly, etc., and a lot of it depends on what your contractor wants.

And after 9 years of outsourcing, I’ve done it all, so I have some great tips to share with you about how to manage team payments to save time + hassles…

How NOT to work on your vacation

I remember when I first started my online business, I would get pretty frazzled just being away from the computer for a whole day. One particular weekend trip nearly sent me into a tizzy. That was a long time ago. After that first overnight trip, I…

How to Survive a Team Member Crisis

In this video I’ll cover:

– What cross-training means and how it can help you avoid a crisis

– Why a backup plan is critical to avoiding a stressful situation

– How to ensure someone is ready to fill in at a moment’s notice

3 Common Outsourcing Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

In this video I’ll cover:

– Why systems are critical to your business success and how to start putting them to work for you

– How a project manager can help keep you sane by ensuring everything is getting done on time and according to your guidelines

– The importance of clear communication, and how to make sure all your team members know exactly what’s expected of them

Need a VA? Look Locally

The virtual assistant field has really grown over the last several years. It’s not uncommon, especially in the Internet marketing sector, to hire a virtual assistant who lives across the country or even the world from you and never even meet them in person. But,…

Too Much On Your Plate? Then Dip Your Toe In…

I’ve been outsourcing for so long that it’s become ingrained in my thinking as a something I have to do. Meaning, it’s not optional.

I truly believe that outsourcing is the key to building the business of your dreams. It’s the difference between the struggling business owner and the successful one. It’s also the difference between a happy wife/mom and a stressed out one who blows a fuse over the smallest things (you know what I’m talking about).

Successful business owners outsource. Show me one that doesn’t.