Picture yourself in a perfect world, in your perfect office, running your perfect business.
What’s your role? Do you have team members or are you still doing everything by yourself? How much money are you making? Do you have products? Do your clients rave about you?
Yes, our perfect worlds are goals certainly worth aiming for but if you’re still a solopreneur who’s doing every job by herself, it’s time to sit and learn the importance of these three words. Understanding and implementing these three little words will alleviate your stress and help grow your business. Read on to know more!
Plenty of admin tasks can be automated nowadays, which frees up time for you to focus on money-making ideas.
Set up automatic monthly payments for recurring business expenses. Set up labels and filters for your email inbox. Collect customer data with forms on your website. Create automated email responses when people send in customer service inquiries.
Or you can use an autoresponder to send monthly newsletters to clients. Be creative! There’s an app for everything these days so download one if you need to!
Have you ever considered hiring an assistant or other virtual team member? All the automated tasks mentioned in the previous section can be completed in a much shorter time by an experienced virtual assistant while you focus on your social media presence and connecting with your tribe.
Another option is to hire a social media manager to keep your followers engaged. Upgrade your branding image by hiring a professional graphic artist and a photographer to take premium headshots.
Delegate tasks to experienced experts who can troubleshoot problems and complete tasks in half the time it will take you to do it to save time!
Analyse your business practices and ask yourself if there’s anything that seems archaic or that isn’t worth the time.
Sometimes, we get caught up in doing things that are outdated—like manual bookkeeping. Just because you’ve been doing it this way for years doesn’t mean it can’t be updated or eliminated altogether.
Set aside time every quarter or at least every year to investigate new software or platforms that can automate your business or eliminate unnecessary tasks so you can save time and ultimately, money!
Plan Your Way to Success
Knowing how to automate, delegate, and eliminate certain business tasks is just the beginning to organising your business and growing your profits
If you need help, I can guide you through the process of streamlining your business for maximum productivity and profits when you hire me as your business coach. I provide actionable steps you can follow to make sure your business is on the right track.Contact me to get to know more!
Lisa is a Business Educator. If you are like her other clients YOU want to GROW your business! BUT you are a little stuck on how to get past your current roadblocks. Enjoy the Solopreneur Success site and also check out her coaching website https://www.lisapenson.com