Getting your business to grow and transforming it into a viable business is a complicated task. Starting a business is difficult, but growing a small business is even harder. The business owner usually goes from employing 2 people to 15 at a time, which requires a more complicated organizational structure, hours invested in training, assignment of tasks, monitoring, and control, in short, valuable time that as a team leader, you require for issues much more relevant. For this reason, in this article, we give you some suggestions that could change the imminent course of your growth.
Choose your team wisely from the start. Having a focused team is the most important point to scale your small business. Recruit the best talent at all levels of the company, that is, from the most junior position to the most relevant members of the management team. Identifying the right person for each phase of the company’s growth is essential. A company’s needs change as they grow so make sure you diversify your team and can add several POVs.
Recruiting also requires leaving your strategic tasks so you can dedicate yourself to finding potential candidates, which is a very time-consuming task.
A great way to attack all these issues is working with remote talent. Find a virtual assistant that will bring you multiple benefits. You will have a highly qualified and guaranteed team member, a full-time employee that will help you perform tasks that used to be challenging and exhausting.
You can hire a virtual assistant specialized in the services your company requires. Below are some options:
- Filtering emails, scheduling meetings, making the best use of your time.
- Social media management, content creating, marketing related tasks.
- Bookkeeping or even a more senior level, like an Accountant.
- Customer service: make sure your clients are happy!
- Project management: they can be in charge of remotely directing a high-performance team to achieve results, where you can become only the one who provides support and expects the results.
In addition to everything we have already mentioned, hiring a virtual assistant will allow you to have employees to whom you can delegate all kinds of tasks. In fact, you can customize any role you require, according to your needs. Soon, you could have a full-time remote team that is highly specialized and is 100% focused on you. The best part of this is that you’re saving money all while hiring top-notch individuals!
So, what are you waiting for? Give us a call and we'll help you grow your business by finding the best talent to delegate and elevate!