If you are an entrepreneur, chances are that you always having to prioritize key tasks that are critical to your business. You would be happy to know that the most successful entrepreneurs delegate a lot of their work to focus on growing their respective businesses.
Here are four key areas you should consider outsourcing to experts and a few recommendations on the right service provider:
1. Web research
Prospecting for new business and keeping up with the latest developments in your industry can be time consuming. A web researcher can help you to save time with tasks like gathering information & statistics for an upcoming presentation or looking up the names of companies to build your list of leads.
They can also organize this material in a form that’s easy to use and read. You can find a plethora of web researchers at Elance.
2. Content & Social media
Whether it’s designing content strategies or making sure your Social Media channels are generating a positive ROI, hiring a Social Media agency makes sense as they come with the relevant skills & practical experience while marketing similar businesses and ensure best practices.
Social Media is extremely dynamic & always evolving. Making sure that you have a deep understanding of how algorithms for a lot of these sites work can be very time consuming & may lead to poor decision making which will affect your ROI.
We work with Togglehead & would definitely recommend them.
3. Design & Technology
Whether you want a more attractive website, a brand-defining logo or eye-catching print materials, a professional graphic designer will help your business look its best. Whatever your goals, there’s a graphic designer with the talent, aesthetic sensibilities and visual skills to fulfil your vision and enhance your company brand. Many also offer web development as a service or work with developers, which will make your website function technically.
There of course will be a time when you will need to take design & development in-house however working with outsourced agencies is a great way to get started.
Check out one of our clients – Thought over Design who do fantastic work.
4. Accounting & Finance
Frankly, no business owner should ever to write the companies’ own books or file taxes. As a business scales, Accounting & Finance as a function becomes increasingly complex & time consuming to handle, it makes complete sense to hire a professional to run this aspect of your business for you.
It is imperative that your Service Provider is providing you with relevant Business Intelligence in order to help you take better decisions as a business owner. A focus on Innovation Accounting helps Entrepreneurs like you reduce the time taken to close your Build- Measure- Learn loop while you try to validate certain hypothesis’. For this you need not look any further setup a meeting with the Themis team today!
If there is anything we have learned from having worked with over 450 companies across India is that it is imperative for Entrepreneurs to focus on growing their business & let professionals handle non-core activities.
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