3 Crucial Steps to Outsourcing Effectively and 2 Books which Changed 2 Businesses
It waits for no-one and if lost is never found again. Free yet priceless. We're talking of course about time: many business leaders wish they had more of it.
Victoria Moffatt, the founder of LexRex, knows how to get more time. Her firm specialises in helping lawyers communicate. A former lawyer herself, Victoria read The Four Hour Work Week by Tim Ferriss soon after it was published. The book "blew her mind." She describes why in this interview.
Soon after launching LexRex, Victoria needed to outsource. Effective outsourcing is a tenet of The Four Hour Workweek, and Victoria put many of its principles into action. But outsourcing well can be challenging. Many business leaders really struggle with it. Victoria covers the mistakes she made and her three crucial steps to outsourcing effectively.
Also in this episode: Tony Gibbs of Marque is an avid reader of business books. What's his top book recommendation and why? How did he put what he learned from it into action? Listen in to find out.
Some readers get inspired by business books but then move to the next one – and the one after that – without implementing what they learned. Victoria and Tony both love reading, but it's clear they changed their businesses and how they work as a result of the books they discuss in this episode. These books boosted their businesses, perhaps they can boost yours too.