We often keep plugging away because the idea of handing off some of our tasks is more overwhelming than the thought of just grinning and bearing it.
BUT, in order to truly grow, you have to let go. Delegation will allow you to refocus on more important tasks.
And here are some things to look for to know when it’s time to add a team member:
“Some of us think holding on makes us strong; but sometimes it is letting go.” — Hermann Hesse
Does your pulse speed up at the mention of the word delegation? Even though it becomes a necessity for most at some point in their business, but letting go of some of the control of items can be scary. What do you trust others to do, will the voice be enough like you, will it cost you more time… the list goes on. (more…)