It’s not enough just to write your book, you also have to send e-mails, schedule appointments, build your platform, write articles, moderate blog comments, post something witty on social media every now and then . . . and you might even need to edit some videos or maybe update your website. I know in my own case there are days I never even get to the actual writing part of my job until really late in the day.
Would you like to have a support system, a safety net to keep you as productive as possible?
If so, you’re going to love today’s guest. I am talking with Chris Ducker, and he is going to share some strategies for building a team that supports you and helps you reach your goals.
Chris Ducker is a serial entrepreneur. He’s a keynote speaker and bestselling author of the book Virtual Freedom: How to Work with Your Virtual Staff to Buy More Time, Become More Productive, and Build Your Dream Business.
Originally from the UK, Chris now lives in the Philippines where he’s been for 14 years. He’s founded several businesses there including an outsource call center facility, a virtual assistant recruitment hub and a co-working space which combine houses over 250 full-time employees. He is also a popular business blogger and podcaster at chrisducker.com.
In This Episode You’ll Discover:
- Why having a support team is so important to your long-term growth
- How to build a team to help you reach your goals
- Why you shouldn’t wait to start outsourcing everyday tasks that keep you from writing
- How to find suitable team members
- Why you may already have a support team, and not even know it
- What kinds of things you can delegate to your team
Resources and Links:
Catch up with Chris and listen to his podcast on his website: ChrisDucker.com
Follow Chris on Twitter: @ChrisDucker
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Chris’ Book: Virtual Freedom
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