Incase you missed our comprehensive 40 minute live webinar, you can grab that recording here. Below are the key tools that we mention and feature in this webinar and how we use them:
Being in the delegation business, I’m often asked by busy entrepreneurs, when is the best time to get an Assistant? I firmly believe that delegation is the foundation for growth, and that leveraging your time is the most impactful way you can lead and scale. You can prepare yourself and your CPA firm for success with this key hire by keeping the following tips in mind:
Instacart offers grocery delivery from major grocers nationwide. Offering a free 14-day trial, users can shop from the comfort of their home, office, subway (or anywhere, really), finding the best deals from their preferred grocery store.
Most markets have delivery within 1-2 hrs, or users can schedule delivery for specific times. For $9.99/month, users get unlimited, on-demand delivery, and save loads of time!
Timy: Working on a flexible schedule is great, right? But what happens when you are working after hours and want to send a message in Slack without alerting your coworkers or clients right away?
Enter Timy, a Slack extension that allows you to schedule messages to go out when you want the recipient to receive it! It’s free, user-friendly, and a great way to get things done without blowing up your coworkers slack channel (until you want to). Check it out today!
As a remote workplace, we wanted to find a way to do a Secret Santa without being physically able to “draw a name”. Enter Elfster!!
Elfster is a unique gifting website that not only facilitates fun things like Secret Santa organization, but also has a shop that users can create “wish lists” from. It’s free, fun, and used by 17 million people worldwide. AND it’s not just for Christmas. Use for birthdays, anniversaries and any other special occasion for your organization or your family! Check Elfster out today!
5 Tips for Being Efficient
Contributed by our Team Member, Melissa
Can you walk and chew gum at the same time? If your answer is yes, then YOU can be efficient. Being efficient means being intentionally as productive as you can without wasting energy or effort.
Below are 5 steps you can take towards being efficient.
Rescue Time With so many distractions and possibilities in your digital life, it's easy to get scattered.
Rescue Time helps to understand your daily habits so you can focus and be more productive. Once installed onto users computers and mobile devices, Rescue Time runs securely in the background and tracks user habits.
Rescue Time returns daily and weekly reports that reveal exactly how much time users spent online, in their inbox, and on apps. Users can set limits on the amount of time they want to spend on any app and Rescue Time will alert them when time is up. There is a free individual version, as well as paid small team and enterprise plans.
DocuSign now offers a payment option, which streamlines the client experience and allows the contract to be signed and payment to be collected in one simple step. Contract completion couldn’t be simpler! Try Docusign payments today!
Most leaders would agree with this statement: “If I could spend half as much time on half as many things, I would be twice as effective.”
Entrepreneurs and leaders feel an overwhelming need to have a strategic way to delegate that involves more than just a resource to delegate to. They also benefit from guidance and access to systems that help them delegate effectively and consistently.
Entrepreneurs excel at turning great ideas into incredible products or services. They have the unique ability to not only conceptualize but execute consistently. Both of those require free time.
When it comes to decluttering your work life, I always like to start with my email inbox. There is nothing more overwhelming than a cluttered inbox where the important is mixed in with all of those junk emails you never read.
Lets face it, half of what comes into your inbox you probably delete without even opening! OR you leave it in there for fear of deleting something important and actually end up missing the true important stuff.
I like to keep an inbox of a rotating 5. Thats right FIVE emails! Here are my tips and tricks on how to clean up that inbox, make sure nothing gets lost, and relieve that inbox stress immediately.