A customer asked Regina; “What happens when Erlend is away?”
Regina: “It does not really matter because we run the day to day business. He is doing his job when he is away because he always comes back with ideas and thoughts around how we can improve the business and make you more happy.”
The master of making that happen is Richard Branson himself clearly explains that it´s either delegate or drown to make it as an entrepreneur.
Check out the interview with me below to learn how I also use the same philosophy to run my 3 companies.
Richard Branson – I Educated Myself in the Real World
The Automatic Customer: Creating a Subscription Business in Any Industry by John Warrilow
Awesome book that fits the Never Work Again model perfectly. This book is well written and has lots of great ideas on how you can improve your business or start a business that has good cashflow and repeat business every month. I love the ideas and concepts in this book!
Importance of Delegation
Getting Things Done with David Allen
Learn Some of the specific details of David’s Getting Things Done system for reducing procrastination and calming your psyche down.Listen here for the full episode
Slack : Be Less Busy
Slack brings all your communication
together in one place. It’s real-time messaging,
archiving and search for modern teams.
Richard Branson on Learning to Delegate
If you really want to grow as an entrepreneur, you’ve got to learn to delegate.
When my friends and I started up Virgin, I knew that I was lacking vital knowledge on some subjects
Time Is Money: Why Delegation Is an Entrepreneur’s Best Friend
Too many entrepreneurs try to do everything,but living like this turns people into
overworked control freaks. Read more…
8 Keys To Improving Entrepreneur Delegation Habits
The challenge is delegating the right things, and not delegating the wrong
things. If you don’t get it right, you are busy, but working on the wrong things.