Business efficiency is not just about saving time and money. I know – it’s pretty important, but making your business more efficient has other benefits. It provides a much stronger foundation for growth. It means that processes are documented, your team communicates more effectively, the opportunities to streamline are increased once you have your workflows clear, and your team can become more proficient in their work, because they are not re-inventing the wheel all of the time.
In today’s episode of The Business Efficiency Podcast, I’m highlighting several of the additional benefits of making your business more efficient, as well as 6 practical strategies that you can get started on to improve the efficiency of your business.
These strategies may be ones you have heard before, but my intention today is to remind you of those additional benefits so that you are inspired and encouraged to take action on these again or to make a start. It really doesn’t have to be too complicated, so I’m giving you some simple tips to get started on each strategy.
KEY POINTS in this episode:
- Business efficiency saves time and money
- The additional benefits are also powerful – supporting the people
- Making business clearer, more organised
- Business efficiency creates a solid foundation for growth
- Using the processes you have already documented
- Using a project management tool to centralise
- Tracking time
- Pick a simple one to get started.
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Choosing the Right Project Management Tool
Hi I'm Aerlie
Thankyou for tuning in to the Unload Podcast.
I have over 10 years experience in supporting clients to improve their efficiency, reduce overwhelm and organise their business operations effectively. I specialise in setting up project management platforms such as ClickUp and Asana for tracking and reporting your business operations, documenting processes and improving you and your team's productivity and collaboration.
I know that business owner's find it difficult to step out of the chaos and day to day running of their business, despite all of the other plans they have. Getting these foundations set up and running efficiently are the best way for you to grow your business to the next level. Reducing the mental load so that there is more space for action taking, problem solving and ideas is what I'm passionate about.
I live and work in the gorgeous Adelaide Hills and am a mum to two girls.
Acknowledgement of country
I acknowledge that I undertake my business on the land of the Peramangk and Kaurna Nations.
I acknowledge their deeply spiritual connection with Country and I pay my respect to Elder's past, present and future as the custodians of this ancient and beautiful land.