Tessa E. Boyd
From Overwhelmed to Empowered: My Journey to Hiring an Executive Assistant
As a business owner, I have always prided myself on my ability to manage multiple tasks and responsibilities simultaneously. But there comes a time when even the most efficient of entrepreneurs need to delegate certain tasks to others. And after much consideration, I have finally decided to hire an executive assistant to help me run my business.
This was not an easy decision for me. I am accustomed to handling everything myself, from scheduling appointments to managing finances. But as my business has grown, I have found myself increasingly overwhelmed by the sheer volume of tasks that require my attention. I have realized that if I continue to take on everything myself, my ability to provide the best possible service to my clients will suffer.
That's why I decided to hire an executive assistant. I wanted to ensure that my clients continued to receive the level of service they have come to expect from me, while also freeing up more of my time to focus on the bigger picture of growing my business.
It was important for me to find the right person for the job, someone who shared my values and work ethic. I sought out someone who was organized, detail-oriented, and had a passion for helping others. And after an extensive search, I finally found the perfect candidate.
Since bringing my new executive assistant on board, I have seen a significant improvement in my overall productivity and efficiency. She has taken on many of the tasks that used to take up a significant amount of my time, allowing me to focus on the things that truly matter for the growth of my business.
Having an executive assistant has also allowed me to spend more time with my family and take care of myself, which is just as important. It has been a positive step forward in achieving a healthy work-life balance.
If you are a business owner who is feeling overwhelmed by the demands of running your own business, I encourage you to consider hiring an executive assistant. It may seem daunting to give up control of certain tasks, but in the long run, it will allow you to work more efficiently, provide better service to your clients, and achieve a healthier work-life balance.