No one ever said that being an entrepreneur was an easy task, and true to that word entrepreneurs are the people who most often than not wear multiple hats. They try juggling too many tasks, trying to do everything themselves. Multitasking can get tedious and can actually damage productivity. The solution however is to either grow at a slow pace, or think smart and outsource mundane tasks to free up your time to scale your business at the rate you want to grow. Here are seven ways to start off outsourcing your business and scale up: Optimizing your Conversion Rate – Not all visitors to your website are customers or even potential customers. Optimizing your site to convert visitors to customers for greater sales is necessary to boost your business. This is achievable easily through content marketing, reviews, guest blogs and improvements to the sales funnel. However, working out the best strategy to achieve this growth rate will take time and money. Outsourcing to an expert in the field will help reach the desired results sooner. Virtual Assistants are experts in various fields to aid ease your workload. Customer Support – Customer is the king, and a disappointed customer is definitely the last thing a business wants. Years of hard work in obtaining a loyal customer base can go for a toss with one bad customer service. With a plethora of tasks to take care of, customer support can be an extra burden. Outsourcing to a virtual assistant with expertise in your industry and the services provided by your business can help focus on the channels to reach out to your customer. Be it answering to a simple query or finalizing a deal, your business is sure to scale up. Lead Generation – Any business will know the importance of generating leads. Lead generation affects the growth of a business and is extremely time consuming. Outsource this can save on both time and money and also help handle a bundle of tasks such as cold calls, ads and marketing strategies. Fulfilment Centre – Inventory management can be tedious and time consuming. Outsource inventory management to an expert can lead to customer satisfaction and streamline the process. Marketing Content – Connecting with your customer goes a long way in establishing your business in their minds. Marketing through content reaches the customer directly. However being p to date on the trends and writing as per customer’s mind-set can be taking away time from growing your business. Outsource this to educate and generate leads for your business. Bookkeeping – Enough has been said about financial discipline. Knowing the importance, hiring an expert who visits every few weeks can keep in check your financials and ensure your company is on the growth curve. Research – Taking up new projects is crucial for business growth. Donning multiple roles results in losing focus. Hire a virtual assistant to do the ground work and research for new projects, making it easy for you to finalize on the ones you want to pursue.