Why Small Business Owners in the Green Industry Have a Hard Time Delegating and What They Can Do About It?Why is it so hard for a small business owner in the green industry to delegate some of his or her responsibilities? When you stop to analyze what it took to get them to where they presently are, it’s easy to understand.
First, in order for any small business owner to be successful, it takes a lot of hard work. Realizing that they can always count on themselves to do it the “right way,” it quickly becomes a habit to do any present task at hand themselves. Habits are funny things. Once formed, we have to live with them. As Zig Ziglar once said, “Good habits are hard to form and easy to live with. On the other hand, bad habits are easy to form and hard to live with. “Developing the habit of doing everything—or most everything—yourself is easy to form, but as your business grows, it becomes extremely difficult to break that habit. [read more]