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Kristen Pawlak-Decorating Den Interiors/KP Designs

Great advice! I took the team route a few years ago and realize both the blessings and the curses. My team has made a huge difference for me and my business, but it is a huge responsibility and additional work. I love it though...

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dreamdoctor

Hiring people changes everything - instead of doing what I want or need to do I'm finding work for others - I become a manager instead of an architect. I live to be an architect. Employees often put a layer between the client and the process. It is made very time consuming to hire people and firing them can be very tricky. I go the consultant route - when there is not the relationship that works for me anymore it ends and that is made clear from the start. I don't want employees, I want usable results from people that provide that.

Regardless of hiring or consultant learn some things about people such as handwriting analysis and physiognomy - it will save you a lot of grief in a short amount of time.

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Design for a Living

Great to hear from all of you! Hiring can be tricky and it's a great topic to engage in together.

   

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