How many times have you said that to yourself? Or how about “I can do that, why should I hire someone else?” Or “If I just go ahead and do it, I know it’ll be done right.” What about, “I just don’t have the time to show someone how to do it, so it’ll be quicker if I just do it.”?
If you’ve thought those things, you’re not alone! But you do already delegate. Do your kids wash dishes, help with laundry, and help with housecleaning? If so, then you’ve delegated those tasks to them. What do you do when your car needs an oil change? Do you do it yourself, or do you take it to the garage to have the oil changed? If you take it to the garage, you’re delegating. And what do you do when the air conditioner breaks down? You hire — or delegate — an air conditioner repairman to fix it! If you don’t enjoy yard work or mowing the grass, you would, once again, hire someone to do it. I personally enjoy mowing the yard. It’s like therapy! [Read more…] about I Can Just Do It Myself