A lot of people thrive on the creative ‘buzz’ of their workplace. Every day represents new challenges, full of opportunities to learn. There’s never a dull moment, and although to an outsider, it could look like disorganised chaos, that’s just because outsiders don’t understand ‘the system’. Things like . . .
- The little pile of project files that everyone has on their desk - because they work on several different jobs at once
- The Post-Its™ that everyone has around their monitor - as reminders of important information and a means of communicating things like phone messages
- The independently managed address books everyone keeps. The business is about client relationships, so individual contacts matter!
Dealing with all this means you spend more and more time on things that just don’t add value. Worse still, it means that dealing with all this other stuff could actually get in the way of adding value, meaning that you never actually get to do the things the customer’s paying for.
With a system to take care of all this ‘stuff’, you could be free to concentrate on what matters. Like the things that customers would be willing to pay for if you listed them as separate line items on an invoice.
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