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Need a holiday? Four steps to a business that thrives without you

If your operation falls to pieces when you’re not there, you’re doing something wrong. Use these tips to create a sustainable system.

It’s that time of year again when you and a lot of other entrepreneurs may be looking at former 9-to-5 colleagues with some envy, as they plan a two-week holiday with family or friends.

One of the questions I always like to ask business owners is: “Can you afford to take two weeks away from your business and have it run as smoothly as it does when you’re in it?”

If you can, that’s great. You’ve successfully found a way to systemise your operations and put people you can trust in charge of running things and getting the job done. If you can’t, or if you’re in a growth stage where you don’t see how it’s possible, you need to step back and assess how you’re working your business – or how your business is working you.

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