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Marissa Brassfield

Freelancer.com: Dirty Deeds, Done Dirt Cheap

I enthusiastically recommend outsourcing or delegating tasks you're not passionate about doing yourself -- the pain-in-the-butt tasks that are necessary yet don't fall into your areas of interest (or skill) -- and I have to share a pleasant case study I just experienced firsthand with Freelancer.com. I'll be offering...

Marissa Brassfield

Delegation vs. Outsourcing

What's the difference between delegation and outsourcing? Strictly speaking, they're very similar in that you're reassigning tasks you would ordinarily do to someone else. For me, though, I'll typically use the word "outsourcing" to refer to contracting work to an outside party and "delegation" to refer to reassigning work to...

Marissa Brassfield

Outsourcing and Productivity: When Should I Delegate?

I'm a huge fan of outsourcing to improve your productivity. When done properly, delegation can crank your output up to unparalleled levels. It's especially perfect for "busy" work, research, repetitive tasks, data entry, data verification, and other basic tasks, but you can (and should) also outsource tougher tasks that don't...

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