Common Obstacles: Doing It (all) Yourself
Christine is a Senior Program Manager at Microsoft with several years experience in the .com industry.
She recently started social venture labs, an idea incubator for those leading small mission-driven businesses or organizations looking to create relationships, share ideas and get feedback on common business practices. She is new to StartupNation, and looking to profile mission driven companies and discusses related themes.
After a while of going it alone, it may seem right to hire or partner. Some times it takes people a while to understand when and how to leverage hiring other people to do things that you can do yourself. You’d be able to do it all – if time were not an ever-present variable. There’s a limit to doing it yourself.
What was the tipping point for you? And how did you address the need? (through sources like elance? did you partner?)