287: Processes - The Realife Process for Business Success: Processes ( Week 6 of 8)



In this episode of the REALIFE Process podcast, we dive deep into the critical fifth "P" of business: Processes. Join me as I unpack the importance of documenting processes within your business, a practice that transformed my own journey from a solopreneur to managing a growing team. I'll share personal anecdotes and lessons learned, including the challenges I faced when I first started hiring and lacked documented procedures. We'll explore practical steps to identify, document, and store your business processes, making sure you have a solid backup plan if you ever need to step away. Whether you're running your business solo or managing a team, this episode is packed with actionable insights to help you create a smoother, more efficient operation. Plus, I'm issuing a special challenge: document five key processes in the next 30 days and share your progress with me. Don't miss out on this invaluable conversation aimed at helping you grow and stabilize your business!


00:00 Life coaching certification available in July 2024.

04:04 Personal relationships lead to under-documented processes.

09:03 Document core processes, review regularly for improvement.

10:42 Identify departments, brainstorm processes for better efficiency.

16:21 Establish process, needed tools, desired end results.

19:02 Weekly checklist helps maintain business operations smoothly.

22:11 Excited for next week's Doing What Matters podcast.

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Teresa McCloy is the founder and creator of the REALIFE Process®. The REALIFE Process® is dedicated to equipping others and providing community, training, tools and resources, to cultivate both personal and professional development and growth. Teresa’s mission is to see individuals and groups grow in self-awareness, develop sustainable rhythms, and increase their influence and impact at the intersection of faith and work in their everyday life story.

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