Small Business Owner Vacation - How My Business Ran Without Me

Financial Snickens

Nov 23 2023 • 5 mins

Taking time off work is crucial to creating a work/life balance. However, some business owners need help unplugging and letting the team take the reins.

In this episode, I recap what worked and what didn’t while I was out of the office in Japan for two weeks and what lessons our team learned from my absence.

In this episode, you’ll also hear:

  • Celebrating the team’s performance while leadership is gone
  • Updating your organizational chart for accountability
  • Empowering your team to handle your absence


Must-listen moments:

[00:00:40] I took a lot of time before I left to allow my team to see what I do, record different things, and then provide them with an outline and a formula to follow.

[00:02:42] It was telling for me, that this is someone they trust, but we may also need to rework our accountability chart and share it with the team to show them that they can actually go to both people.

[00:04:48]  Take th