In Short: Outsourcing amplifies but be careful about what you’re amplifying.
People make outsourcing seem easy and they’re lying. Some simple tasks do take more time to outsource than to do yourself. Some tasks present an over-sized risk to your company if the freelancer or contractor has bad intentions. If you can’t train, you might not be able to outsource. You can waste so much time hiring, training and in new meetings that could have been avoided. This doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t outsource, it just means that you need to take it slow and cover your bases. Some things to note before outsourcing:
These are just some basics to get started and each situation is unique. Get in touch if you want to discuss how you can dip your toes in the water of outsourcing.