Begin as you mean to go on

Hiring and Retaining Your Dream Team with Kimone Napier

KRONDA ADAIR,
CEO, KARVEL DIGITAL

I always recommend everyone hire before they're experiencing some surge of growth, if they can. This is a problem that I see with a lot of folks. They wait until they're super overwhelmed and can't do it anymore. That's where they make mistakes. They're not looking at things from an analytical standpoint. Is this actually the person that's going to help me get what I'm trying to get out of this? Whether it's a return on investment in terms of money, or time. If they're overwhelmed 9 times out of 10, they actually really do make the wrong hires.
It's always better to hire from a sense of strategic thinking.

Episode Summary:

I'm excited for you to hear this conversation I had with Kimone Napier, especially If you have been struggling with hiring and issues of growing your team. Kimone is the CEO of Kimone Napier Consulting, a company that is helping women business owners attract, hire, and retain their dream teams to reclaim their time, scale their business and live their best lives. Kimone has over eight years of experience in HR operations and engineering.

Kimone is a consultant and strategist whose work has been groundbreaking in building strong teams. Kimone’s amazing process helped me hire my operations manager when I was drowning in my business last year. In this episode, we talk about Kimone’s process that I went through.

Also in this episode, we discuss when you should start hiring and how you can prepare for that. Additionally Kimone shares how and where to find good people to work on your team, and how to get out of the weeds, letting go of tasks to allow people to step in and do what they do to help you reclaim your time and your sanity.

What You'll Learn in This Episode

  • [10:22] When you should hire for your business
  • [16:21] Where to find good people for your team
  • [21:10] How do you get your team out of the weeds in your business
  • [24:44] Letting go of tasks to reclaim your time and sanity 
  • [29:54] Giving the space for your team to take initiative
  • [31:50] Kimone’s tips for hiring for the first time
  • [36:09] About Kimone’s R.E.B.A.L.A.N.C.E Accelerator Program
  • [38:42] Free Dream Hire Roadmap

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Kronda is the CEO of Karvel Digital, a digital marketing agency that helps mission-driven service-based business owners how to use content to sell so they can automate their marketing and scale without burnout. She loves empowering small business owners to not be intimidated by all this tech stuff. She's often covered in cats.

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