I know this problem exists, but in all my business knowledge immaturity, obviously, I just learnt of this term:
KEY PERSON DEPENDENCY.
It even has its own acronym - KPD (again, obviously).
When you google ‘reliance on key person’, you’ll receive 130,000,000 results.
It’s a big thing.
In the search results this word appears more often than others:
And when you look further into the top solutions to this business problem you find them quite simply as…
Ive been really fortunate over the last few weeks to be in a place where the flow is just happening.
Ideas, design, redesign, all sorts of amazing stuff.
I’ve also been lucky to be able to bring on a part time contractor.
Oh my, what a gem. And what an enabler.
Her induction process has naturally resulted in detailed discussions.
Because every time you explain your business to someone new, is a MASSIVE OPPORTUNITY.
You see or are reminded of those things that don’t makes sense easily.
And it opens up a new view on it.
Before it gets embedded as ‘normal’.
How many times have you heard that recommendation?
I hear it daily sometimes.
Often it relates to the memories you want to recall years later about your kids.
Their quirks and personalities, the milestones, the achievements, the cheekiness.
How you felt when they finally fell asleep after that massive tantrum…
When they melted your heart with such innocence or kindness or hilarity.
So we CAPTURE IT.
Because for most of us our brains can’t recall everything we do, see and hear.