About Mandi Ellefson

Mandi Ellefson helps successful service business owners transform themselves into what she calls a “Hands-Off CEO” as they work less and slowly exit the day-to-day in their businesses, even as the business grows and becomes more profitable. Download her Scale to Freedom Roadmap which includes one easy tweak to recover 20 hours per month.

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Hiring Hacks! How to Get More Help on a Tight Budget

Whether you recently started your business, or you’ve been at it for 20 years, there will always be more work to do and not enough hands to do it. So there you are, hard at work but your biggest ideas still not brought to life. As a busy entrepreneur, you’re faced with a common dilemma. Do you refuse to work more hours at the expense of staying stuck at your current growth level? Or do …

Do More in Less Time Using a Productivity System

It’s July already. Half the year has passed. But where has it gone? Your energy and possibility in the New Year inspired a list of dozens of things you wanted to accomplish this year. And how are those New Year’s goals coming along? Maybe the excitement wore off, and your vision for 2015 has either dimmed, or goals backburnered.

Discover $10K In Your Business by Turning Frustrations Into Opportunities

Imagine you’re sitting at a bar. Minding your own business. Sipping your beer. Kicking back after a tough day at the office. A mysterious woman walks in and sits beside you. She puts her briefcase on the bar, opens the clips, and lifts the lid. You see it’s loaded to bursting with $10 bills. Your jaw drops. “Ten thousand bucks,” she says. You nod, and look away. What’s she doing with ten thousand dollars? Is …

7 Proven Steps to Win Back 20+ Hours Every Month

You want to scale your business, but you can’t seem to find the time to make it happen. Or maybe you are finding the time, but it’s at the expense of other things in your life. Things like family, staying fit, hobbies, vacations, etc. And you know that improved productivity could be the answer. So you read post after post on the topic. Maybe you’ve even read a few books too. You find dozens of time-saving …