Let’s talk today about how to get very inexpensive labor for your business! I know I’ll hear the criticism that I always get when I talk about getting inexpensive labor for businesses: “Kim, you are anti-American“. But what I always say is “So be it! I love America, but I also love having a successful business!”. And sometimes, having a business that thrives might require you to seek labor outside US.
Watch this video to learn how to hire inexpensive labor for as much as $2/hour
The Secret of Getting Inexpensive Labor for Your Business
So if you’re looking to hire inexpensive labor for your small business, here is what you can do. You can go to oDesk or Elance, they’re very similar. On these websites you can find inexpensive labor, qualified people for your positions, and you can hire cheap labor overseas, like someone from Philippines, Bangladesh or even Denmark.
You’ll get this way inexpensive labor, which you’ll cost you $2, $4, $6 per hour, instead of paying an American $10, $15 or even $20 per hour.
Some of my best workers on my entire team are from the Philippines and Denmark! So the chances are you might hire a very qualified person to work for your business.
If you’re worried that this inexpensive labor comes with the negative side of ripping you off, taking all your money, or messing with your accounts, the same thing can apply for American people. There are going to be some great people and some not so great people. What’s so great about oDesk and Elance is that the employee gets a screenshot every 5-10 minutes, so you can see exactly what they are doing. You can see if they are waisting your time or if they’re actually working on your tasks.
So if you don’t have an assistant or you’re just looking to hire inexpensive labor for your team, consider this option of going on oDesk or Elance and hire your first employee for as little as $2 per hour…and remember to play BIG in your Business!