Becoming a True CEO through Delegation with Danielle Hayden

The Growing your Team Podcast: Episode 212


Are you delegating properly in your business? When it comes to scaling your business, are you spending money in the right places or holding yourself back? 

Becoming the true CEO often means you have to spend money in order to make money. On top of that, you have to be willing to let go of certain responsibilities so you can focus on higher-level tasks. 

Beginning this process can be overwhelming and confusing. Luckily, delegating expert Danielle Hayden returns to the Growing Your Team podcast to take us through this process. She explains how she went from a front-line worker in her business to a true CEO and how you can do the same. 

Listen Now:

In this Episode You’ll Hear:

  • Why spending money in your business is so vital for growth 
  • How to use your money personality type to understand how to run your business

  • What is it like stepping away from the client work 

  • What the steps look to relinquish responsibilities to team members

  • How to handle switching over your clients from directly working with you to now working directly with your team members 

  • How do you conduct yourself as a CEO 

About Danielle Hayden:

Danielle Hayden is a reformed corporate CFO (chief financial officer) who is on a mission to help rule-breaking female entrepreneurs understand their numbers so they can gain the confidence needed to create sustainable profits.

After spending 10+ years in the boardroom as a corporate finance officer, Danielle is now in her sweet spot as the CEO of Kickstart Accounting, Inc. where she helps business owners with bookkeeping, financial analysis, and education and as the author of the Profit Planner book series. When Danielle isn’t in her money mindset you can find her hiking or spending time with her family.

How to Connect with Danielle Hayden:

Suggested Resources:

Podcast: Entrepreneur Money Stories

Resources from Kickstart Accounting:

Next Steps:

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Related Episodes:


Becoming a True CEO through Delegation with Danielle Hayden, Growing Your Team Podcast, Jamie Van Cuyk, Small Business