How to Hire Your First Employee Like a Real Boss

When is the right time to hire?

If you’ve been following my series on how to build a design agency for under $3000, you would have acquired a retainer client in the previous step. Here’s a recap in case you missed it:

How to find and hire the right person

Advertising was out of the question because I had zero budget for it. In the early days, I relied heavily on my network of ex-colleagues, friends and family to find candidates. It was mostly word of mouth and social media.

A final advice…

If you’re spending money to hire someone, then make sure you actually hand over the work and the responsibilities fully.

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Family first // Principal @relabstudios // Customer-obsessed digital design agency // Design sprint advocate // Melbourne // Say hello @alhermanto

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Alvin Hermanto

Alvin Hermanto

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Family first // Principal @relabstudios // Customer-obsessed digital design agency // Design sprint advocate // Melbourne // Say hello @alhermanto