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Over the years of working with small businesses, I've found a number of common issues. One of the biggest complaints I've heard is: "you can't get good people anymore." Maybe you've heard this lament before. Maybe you've said it yourself. And while on the surface it can be true, I'd say 80% of the time it misses the mark. Most often what I've found is that the employees don't have any sort of job description. Without a job description and a list of duties that are needed to be done, neither the owner or employee knows what they are responsible for. And with a competent employee, this often results in an excited boss shifting into "delegation mode" and piling on more and more work. When I questioned one owner about this, she said "didn't think it was a big deal." After I got her to write out all the employee's current job duties and saw the size of the list, she quickly realized why her employee was making mistakes and things...