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This Week’s Question

Should you learn it, or hire someone else to do it?

When you start a business, there are always jobs you jump into because of necessity. Even when you’ve been running a company for awhile, new needs develop that require specialized skills. But what if you don’t have those skills? What’s the tipping point between taking the time to learn to do it yourself, or outsourcing?
That’s why Sheldon Zhang, owner of Yardly, wants to know if you should learn it, or hire someone else to do it.


In The Journal

What market research helps you stay ahead of your competition?


Entrepreneurs discuss how they seek out information Originally published November 30, 2016.



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