Different Types of Virtual Assistants

The role of the Virtual Assistant is as flexible as it is versatile, with plenty of roles focussed specifically on one job or another. Today, we want to go through the different types of Virtual Assistants you will come across on your journey, and the differences between them. This is mostly based on industry. Social […]

Join Our Team!

Joing our team

Here at Zest, our highest values are honesty, open communication and trust. We love the opportunity that the Virtual Assistant role has given our team – it’s opened our lives up to being more in control of our earnings, spending more time with our loved ones and being able to enjoy life, like we were […]

Managing Your Remote Team Effectively

It’s strange, isn’t it – how quickly we’ve moved from the traditional office workspace to a virtual one? As strange as it’s been, it’s also been absolutely necessary for most businesses, as they navigate through the COVID-19 pandemic. Working remotely hosts many benefits for your availability as a business owner, your employees, your business’ productivity, […]

7 best apps for your business in 2021

Starting a business can be a monumental task, but scaling a growing your business is an entirely different story. From lead generation to staying focussed, here are the top 7 ways to grow your business in 2021. Know your customers & identify their unmet needs You’ve been marketing to them, selling to them, and hopefully […]

Getting the most out of your VA

Getting the most out of your VA

Whether you’ve recently hired a Virtual Assistant, are looking to outsource or have had a bad experience in the past – we’re here to tell you exactly how you can be getting the most out of your VA. Are they the right VA for you? The first thing we would do – is our research! […]

Is working with a virtual assistant safe?

If you haven’t yet had the opportunity to work with a virtual assistant, there will ultimately be areas of concern for you. The very fact that you are beginning to think about hiring a virtual assistant means that you have already invested a lot of time and money and no doubt long hours into growing […]

VA vs AI

Virtual assistant vs Virtual AI – the inside scoop Have you been thinking about getting help to grow and expand your business but find the choices a bit confusing?  AI vs VA, VR vs AR, the list goes on! We are VAs – real human assistants who work virtually/remotely. AIs are artificial intelligence automation technology, […]

Growing your property business with a virtual team

If you have a business in property, such as an estate agent, and face the dilemma of how you can grow your property business by concentrating on revenue building tasks vs. the never-ending administrative duties, then a virtual team is a great solution! Here’s a few reasons why:  You may have quiet weeks/months when you […]

Taking the leap – why are so many people wanting to start their own business?

It’s a decision that so many of us have, but fear can often be a barrier. We read this article with interest. The study found that 64% of Britain’s workforce wants to set up their own business. Why might this be? 1. Work-life balance – this appears to be one of the main factors. Being in control of your […]