Top 5 industries that use virtual assistants

Virtual Assistant roles have become more and more popular recently. Companies are quickly beginning to understand and recognise the financial and time-saving benefits of using a Virtual Assistant. VA’s are also realising they have an opportunity to create more freedom in their work and personal lives – It’s a win-win! Here is a short list […]

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 […]

Top 10 Services to Outsource

If you ask around, the list of services that you, as a small business, could be outsourcing is endless.  We have narrowed it down to the top ten services you can outsource to your virtual assistant – in our experience, these will have the most beneficial impact on your business. 1 – Travel and diary […]

Common issues & their solutions when hiring a VA

Five common issues and their solutions when hiring a virtual assistant It is true to say that hiring a virtual assistant, or VA, is not without its pitfalls, especially if you are considering hiring one for the first time.  One thing we have learned is that these ‘issues’ tend to affect both the client and […]

Top services a virtual assistant can offer

Have you looked through all the services that could be available to you?  The truth is the list is endless!  I could sit here and jot down everything you should expect from your VA, every attribute, every skill, but that would not be very helpful to you.  The best place to start is to assess […]

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 […]