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Reasons Why You Need a Virtual Assistant

The VA plays an important role in affording valuable time for entrepreneurs by managing non-essential tasks and other non-core functions. The VA industry grew exponentially beginning the year of 2006 largely due to the global economic recession where companies…

5 Workflow Automation Tips For Your Team

Automate or Delegate “Delegation is an unlimited method to multiply time for achieving results.” The Productivity Institute Maybe you didn’t get distracted – maybe you had technical difficulties or may you have labour intensive things that you are doing that…

10 Things to Outsource to a Virtual Assistant

25 Tasks to Outsource to a General Virtual Assistant 1.    Email Management/Filtering 2.    Setting up Autoresponders (Aweber, Mailchimp) 3.    Booking appointments with clients 4.    Following up with clients/customers (sending thank you and other reminder emails) 5.    Receptionist duties (answering occasional calls) 6.    Calendar Management 7.    File…

How to Work with a Virtual Assistant

Focus on Your Tasks “Time is what we want most but what we use worst.” William Penn At the end of each day, look at what you got done. Was it your whole list? Presuming you didn’t overload the list…

8 Soft Skills That Make for a Great Assistant

Skills you should look for, when selecting a Virtual Assistant: Attitude– Assess their willingness to put in time and effort in becoming your VA. You need to understand the people who work in the virtual world are essentially freelancers.…