5 Jobs A Virtual Assistant Can Do Better Than You (Probably)

5 Jobs A Virtual Assistant Can Probably Do Better Than You

Lots of business owners are hesitant to hire virtual support. Some worry that virtual employees aren’t skilled enough, while others believe in-person employees work harder than remote employees. However both of these statements are rarely accurate. In fact, various studies have found that remote employees work harder than in-person employees! Virtual assistants are also normally […]

Signs You’re Working Too Hard

Signs You’re Working Too Hard

Do you think that you’re working too hard? If so, you’re not alone. Google searches for ‘symptoms of burnout’ have increased by over 70% in the last 12 months, so there are lots of adults who feel overworked. This is especially tough for working parents and small business owners, and over time it can cause […]

How A Virtual Assistant Can Improve Your Social Media Marketing

How A Virtual Assistant Can Improve Your Social Media Marketing

For most small business owners, social media is a key source of new customers. And it isn’t hard to see why; a recent study found that over 3.5 billion people use social media worldwide, which is over 50% of the world’s population! If you’re struggling to see results from your social media, you may want […]

Common Mistakes Business Owners Make When Hiring Virtual Employees

Mistakes Business Owners Make When Hiring A Virtual Assistant

Hiring virtual employees shows that your business is expanding. You have more customers approaching your business, and you need more support – but how do you make sure you hire a great assistant? After all, there are tens of thousands of virtual assistants to choose from, and if you’ve never hired remotely you may have […]

Virtual Support FAQs

Virtual support is more popular than ever before, but many business owners are hesitant to hire their own virtual employees. Here are some of the most common questions business owners have about virtual support. Virtual Support FAQS: What Are Virtual Assistants? Virtual assistants are people who provides businesses or individuals with a service. This could […]

Why you should think about hiring a VA – Part 2

In part one of this mini blog series, I focused on the ‘why’ – why you should consider hiring a virtual assistant (VA), and the ‘how’ – how do you know when and what to outsource to your VA? In part two I want to focus on how to find the right VA for you and how […]

Why you should think about hiring a VA – Part 1

Delegating and outsourcing is key to growing a business. While small business owners are known for being masters of everything, the key to growth is focusing on what you do well and what needs your individual attention. You need to learn how to let go of that ‘do it all’ attitude and source help. Outsourcing […]

3 Challenges Virtual Assistants Face

3 Challenges Virtual Assistants Face

Remote work is more popular than ever before, and it isn’t hard to see why. 77% of remote workers report being more productive, and over 70% of entrepreneurs think remote work is the new normal. So if you’ve hired virtual assistants, you are probably very happy about your choice – but it is important to address any challenges […]

Should You Hire A Local Or Offshore Virtual Assistant?

Should You Hire A Local Or Offshore Virtual Assistant?

We have seen many small businesses grow significantly after hiring a virtual assistant. After all, virtual support can help your business in many ways, from admin support to social media marketing and digital design. But is it better to hire local or offshore? There are definitely pros and cons to both, so it is best to […]