When you own a start-up or small business it can be all consuming. You’ve created this company with your own hands, putting sweat, blood and tears into making it successful and can often find yourself completing many, or all of the administration tasks as well as the core business practice.
For many of us business owners the administrative tasks that clog up the day-to-day schedules can often have a huge, detrimental effect on the primary service of the company. There are some fantastic benefits to outsourcing when owning a business, here are just a few for you to mull over:
Did you know that 86% of consumers will stop doing business with a company after a bad service experience? On a scale of 1 – 10, customers rated ‘can’t reach a human’ at 8.9 when asked what annoys them the most! Furthermore, 72% of callers who reach an automated answer
Many people may think that hiring a virtual team is risky. Can everyone really work together productively towards the end goal without meeting or being in the same location? As Virtual Assistants, it’s a question many of our potential clients ask. Managing a virtual team is no different than managing
A virtual address is an address that sole traders, companies and charities use to receive their mail if they don’t have their own dedicated offices or premises. The staff at the virtual office will take delivery of the mail, sign for parcels or registered post then forward them on to
Well, you’re not the only one! I’m sure the following will sound familiar: You, at your desk, drafting an important proposal which needs to reach a client before a certain time, when the phone rings. You’re in full flow with your drafting but you stop and pick it up. It
Who can build the tallest tower with those tools? And why does the least expected group always wins? Tom Wujec explains the “marshmallow issue” and also shows that adding an Executive Assistant can highly increase your performance. As Virtual Assistants, we offer facilitation skills that others may not possess. We’re
Happy New Year to all our readers! To celebrate, we are offering one of you the chance to win 3 months’ worth of our great Telephone Answering Service*, worth just under £150.00! Your calls will be answered by one of our highly trained Virtual Assistants with your company name and