Virtual assistants offer a great addition to an existing company with a strong framework of systems in place to deal with the running of a successful business. If you are considering hiring a VA, there are a few steps you should first go through in order to make the most
When you own your own business it can be difficult to make time to take a holiday and to truly unwind and relax. Whether you own a small business and employ staff, or you are a sole trader, it is important to not run yourself into the ground. Taking a
We all want to work fewer hours don’t we? As the boss of a growing company it can be hard to find enough hours in the day to complete all the tasks at hand, let alone have enough time to go home and spend quality and relaxing time with the
Over time you’ll build up a database of clients that you continue to work with, as well as those that you might have lost touch with but could potentially work with in the future. Add to that the list of suppliers that have been of use to you in the
A virtual assistant or virtual PA is mostly considered a helpful tool for business, a way for managements and owners of businesses to keep on top of their business meetings, connections with suppliers, emails and correspondence. Quite often, however, the way in which a virtual assistant helps the most is
For many business owners the next month will be hectic to say the least. Whether you are in a business that will be busy right up until Christmas Eve in a retail sense, or you want to shut down and take some time off over the holiday period, you’ll have
If you are a small business owner who has recently decided to make the brave jump to outsourcing, you might be wondering exactly what it is you need to outsource. Every company is different of course, but you should be focusing on the core business tasks that make your brand
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.