Are your experiencing troubles growing your business to being what it should be? Both lucrative and vibrant? The problem possibly lies with wearing so many hats just like many small business entrepreneurs are doing today. Real success lies in the ability to pair hands with other successful businesses in respective fields. Moreover, Virtual Assistants have come to be trusted in their ability to conduct all the essential routine office works efficiently. Jumping on this bandwag
With the ever-increasing stress that comes with running a small business, you would have to agree with the fact that most small business owners are turning to virtual assistants to do the bulk of their work. These professionals can help you with all administrative duties even though they do not report to your office every day. In fact, many VAs work to set schedules through their day to accommodate all their clients needs, and may submit their completed projects at any time o
For small business owners, networking is something they should really be familiar with as there are a lot of benefits to enjoy. However, it's easier said than done as this can be quite overwhelming, especially if you don't even know where, when, and how to start. If you have tried giving it a shot, but got lost along the way, it doesn't mean that you should give up.
What we're trying to say is that with professional networking, you'll be able to get in touch with a wide ran
There is no doubt that you need a helping hand when running a small business. Someone to order supplies when they run low, make sales calls or even help with your weekly bookkeeping.
But being a small business that’s still in its early stages, you may not afford to hire and even create space for a full-fledged employee yet. Here is where a Virtual Assistant, commonly known as a VA, comes in. A VA enables you to focus on your critical pursuits, and leave these other tasks t
For a small business, outsourcing can be of great benefit projects if you choose to take advantage of it in your day to day operations. Through outsourcing, you can enjoy the freedom and mobility that other Australian businesses that have taken up outsourcing are enjoying. There is no longer the need for a business to consume its valuable time and resources on administrative or routine tasks that can be delegated. Small businesses are embracing the idea of hiring virtual assi
Running a small business is not easy work. With so much to think about daily, most business owners don’t realise the things they aren’t doing when it comes to the back end processes of their very own business to assist in its own growth. This is where small business owners can benefit from engaging in a VA for their business. What do I mean by that? I’ll use one of my clients as an example on this one to give you genuine insight. One of my clients David, who runs a Pest Contr
When it comes to starting a small business, it can be a very daunting time for the best of people. You see I know, as I remember it all too well when I first started my VA business, there was a lot to take in and lots to do as well. Where do you start? What do you focus on first? The list could go on and on..... but I think you get the drift. Ensuring you get all the right things in order to give your business the best chance it has at getting found, well it all adds up. And
When I take on a new client to handle their Social Media Administration, one of the key things I ask them is what are they presently doing to get their brand seen. What tools are they using to advertise their business, besides the traditional advertising methods available. When I ask them however, are they using Facebook to advertise, 9 times out of ten, the answer is no. Now I'm not referring to paid advertising on Facebook. Over the last few years, one of the biggest things
Of late, I've had quite a lot of people, both potential clients, and business associates ask me the question "Why did you become a Virtual Assistant, what made you start your business"? It's a question that at first, I would be hesitant to answer, but I can now share it with ease. The idea of starting my Virtual Assistant business began nearly 5 years ago, when my daughter Sophia was born. Becoming a mother definitely changed my whole perspective on life, work, career, you na
So you've been putting all the hard work and effort into your SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) for your website and you're eager to see if your efforts have paid off, right? Well why wouldn't you? SEO plays such a big part in a businesses potential to reach their clients that you need to make sure you get it right. One key thing to remember is that you don't get to Page 1 overnight on Google. For some it can take 12-18 months if not longer to get to Page 1, so don't be dishea