Networking, albeit a very daunting task for a first timer, is one of the best ways to get your business known within the local community and make a name for yourself. It can be very intimidating, being in a room full of people who all seem to have mastered the art. However, once you take […]

Tips on Managing Your Time

Our time is precious. Time is something we can never get back so spend it wisely. We only have so many hours in a day so it is important to make the most of all the time you have available to ensure you can work as productively as possible. We have put together a few […]

Eight benefits of hiring a Virtual Assistant

There are numerous benefits to hiring a good Virtual Assistant (VA). For busy business owners, freelancers, consultants and many others, a Virtual Assistant can be an integral part of their business. Below are eight benefits of hiring a VA that I wanted to share with you. 1. It saves you time The first of a […]

8 admin tasks that I can take off your hands

In my experience most business owners start a business to enable them to make a living doing something they love, be it graphic designing, painting, carpentry, plumbing, writing or gardening (the list is endless). However, the majority of business owners seem to be spending increasing amounts of time completing administration tasks (essential to keep the […]

Personal or Virtual Assistant?

Do you need a permanent person in the office to meet and greet clients? Or do you have enough work for a full time assistant 40 hours a week? If this is the case, then you may be better of hiring a Personal Assistant (PA) over a Virtual Assistant (VA). If you are the type […]

So what is a Virtual Assistant?

You may still be wondering what exactly a Virtual Assistant (VA) is? You’ve probably heard of a VA but what do they actually do? Let me explain, a Virtual Assistant is similar to a Personal Assistant (PA) in the duties they perform. However the major difference between a Personal and Virtual Assistant is the fact […]

My WordPress Experience

Once I had decided that I wanted to start my own business and become a Virtual Assistant in order to help other business owners, using the skills I had gained over the time of my employment in a busy veterinary practice, I knew there were a few things that I would need. Firstly, a website, […]