Before You Hire a Virtual Assistant

Before You Hire a Virtual Assistant

When you hire a virtual assistant, one thing to take into consideration is how you’ll actually use that assistant and what you’ll delegate. Most small business owners are overloaded and really busy. They’re unable to sustain a 24/7 pace. They know they...
Business New Year

Business New Year

I talked to a mom the other day who was really excited about the kiddos going back to school. She said the start of a new school year for a parent is a lot like the start of a new calendar year for the rest of the world. By the time the kids finally go back to school,...
Misconceptions

Misconceptions

Let’s go over the list of most common misconceptions, shall we? I can’t afford a virtual assistant. Here’s the thing. Figure the cost of overhead – space for the employee to work, a desk, PC and phone, office supplies, etc – then add in vacation and sick...
Ten Minute Training

Ten Minute Training

I love everything about summer.  It’s my favorite season and sadly it’s winding down fast.  The days are cooler, the leaves are beginning to turn.  Yikes. Mid-August is always a tough time of year for me.  As I type this, I look out the window and see a...