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7 Technology Tips to Help Your VA Business Run More Smoothly

When we enter the Virtual Assistant online world from a corporate job, the scariest thing can sometimes be the technology we need to use to work with our clients. There are a lot of options, but it is important to find something that works for you. You can get into a lot of moving parts […]

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Technology You Need to Run Your Business… and How a VA Can Help

For the past decade or so, the IOT (internet of things) has seen emerging technology that not only makes your life easier, but can also help take your small business to the next level. Savvy small-business owners should always keep an eye on the future, which means you should be thinking about what technology you […]

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Three Time Management Tricks Every Virtual Assistant Should Know

Having a career as a Virtual Assistant comes with a lot of benefits. One of the biggest perks we hear most often is the joy of a flexible schedule. While flexibility is indeed a highlight in our profession, time can also be the most mismanaged asset we have. Without clarity of how to best manage […]

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Networking Means Talking to Potential Clients – Are You?

Getting Clients Quickly is One of the Biggest Struggles that VAs Face. You spend your time marketing on social media, writing blog posts, and updating your website copy, and you wonder why people don’t call. But the reality is that to get clients, you need to talk to potential clients. Are you doing that? If […]

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5 Networking Strategies a Virtual Assistant Can Help You With

If you are a small business owner you’ve no doubt heard that participating in networking events is key to building your business. And, if you are like most people, the thought of attending a networking event causes your heart to race and your palms to sweat! Here are 5 simple strategies, many of which a […]

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5 Myths About Business Planning

I’ve been in business for ten years and I honestly admit that my journey to success has not been without struggles. It did not come without hard work, perseverance, courage, focus, strong support, and lots of passion. Whew! That passion has led me through tunnels, over mountains, into valleys, and taken me over many a bumpy […]

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Confidence – Your Ticket to Business Success

Confidence is critical when it comes to being successful in business. As humans, most of us have many, many fears, and those fears can take over our lives, and steal our confidence if not kept in check. It’s critical to recognize your own fears and to consciously work towards overcoming them, if you want to […]

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Strive for Excellence in Your Customer Service as a Virtual Assistant

Have you ever had a great customer experience somewhere? We often remember bad customer service experiences more than the good ones but think about one time you recently were treated well. How did it make you feel? When you have a great experience, you feel appreciated, maybe even special, definitely happy and it makes you […]

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Boost Your Customer Service – By Contracting with a Virtual Assistant

We all want to be the business that gets the 5-star ratings, right? A good way to reach that goal is by boosting your customer service! Great customer service is the backbone of a business. Did you know you can boost your customer service by contracting with a Virtual Assistant? Read on… Not only will […]

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Why You Should Hire a VA

2019 is the year for INCREASE! I’m claiming increase in my business and all others! It’s a must that we increase our productivity to increase our profitability. When I think of all the things that go into maintaining a successful and sustainable business I immediately think about multitasking, time, schedules, and a load of other […]

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