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How a Virtual Assistant Can Help Design, Develop and Maintain Your Website

As a business owner, you know that one of the most important steps to starting your business is to design and develop a phenomenal website. A website that will draw in your ideal client and keep your marketing funnels flowing. Constant Contact wrote an interesting article on why every business must have a website. That […]

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5 Simple Strategies to Use at Networking Events – And How a Virtual Assistant Can Help You

If you are a small business owner or a Virtual Assistant, 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, […]

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Important Facts Small Businesses Should Know About Branding

Are you a small business owner that believes Branding is only for multi-million-dollar businesses? Do you believe BRANDING is important to your small business but, you run out of time at the end of your day? This article will outline some basic Branding concepts that can make your business memorable, and it will also explain […]

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5 Key Online Marketing Strategies a VA Can Do For Your Business

Congratulations!  You have a fantastic product or service! Now, how are you going to turn that fantastic product or service into a profitable business? Enter, Marketing Strategies! Marketing isn’t just an important part of a successful business – it IS the business.  Everything else you do in your business depends on how effective your marketing strategies are in […]

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5 Easy Summer Planning Ideas for Your Business

If you are located in the Northern Hemisphere, Summer is finally here! It is the time of year many people plan a getaway for some rest and relaxation. As a small business owner, you may see a downturn in client activities at this time of year. This is normal, especially with your client’s planned vacations, […]

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5 Steps To Setting Business Goals

Do you cringe when someone asks, “What goals have you set for your business?” HOLDUP!   Are you looking for the article on the 5 Easy Summer Planning Ideas for your Business? If so click here. (We had a little link issue in our IVAACast newsletter) Setting goals can be challenging, but they are a necessary […]

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Handling Difficult Clients

So, you have a difficult client? Are you laboring over how you should handle them? Do you know what TYPE of difficult client you are dealing with? The first thing you should realize is that it is not surprising for you to be in this position. Every business, in every industry, has been there at […]

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4 Ways a Virtual Bookkeeper Can Help You During Tax Season

Oh no, is it really that time of year again? Anxiety skyrockets as you think about doing your annual tax return! You say to yourself things like: “How did it get here so quickly?” “Didn’t we JUST file our taxes?” “Where did I put that shoebox full of receipts?” “Is my payroll in order?” “Did […]

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Are You Ready to Be “Hired” By a VA?

When I decided to hire a Virtual Assistant to help me manage my business, I was ready with a list of questions regarding their experience working for business owners, software knowledge, skillset, and other things you would “normally” ask. However, when I interviewed the next Virtual Assistant, not only did they ask me about my […]

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Hiring and Working Successfully With A Team

When your business starts to show growth, you quickly realize that you need help along the way. Hiring the right team for your business requires you to have a solid understanding of what your business does, why you do it, and what it needs. As the owner of a multi-team business services company, I witness […]

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