Archive for Karen Kannegiesser

People and Teams – Do You Need to Hire One or More VAs for Your Business?

There are times in a small business owner’s life when they don’t have the time to handle the day-to-day duties that come with running their own business. It is at those times you may need one or more virtual assistants to lend a hand. As your small business grows, you may need to add people […]

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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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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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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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Save Your Business Money with a Virtual Assistant Team

Congratulations! You are a business owner! You’ve survived the planning and start-up phases and the initial pains of growing your business. You are now rolling along, actually making money from the business you have always envisioned, but now you realize that administrative “to-dos” are filling up your day. You no longer have the ‘luxury’ of […]

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Factors That Make VA Pricing Seem Higher Than an On-Site Administrative Assistant

Are you a small business owner that has researched the possibility of hiring a Virtual Assistant to handle tasks that you can’t seem to get off your to-do list? Do you wonder why VA pricing seems higher than an on-site, in-house administrative assistant? The following article will explain not only the difference in pricing between […]

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Virtual Assistants Help Small Business Owners Develop Services and Products

The services provided by today’s VAs (Virtual Assistants) span a wide range of roles and responsibilities. Today’s VAs are highly skilled small business owners, many of whom can develop services and products for other small businesses. No longer are small businesses only hiring VAs to do basic administrative tasks like; calendar scheduling, telephone assistance, and […]

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How to keep a small business mindset when working with a  VA

The true test of realizing success, as a small business owner may come down to the type of mindset you have; and whether or not you are willing to change it. This is especially true if you, like many small business owners, have worked for years as an employee. The employee and small business owner/entrepreneur […]

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Easy Chair Yoga Poses — For Those Who Sit Long Hours

Many Virtual Assistants and Small Business Owners spend countless hours each day, seated in front of a computer. Studies have proven that sitting for 9 hours a day, can be more harmful to our health than being a smoker! This article will give you a number of chair yoga poses that can be done easily, […]

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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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