What motivates you? Maybe it’s family, friends, nature, money, lifestyle? Whatever it is we all need a little help with it it now and again. The very fact that you are reading this implies that you are either currently a Virtual Assistant or on the path to becoming one. To be self employed you need a certain mindset and that mindset is motivated. For you to step out of the … [Read more...] about Motivation, the Who, What, Where, When, Why
With the news breaking that the UK will leave the European Union what impact will this have on individuals providing freelance, remote and virtual assistant services? Ed Molyneux, the CEO and co-founder of FreeAgent (an accounting service for freelancers, so on the pulse of not just startup culture, but also those with less secure incomes) had the following to say on the … [Read more...] about What does Brexit mean for Virtual Assistants?
It's happened... my VA company officially launched! Providing tools and services to help new and existing Virtual Assistants; launch, manage and maintain their company. At the recent Office* 2016 event held at Excel in London the team exhibited these tools and services. The exhibition stand was met with overwhelmingly positive responses from visiting delegates. The team … [Read more...] about my VA company Officially Launched
Many of us in the past, at one time or another have handed out our own personal number when starting up a business, because it was easy and quick. But now with the amount of sales calls bombarding people on a regular basis, an individual is more reluctant to hand out their direct number, unless they know the person. So how do you obtain a different number and avoid calls that … [Read more...] about VA Phone to Launch May 11 at Office* 2016
Having a marketing plan is one of the most important parts for any new Virtual Assistant start up. It provides the blueprint on how you intend to market your company, goals, action plans and the strategies you intend to use to get the word out about your business. It is one of the key components to increasing your chances of success, Identify your Goal Target your … [Read more...] about Your Marketing Plan For Your Virtual Assistant Company