So you want to be a virtual assistant! The thought is appealing, working from home doing what you love doing. But what exactly is that? What do you love doing so much that you think that you can create a business out of it? The term virtual assistant is an umbrella title which encompasses so
The most powerful tool you have as a virtual assistant is what I consider to be the most business-changing of all. Of all the resources and tools we have available to us as virtual assistants, there is ONLY one tool that without, it's a business fail. Throughout my career in corporate and then through running
I've worked with many task-orientated virtual assistants over the years; they are happy to be assigned the task, do the job and move onto the next one. The jobs don't need to be related for them to achieve a sense of achievement; the buzz comes from completing the task and ticking it off the list.
You shouldn't accept every client. It took me a while to realise that. There is nothing worse than accepting a client knowing that you're not the right fit for their business. The thought of getting more money is the sole driver for doing this. In a way, you're selling your soul. At least that's what
My top 10 virtual assistant resources needed a review after I first wrote about them in Jan 2018, a lot has happened since then so I've revised my list for 2020. The internet is flooded with millions of resources for iOS and Android. It can be a minefield working out which Apps or websites you
Things are not perfect, but that doesn't stop me wanting everything to be perfect! A dear friend and long time client Dr Vesna Grubacevic wrote an Amazon best-selling book Stop Sabotaging Your Confidence - How to Transform Self-Sabotage into Lasting Confidence & Success. For me, the biggest thing that stands out is 'wanting everything to