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Qualities of a Great Personal Virtual Assistant: Making the Most of the Service

Qualities of a Great Personal Virtual Assistant: Making the Most of the Service

A virtual assistant or VA is remote professional that provides different services to individual entrepreneurs and businesses. Yes, they are not office employees but they are provided access to the necessary tools and data to perform their duties for your enterprise.

VA’s back in the day were self-employed workers who perform specific tasks...

Top 10 New Year's Resolutions for 2021

If you think about it: resolutions don’t only have to happen during the start of the year. While this much is true, there is just something exciting and beautiful about starting over collectively every first of January...

A Step Towards Success: How a Virtual Assistant Can Change Your Life

If we are to believe those memes going around about success, a key takeaway would be that all it takes are a hop and a skip from your garage to a multi-billion-dollar company. In reality however, Steve Jobs said it best, *"If you really look closely, most overnight successes took a long time."*

Success, therefore, is more like a long train ride than a quick turn of a page. A journey, if you will. One which will only commence when you make the first move.  The first step.     

“The journey of a thousand miles, begins with a single step.”

Let’s say that you already have what seem to be the necessary ingredients for a successful business –a great idea and a solid business plan; but unfortunately, you are still far from your goal. What could be missing you might ask? Well, it could very well be more about what you have on your already overflowing plate than what you still do not have.

Taking on too much and going full speed ahead could very well be the fastest way to a burn out and that’s not even the worst of it. Be honest with yourself and assess the areas in your life that you might need to let go of.  But take note that letting go, does not mean, giving up. In this case, it would mean delegating or asking for support with. With this in mind, the first step you can take towards success is reaching out for help, for assistance. Virtual assistance to be exact...