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Best Tasks to Outsource to Your Dedicated Assistant to Free More Time

Best Tasks to Outsource to Your Dedicated Assistant to Free More Time

Whether you are managing a start-up company or you are currently working toward making your business larger, there will come a time when you have to assign some of your tasks to someone else such as a dedicated assistant.

You need to make sure, however, that the tasks are such that it can be done with minimal supervision from you...

7 Tips on How to Keep Work Off and Enjoy Days Off

Having a day off from work should mean exactly that. A day far from normal working day schedule and should be very different from other days of weekdays...

How Virtual Assistants can help with Christmas

It is correct to assume that you may be thinking of hiring a virtual assistant for your office, particularly with the holiday season fast approaching. Consumers tend to always scramble to get things done right before Christmas despite the fact that they have the same number of days to prepare every year for the big holiday...

Top 7 Ways a Virtual Assistant Can Improve Your Life

If you’re feeling overwhelmed by your day to day schedule and would love to have more free time up your sleeve, you may want to seriously consider hiring a virtual assistant. How can hiring a virtual assistant, transform your life? By delegating personal tasks and basic business tasks to a competent virtual assistant, you’ll free up time to work on taking your business to the next level and will have more time to spend with your friends and family.

If you’re curious about the types of tasks which can be outsourced to a virtual assistant, simply continue reading to discover a variety of examples.

Examples of personal tasks and basic business tasks which can be handled by a virtual assistant:

1. Email management

If you receive dozens of emails per day, a virtual assistant can manage your inbox and can highlight important emails which you should address as soon as possible...

7 Innovative Ways to Reduce Your Stress

If you frequently feel stressed out by your commitments and environments, simply continue reading to discover 7 helpful tips on how to reduce your stress levels.

7 innovative ways to reduce stress:

1. Ensure that you’re not taking on too many commitments

If you’re looking to reduce stress at school or work, it may be worthwhile assessing your schedule to see whether you’ve bitten off more than you chew...