The Complete Virtual Assistant Guide (2020)
You've probably already heard about the term ‘virtual assistant’ once or twice, especially these days when the transition to digital has become even more prevalent as opposed to the past few years. But do we really understand what virtual assistants are and what they do? How do you even find one, much more so hire one? How do we know that someone is the right fit for the virtual assistant role that I’m hiring for? But perhaps the most important question here is: do I even need to hire a virtual assistant in the first place?
What is a virtual assistant?
The technical definition of a virtual assistant is an independent contractor who provides a myriad of services (usually, but not limited to, administrative work) to a client (often entrepreneurs, but may also be various other busy individuals such as professors, doctors, real estate agents, parents, and more) from a remote location.
They provide multiple services that are also offered by full-time employees without the commitment that in-house employees require...
28 October 2020