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Top 10 New Year's Resolutions for 2021

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. Welcoming the 365 days to come with newfound hope and of course, a list of New Year’s Resolutions. On top of the exceptional plans you probably already have, coming up with a list…

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

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…

10 Ways to Help You Manage a High-Performing Virtual Team

10 Ways to Help You Manage a High-Performing Virtual Team

Businesses big and small have embraced working from home because of the COVID-19 pandemic. In fact, this new normal might even be extended until next year or the year after that. A survey from US-based Enterprise Technology Research (ETR) showed that the percentage of workers that would permanently work from home is expected to double in 2021. The reason? Decision-makers say productivity has…

5 Reasons Why a Virtual Assistant Is Good for Business in 2021

5 Reasons Why a Virtual Assistant Is Good for Business in 2021

Over the last few years, the virtual assistant industry has grown tremendously. That much has been observable and comes as no surprise, too, as the far corners of the internet would always feature a virtual assistant or a virtual assistant services provider. But why should you even try to hire a virtual assistant? How exactly can a virtual assistant be of assistance to you and your business? We…

What is a Virtual Assistant and How Do I Find One?

What is a Virtual Assistant and How Do I Find One?

Should you hire a virtual assistant? Yes.

If you’re thinking of hiring one, it most probably means, you already need one. So what exactly are virtual assistants, what can they do and how do you find the one that’s right for you and your business?

What is a Virtual Assistant?

A virtual assistant or more popularly known as a “VA” is a self-employed worker who supports businesses and…