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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…

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…

Productivity Tips: Effective Communication with Your Virtual Team

Productivity Tips: Effective Communication with Your Virtual Team

Zoom fatigue is quickly becoming a thing during this pandemic. A few months ago, online conferences seemed like a novel idea. Since most governments issued stay-at-home orders in their respective regions, conducting office meetings in the comforts of your own home and not having to dress up sounded like a luxury. But now, virtual meetings are starting to get on some people's nerves. Signals get…

Personal Branding: Building Your Online Presence With a Virtual Assistant

Personal Branding: Building Your Online Presence With a Virtual Assistant

There are numerous ways of defining what a brand is. It can be a logo or a product, or even an image you project. A personal brand, however, can be described as what people think of when they hear your name. It is what makes the likes of Steve Jobs and Richard Branson relevant. And in today’s business landscape, having a personal brand like them that radiates your uniqueness, your passion, and…