Virtual Assistant Tips and Resources

3 Tools to Collaborate Better with Your Virtual Assistant Clients

Online collaboration is something that needs to be navigated well, in order to cultivate a healthy client-VA relationship. Being able to work well together while managing different schedules and workloads is the key to getting things done. The biggest time waster in virtual relationships is a lack of communication, so you are going to want to brush up on your communication skills if you want to be an amazing Virtual Assistant who helps your clients get things done right, theRead More »3 Tools to Collaborate Better with Your Virtual Assistant Clients

5 Routines To Implement Now To Make You a More Efficient VA

If you are not working with regular routines in your VA business, and instead handling everything ‘as it comes up’, you are probably wasting time and risking burnout. Routines are an excellent way to bring regularity into your VA business. All business owners have lots of balls in the air, and it’s important to manage them well regularly, so none of them drop. One of the best ways you can manage your ever-changing workload is to implement regular routines thatRead More »5 Routines To Implement Now To Make You a More Efficient VA

How to Prioritize Your Virtual Assistant Tasks So You Get More Done

Prioritizing your task list is a good idea when you have a lot of things to get done. What kind of system do you use to keep your VA business organized? As a Virtual Assistant, we often have many people throwing tasks and things to do our way – and that can get out of hand very quickly. And of course, the squeaky wheel often gets the grease – so sometimes the pushier clients try to tell us when weRead More »How to Prioritize Your Virtual Assistant Tasks So You Get More Done

5 Mistakes to Avoid in Your Virtual Assistant Business

Are you feeling unprepared to start your VA business? If so, you are not the only one. We all started the same way. With no real knowledge of how it worked, and how we were supposed to get started. I did, too! How you proceed with your Virtual Assistant business will determine whether you can succeed or whether you will fail. There are many things that you need to consider when you are getting started or are growing, and youRead More »5 Mistakes to Avoid in Your Virtual Assistant Business

What You Need to Know About the GDPR (and Why!)

Is your business GDPR compliant? Unless you've been hiding under a rock lately, you have probably heard about the GDPR. The GDPR is the General Data Protection Regulations that are coming into effect for people living in the European Union (EU) beginning Friday, May 25, 2018. Here is what you need to know*: What is the GDPR? The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is regulation in EU law on data protection and privacy for anyone living in the European Union. (Which countriesRead More »What You Need to Know About the GDPR (and Why!)

Software for Professional Billing

As a business owner, you will need to send invoices to your clients in order to get paid. Sending a professional-looking invoice not only creates a good image for your business, but it also aids in helping you get paid on time. Clients are going to treat you in a more professional manner if you treat your business in a more professional manner. Plus, as a business owner it is imperative that you are able to manage invoicing and billingRead More »Software for Professional Billing