Plus: (Another) female virtual assistant rolls out in India.
The African grey interacts with the virtual assistant up to 40 times a day, asking it to tell him jokes and play his favorite music.
Virtual Assistants If you're struggling to keep up with the organizational tasks of your business - scheduling meetings, responding
3. Proactivity Find someone who is not afraid to speak up, make suggestions, or even keep you in line! A good VA should always
Your business is growing, which is what you've been working so hard on yet it's hard to be able to really enjoy it because you are now busier than ever. If you are sitting at your computer doing busy work that leaves you uninspired it may be a sign that your business is ready for a VA.
Starting to feel jaded? Frustrated? Beyond exhausted? If you're at the point where your to do list is more of a novel than an achievable list, and you aren't sure HOW you can get it all done, you're at risk of business burnout.
Not everyone can be an administrative assistant. It takes a very specific set of skills to assist an executive or manager. The following soft skills make for a great assistant: time management, project management, strong communication, and active listening skills, as well as common sense.
Imagine giving commands to a virtual assistant and having an even smarter smart phone working for me! Even at my age, I am embracing new technology if it makes my life easier. Everyone needs a virtual assistant, right?
Do you have tasks in your business that you don't necessarily need to be the one to do? As a mom who raises her kids during the day and works on her business during naps and after bedtime, my time is precious to me.
I knew that in order to grow my business, the way I envisioned from the very beginning, I needed a support team from the get go.