Working from the comfort of your home and being able to work at your own pace are just some of the benefits of the work at home professional. Here are 6 strategies that you should implement into your daily routine to make sure you are on task, transparent and motivated.
“I would love to get a long, convoluted, vague email chain from you,” said no one .. ever. Email has been around for a long time and over the years, multiple generations have come to rely on it to make life easier and to communicate faster. Here are twenty unwritten rules of email etiquette.
When you have the opportunity and challenges of working from home, many family and friends simply do not know how to tactfully ask “What do you do?” Here are some of the common ‘working at home’ questions and how to handle them.
Online networking has its place, but it shouldn’t be the only way you build your professional network .. even if you’re a virtual administrative professional. If you want deeper connections and networking that will help you long-term, here are five strategies you can put in place.
Multitasking is the enemy of productivity. While it might seem to some that you are getting more done this way, you really aren’t. By the end of the day, you will likely have a project you’ve started but didn’t get to finish because you were starting or working on a hundred other things. How exactly does multitasking affect you? Read on to find out.
Almost any business can benefit from hiring a virtual assistant, whether you’re a manager with several staff members or a solopreneur. Most virtual assistants have a varied skill set, though most people associate them with only secretarial work. In reality, many VAs also offer other skills like writing blog posts, doing basic graphic design work & tweaks, doing HTML and WordPress work, and so on.
Core values act as a guideline for how you make decisions and run your business.
While everyone’s time is valuable, as a small business owner when you aren’t billing for client work, you aren’t earning money. Here are six ways to help you learn to say no when someone asks if they can pick your brain.
Sometimes it can feel like you’re not managing your time well and tasks aren’t getting done. I know .. I’ve been there. Instead of feeling like you’re playing catch up, try these five easy things to make you feel like you’re moving forward.