Co-working spaces are the modern take on business networking, collaboration and productivity. As a solopreneur, they are a great alternative to the home office, and certainly more cost effective than leasing traditional commercial office space.
Many people have a lot of misconceptions when it comes to outsourcing work for their small business. Time to bust some myths about outsourcing!
Already using Google for work? For multiple clients? For home? It’s a pain switching back and forth between accounts. Here’s how to set up bookmarks to take you directly to the different Google accounts, including Gmail, Google Calendar, Google Drive, Google Photos and Google+.
With technology growing every day, you have many options to choose from when it comes to recruiting assistance for your business and/or personal life. Delegating to a responsible, reliable virtual professional is not “handing off your work” to another .. it’s responsible business management. If you are reading this asking, ”Do I need to hire a virtual assistant?” then chances are you do. Ask yourself these five simple questions and you will know for sure.
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.
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.
Regardless of your reasons, if you plan on working from home, then you need to set up an efficient home office. Here’s some tips to get you started.
There’s a lot of misinformation out there about what it’s like to work from home. Is working at home easy? Hard? Challenging? If you’re thinking about making the transition to become a virtual administrative professional, or you already are working from home, you’ve probably heard a few of these already. These myths are prevalent on the internet and tend to pop up in conversations when people are curious about what working from home is really like. Here are the top 12 myths surrounding working in a home-based business.
If you’re in a leadership role, the concept of delegation won’t be new to you .. it’s an essential skill to have. What might be a little more challenging is delegating to a team that works for you remotely, like when you contract with a virtual assistant. Some businesses have whole teams working remotely, over several different time zones. Managing how people work on projects together can be challenging but well worth the effort. Here are some simple tips that can help you to effectively delegate to your remote virtual administrative team.