Why There Is No Need To Be A Micromanager Anymore

Some small-business owners seem to be wary about hiring virtual assistants of any kind as they feel as if they’re not in control. They do not know what the virtual assistant is doing as they cannot see them and they are simply not sure if they are working to their best ability, or not. This is undoubtedly something to do with the business systems of old. After all, not too long ago it was...
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Why Creating An Impactful Email Is So Important

Email solicitation is found everywhere. Tucked neatly between Nigerian princes promising wealth and ‘old friends’ seeking to reconnect, the email that’s intended to drive sales needs to be more than a simple grocery list of products, features or services. To break through the clutter and noise so to speak, more advanced strategies and techniques are required. Make no mistake...
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Why Your Business Is More Virtual Than You Think Already

Some business owners balk at the idea of hiring a virtual assistant. They seem to think that if they can’t physically see and interact with a business assistant that they don’t have any control for some reason. Yet isn’t it the case that a large proportion of professional relationships in any niche these days can be considered to be “virtual?” It’s a cliche,...
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Hiring A Virtual Assistant – Why Business Owners Are Living Life According To Somebody Else’s Agenda

Somebody once said that an email inbox is a tool for other people to impose their agendas upon you, as the business owner. If you sit down and think about it, this assertion has more than just a ring of truth to it. In fact, a typical day can easily become derailed for the small business owner if they aren’t very efficient at managing their communications. For some reason, an incoming email...
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Business – It’s NOT for Everyone!

Owning and running your own business is not without its challenges and equally I know that I would be hard pressed to find a path in life that is so fulfilling and challenging – but it’s not for everyone. It’s important to have a plan and a realistic view of how you and your business will work. If you are looking to get rich quick, only work a few hours a week or you listen to friends...
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