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Best Hiring Tests to Assess Virtual Assistants

Best Hiring Tests to Assess Virtual Assistants

Table of Contents How to Evaluate a Virtual Assistant Candidate How do you know if you have a good candidate in front of you, and how can you be sure that they already know what you need them to know? Recruiting the right virtual assistant (VA) — one that possesses the necessary skills, especially in communication and […]

Virtual Assistant Interview Questions: What & How To Ask

Virtual Assistant Interview Questions: What and How to Ask

Virtual assistants are an amazing resource that businesses large and small use to get more work done in the office. Hiring the right virtual assistant can significantly enhance productivity, but the process can be tricky given the multitude of countries, websites, and resources to hire from. There are a lot of resources out there, but […]

From Treading Water → Flying High: 5 Methods to Improve Your Small Business

5 Methods to Improve Your Small Business

In a 2021 survey of small business owners, 52% said they felt stressed over the course of the year. Another 2022 national survey of small business owners has these crazy statistics: 42% of small business owners said they have experienced burnout in the past month; 24% reported they are currently experiencing burnout. As a business owner, you can […]

Is It the Right Time for Your Small Business to Consider Outsourcing?

Is it the right time for your small business to consider outsourcing?

You’ve heard about outsourcing, but you don’t know if it’s right for your business. Answers: no, no, and they’ll thank you (see how below). You as a small business might be in the right position to greatly benefit from outsourcing, but you also might not be ready. Not all businesses should and can support their teams with […]

Free Tools to Efficiently Manage Your Virtual Assistant

Free Tools to help manage your virtual assistant

Are you worried that you won’t be able to manage a virtual talent halfway across the globe? Don’t be! In today’s modern world, there are a whole host of ways to stay connected and keep work going, no matter the timezone. But to effectively manage your virtual assistant, you’ll need streamlined workflows and even clearer communication. Without […]

Leveraging Cultural Differences: Managing Virtual Assistants from Different Cultural Backgrounds

In today’s globalized world, it’s increasingly common to work with virtual assistants from diverse cultural backgrounds. Managing a virtual assistant who comes from a different cultural context can bring unique opportunities and challenges. In this blog post, we will explore how to effectively leverage cultural differences and foster a productive working relationship with virtual assistants […]

The Art of Delegation: How to Assign Tasks to Your Virtual Assistant

How to assign tasks to your virtual assistant

Delegating tasks to a virtual assistant can be a game-changer for your productivity and overall efficiency. However, effective delegation requires careful planning and communication. In this blog post, we will explore key strategies and best practices to help you master the art of delegating tasks to your virtual assistant successfully. How to Successfully Delegate Tasks to […]

From Solo to Company — A Solo Entrepreneur’s Journey

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As a solo entrepreneur, you’ve likely worked tirelessly to build your business from the ground up. Whether you’re a freelancer on Upwork or a bustling Shopify store, you’ve worn multiple hats, handled every task on your own, and made many sacrifices along the way. It’s natural to feel like you can handle everything on your […]