Category Archives: Virtual Assistant

Full-time Employee vs a Virtual Assistant Cost Comparison

Want to SAVE over £45,000 in business expenses this year? If you answered yes, read on … COST COMPARISON Full-time Employee Virtual Assistant Hourly Rate of Pay £15.00 £25.00 Fringe Benefits @ 35% (Retirement Plans) £5.00 None Overhead Rate @ 50% (Office Space, Equipment and Office Supply expense, Insurance, Compensation, Overtime Pay, Administration Costs) £7.50 […]

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The Role of the Virtual Assistant

This post is going to take a look at the role of a Virtual Assistant (VA) and what types of clients you could have. What is a Virtual Assistant? A Virtual Assistant is an independent contractor that offers services that are traditionally provided by PAs or secretaries. The difference is that Virtual Assistants are based […]

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The Skills Needed to Become a Virtual Assistant

This post outlines the skills a Virtual Assistant requires. Good Knowledge of Microsoft Word It is essential that you have a good working knowledge of Microsoft Word if you are offering typing and formatting services. It is possible to work remotely with clients. I have worked with students down in London formatting their dissertations remotely. […]

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The Benefits of Hiring a Virtual Assistant

Let’s take a look at the comparison between hiring a Virtual Assistant and a temp.Virtual AssistantNo Repetitive Training: A Virtual Assistant will provide you with a consultation to establish your requirements. You will only need to explain your methods once and the details will be recorded for the next time you use the services.No Time […]

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