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10 Genuine Opportunities to Work From Home

10 Genuine Opportunities to Work From Home

Posted on 11th March 2018 in Audio Transcription, Virtual Assistant

It can be difficult to find your dream work from home job if you have little or no experience. Well we’ve done all the hard work for you and found 10 companies that you can apply to even if you have no experience. With today’s technology and cloud services, it’s becoming increasingly easy to work […]

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5 Premium WordPress Themes – great for Virtual Assistant Business or Small Business

5 Premium WordPress Themes – great for Virtual Assistant Business or Small Business

Posted on 5th January 2018 in Virtual Assistant, Website Design

WordPress is a great platform for your small business website. The following premium WordPress themes would make a great Virtual Assistant, Personal Assistant (PA) or small business website. It is important that you decide what features you want on your website before choosing a theme. Most premium WordPress themes are responsive which means that they […]

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8 Invaluable Free Tools and Software for the Virtual Assistant

8 Invaluable Free Tools and Software for the Virtual Assistant

Posted on 4th January 2018 in Virtual Assistant

Here’s my top 8 list of invaluable free tools and software for the Virtual Assistant. 1. Express Scribe Express Scribe is FREE audio player software for PC, Mac or Linux. It will play most digital audio file formats (including encrypted dictation files). It’s really easy to download. You will need a way to control audio […]

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Full-time Employee vs a Virtual Assistant Cost Comparison

Full-time Employee vs a Virtual Assistant Cost Comparison

Posted on 29th November 2017 in Virtual Assistant

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

The Role of the Virtual Assistant

Posted on 29th November 2017 in 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

The Skills Needed to Become a Virtual Assistant

Posted on 29th November 2017 in 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

The Benefits of Hiring a Virtual Assistant

Posted on 20th November 2017 in 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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