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Training Your Virtual Assistants and Freelancers – Best Practices

You’ve found the budget and you’ve found what looks like the right person. Once you’ve taken the big step and started a working relationship with a Virtual Assistant or Freelancer, the most critical step in this new found relationship is making sure they get the right training so they can actually, “Fill Your Shoes.” Right […]

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What to Do When Your Virtual Assistant Isn’t Working Out

I’ve already mentioned how valuable I think that Virtual Assistants and Freelancers can be to any business, large or small. They can represent additional skilled hands, either day in and day out, or on a per project basis – without the hassles of adding staff, then having to keep them busy during those slack times […]

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Managing Virtual Assistants and Freelancers – Best Practices

Whether you are a one-person solopreneur business, or part of a small business office or retail store, you do not need to do everything yourself. That’s why most of us work with virtual assistants and freelancers. Your, “extra hands” pick up both what you don’t want to do, and what you aren’t able to do […]

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Virtual Assistants and Freelancers – Great for Your Business

Do you realize that there is actually an upside to the current economic downturn? Quite simply, it is an abundance of highly qualified knowledge workers who have been recently separated from companies around the world and are looking for work. The reality is today, that many businesses are not in a position to hire them, […]

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The Search for Virtual Assistants and What to Look For

A virtual assistant is that extra set of hands that you occasionally need for your business, but who may not live or work in the same area of the country, or the world, as your business. With the internet, people can help you get work done from anywhere in the world. They can be around […]

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What is a Virtual Assistant and How Can S/He Help Your Business?

Do you realize that there is actually an upside to the current economic downturn? Quite simply, it is an abundance of very qualified knowledge workers who have been recently laid off from companies around the world who are looking for work. The reality is today, that many businesses are not in a position to hire […]

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The Benefits of Virtual Assistants

An article I wrote a few years ago highlights the value of Hybrid Teams for Small Office Communicators. Based on my experience operating an award winning Communications Department at Minolta, it highlighted the value I found using a mix of in house and outside resources. It also introduces the concept of the Virtual Assistant, one […]

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