Whether you’re an independent consultant, CEO or startup founder, a UK based Virtual Assistant from Virtalent can help you grow your company and enjoy a better work-life balance. How? By taking care of all those small-but-essential tasks that just don’t make the best use of your time. We are proud to be supporting our clients as they grow their businesses.
What does it take to grow your business? A quick Google search reveals a vast array of tips aimed at entrepreneurs keen to supercharge their businesses. Tips on how to use social media, get more customers, provide great service or research your competitors. All great ideas. But as an entrepreneur you're probably used to doing everything yourself. You need to
We live in a digital age, an age where the pace of technological change is quite simply staggering. And it is having a powerful, transformative effect on small businesses in particular. Because it wasn't that long ago that you weren't able to operate as large companies do. You couldn't afford the hardware, the software, the maintenance, the office space. But
Before there was such a thing as the Virtual Assistant industry, going to work meant making that long schlep into the office. You’d then sit at your desk for the next 8 hours. At least. Then you’d log off and go home. And that was it until tomorrow. But not anymore. Some may lament that the technological advances that allow
Virtual team collaboration. If you’re an entrepreneur hiring your first Virtual Assistant, or a small business owner with a team scattered far and wide, then you’ll know how challenging it is. And how important it is to get right. As the trend for remote working increases, so too does the need for a shift in the way we work and
If you work with remote staff, then you’ll want to pay particular attention to the virtual team culture that you create. In its simplest form, a culture is the values, beliefs, attitudes and behaviours that a team shares. It’s how people work together. How they treat each other. It’s unspoken and unwritten. It’s people dynamics. It’s the beating heart of
So you’re thinking about hiring a Virtual Assistant. Why? Probably because you are running your own business and you’ve worked so hard to get to where you are. To be your own boss. To have more time for the fun stuff in life. But wait? What time? Where did it all go? You’re pretty sure no one told you you’d
Building and growing your own business is hard. You need your wits about you. And your attention is by far your biggest asset. Learning how to keep it where it is supposed to be – deliberately planning how to stay focused – is time well spent. Why? Because a distracted mind is often the thing that stops us doing what
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Ah, the humble email. It is, without a doubt, an essential tool of modern business. It’s convenient, it’s quick and it’s less intrusive than a phone call. It allows us to run our businesses from anywhere in the world, at any time of the day or night. But are you constantly wondering how to manage your inbox, how to cope