24
Jul

Why UK Virtual Assistants Love Working at Virtalent!

This post may seem a little self-congratulatory but, both to reassure prospective clients that they are indeed hiring a happy, motivated individual to join their virtual team and to reassure prospective VAs looking to apply to work with us, today I want to highlight exactly why our team of UK Virtual Assistants love working with us at Virtalent. From Executive Personal

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7
Apr

Early Stage Business Growth : Investing In People

Early Stage Business Growth You thought of an idea, built a product, found your first customers, generated revenue and learnt a lot along the way. The hard part is over, right? Starting a business isn’t easy, however, even more difficulties arise when you have proven all of your assumptions and have achieved a reasonable level of income to make the

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2
May

The Benefits of Hiring a UK-Based Virtual Assistant

Every entrepreneur and business leader wants to expand their company, take on staff (in one form or another) and, most importantly, increase their bottom line. However, only a select few of these passionate business owners consider the downsides of limited time and increased workload. A growing business demands investment of immense number of hours and multi-tasking skills, which is not easy for one

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22
Apr

VIDEO: Why You Should Use a VA (in 60s!)

Why should your business consider using a Virtual Assistant? Take a look at our 60 second explanation video and find out more.

16
Mar

VIDEO: How Can Virtalent Help You?

As part of a series of improvements we have been making to the company, we have produced a new video which helps explain the service we offer at Virtalent. Why not take 2 minutes to find out more?

24
Aug

The Death of the 9-5 Job

Good news – the world of work is changing! Bad news – this is because you are working longer. There’s a steady shift on the horizon surrounding the world of work. In the ever-changing and technology dependent world we live in, we are seeing a disruption to the work-life balance and the slow death of the traditional 9-5 job. The

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27
May

The Rise of the Virtual Freelancer

The freelance industry is growing rapidly. Businesses are beginning to expand or shrink their workforces in accordance with customer demand and to keep low overheads. This blog aims to give you a better insight into the virtual freelance market and some tips to abide by when choosing a virtual freelancer. Fit the freelancer in with your team Bringing in a virtual

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14
Mar

How Can A Virtual PA Help You?

One of the most significant yet often overlooked reasons why a number of small businesses struggle to expand their business and increase their productivity is simply because their leaders try to do everything themselves. Considering yourself capable of handling everything with limited resources is not the answer to growing your business. There is nothing worse than a busy idiot. Entrepreneurs

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6
Oct

How to Assess the True Costs & Benefits of Outsourcing

When in business, we all need to ensure we are as profitable as possible and so assessing the true costs and benefits of any project we undertake is essential. The same applies to outsourcing. But, why outsource? “Outsourcing” involves handing over business-related or personal tasks that you don’t have the time to deal with, or simply don’t have the skills to complete

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30
Jun

Why SMEs should start outsourcing business tasks

Outsourcing is not a new concept for SMEs. With businesses and technology becoming more advanced than ever, SMEs need to ensure that they too are ahead of the game. For many, this means dedicating many long hard hours and late nights to ensure that their business is up to scratch, right? Wrong! Businesses are growing fast and SMEs don’t have the

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