Quick Tips

19
Jun

Why Build an Email Marketing List? Two Game Changers

  According to the Direct Marketing Association’s latest report, email continues to be the highest-performing marketing channel out there. Now 98% of emails sent are successfully delivered compared to 87% just 7 years ago. The technology has moved on and improved. But, most importantly, marketers surveyed in recent research by the DMA continue to rate email as the highest-performing channel used in their marketing

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28
May

Our Top Cloud Storage Solutions: Protect Your Business Data

Following the aftermath of yet another cyber attack, this time in the form of the the Wannacry ransomware attack, it is more important than ever to back up important data and files. Cloud storage solutions offer a cheap, reliable and easy way to do this. Storing data off of your own laptop does not just help ensure you have a

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23
May

We’ve launched a free 1 hour trial!

We are delighted to announce that we now offer a 1 hour free trial of Virtalent’s Virtual Assistant service. We have held back from doing this for a number of years. “What are our customers going to learn from just an hour’s worth of work?” we used to say. But, why not? A free hour may just be a little

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10
May

Content Marketing Strategy : A Beginner’s Guide

A content marketing strategy is more important for businesses now than ever before. But, why is this I hear you ask? Well, according to Content Marketing Institute, 70% of B2B marketers are creating more content now than ever before. We’ve listed our top tips to begin creating your content marketing strategy. Why does a content marketing strategy matter for business? A

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27
Apr

How We Hire 5* Virtual Assistants at Virtalent

We are very proud to say that the quality of our talent pool is improving every day and we believe we now have some of the most talented VAs in our industry working on Virtalent client accounts. But how do we know who to look for? How do we hire outstanding Virtual Assistants? Less than 2% of candidates are successful

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26
Mar

Master Google Analytics Today!

Google Analytics is a software tool that website owners can use to track their traffic and find out how visitors interact with their site. It is free for the basic version, which has more than enough features for the average business owner to need. Unfortunately most of us don’t realise just how powerful the information you can find out from Google Analytics can

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13
Mar

The Benefits of Getting Up Early

You might not be surprised to learn that getting up early is a general trait among almost all “successful” people. If you’re reaching for the snooze button when that alarm kicks off and yearning for another five minutes, here are just a few reasons why you should be doing exactly the opposite and pushing yourself to get up. Getting up

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6
Mar

Be More Productive this Week: Our Top Tips

Finding ways to get more things done is not always easy. If you have a busy lifestyle and there simply doesn’t seem to be enough hours in the day, then see if our top tips below can make you more productive: Plan and Prioritise Don’t leave your plan for the next day. Do it the night before. Create a list of

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16
Feb

Meditation for Entrepreneurs: Why Virtalent Loves It

Entrepreneurs lead busy lives. Fact. Starting up businesses, getting ideas off the ground and putting in the hard yards to succeed is all part and parcel of the entrepreneurial calling. If you’re finding it all a bit too much, taking some time out from the maelstrom of running a business can be useful, allowing you to recharge your batteries and regain focus.

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22
Jan

Why Use Instagram For Business?

While Twitter and Facebook are usually the first social media sites businesses choose to use, especially when starting up, other platforms such as Instagram can be just as valuable, if not more so. Instagram is a photo sharing app that has long been popular with restaurants, retail companies and holiday firms but is starting to become increasingly important for a whole

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