The Secret to Maintaining a Work-Life Balance

The Secret to Maintaining a Work-Life Balance

The Secret to Maintaining a Work-Life Balance Work-life balance: defined as the division of one’s time and focus between work and leisure activities. The question is, how to find that balance? Is it 50/50 work/play? Is it more work than play? Is it vice-versa? The key...
Beating Burnout in the Workplace

Beating Burnout in the Workplace

What is Burnout Burnout is a state of emotional, physical, and mental exhaustion caused by excessive and prolonged stress. Recently, it has attracted abundant media attention and has now been labeled as a new mass phenomenon. Disengagement, frustration, and...
Top Tools for Remote Work and Tackling  Procrastination

Top Tools for Remote Work and Tackling Procrastination

Let’s face it: with today’s technology, there is nothing that can be done in the office that can’t be done on a laptop. Is the future of work really remote? Recent articles by companies (such as Forbes) seem to suggest so. The abundance of apps, programs and...
A Guide to Managing Remote Teams

A Guide to Managing Remote Teams

In today’s global economy there are skilled people from any location in the world that can help you build your company. Freelancers are ditching the 9 to 5 office job for remote work that allows for flexibility and work life integration. Hiring a remote team gives you...
Bridging the Divide of Remote Work

Bridging the Divide of Remote Work

With the rise of freelancers and digital entrepreneurs, an increasing amount of businesses are having to deal with managing remote teams. As those numbers continue to grow, we now need to teach entrepreneurs how to manage virtual teams. Virtual teams change the...
How to Effectively Manage Virtual Teams

How to Effectively Manage Virtual Teams

Managing a team is a complex task at the best of times. But managing a virtual team that spans 150 staff in over 13 different countries is a completely different challenge. Here at AVirtual, we have expanded quickly and found what works for us and our Virtual PA’s....