A practical guide to working with a virtual assistant

Delegating is difficult. As a small or medium-sized business owner, you may find it tempting to try to do everything yourself. However, not only is this not sustainable, but it’s also not the smartest way to run your business. Enter virtual assistants – a valuable resource for any small business to tap into. Anytime someone […]

2022 sales trends you need to know about

Regardless of what you’re selling, whether your product, service or time, knowing how to sell it is essential to every business. It doesn’t matter what industry you’re in. From finance to eCommerce, the ability to sell applies to any sector. While over one million people in the UK work in sales, we are all technically […]

The Danger Of Doing Everything Yourself

As an entrepreneur, it’s likely you wear a lot of hats. From finance to marketing, the chances are you have a lot on your plate, especially if your business is still in its infancy. You may think that you should know, understand, and doing everything yourself in every area of your business. The trouble is […]

What is a Virtual Medical Assistant?

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.2.2″] In short, a Virtual Medical Assistant (VMA) conducts administrative tasks to assist healthcare providers. The overall purpose of a VMA is to take care of all the smaller responsibilities you, a practising doctor, cannot get to. This, in turn, allows you the time to focus on the bigger picture: your practice […]

What Is a Virtual Marketing Assistant?

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.2.2″] Digital marketing is an integral facet of every business. It is an area of your business that should be focusing on promoting your products and services with the end goal of generating consistent streams of revenue every month. The reality is that most small to medium-sized business owners simply do not […]

A Virtual Marketing Assistant Can Give You Back Your Time

We sat down with one of our clients, Neil Finnie founder of Corkscrew to talk about how his Virtual Marketing Assistant has helped him take back his time to focus on the most important aspects of his business. (Edited for clarity)   Introduce yourself to our readers, tell us who you are and a bit […]

6 Ways a VMA can supercharge your small business marketing

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.2.2″] Now that we’ve told you a bit about what a VMA is, it’s important to cover the benefits of a virtual marketing assistant and what they can do for you. Their skills and experience in the confusing and constantly evolving world of digital marketing are vital in making sure they handle […]

5 Steps to Achieving Work-Life Balance

Work-life balance is a joy you experienced in your first year of employment when you still had the capacity to accept any form of team collaboration, to prove that the company employed the right person. Now you’ve been waking up routinely and sitting in traffic five days a week for the last few years and […]

How to Build a Great Company Culture

Company culture and work-life balance are arguably some of the most significant components of a business. Companies that lack a distinctive work culture, however big or small, are those that focus solely on what senior management wants or expects. Over time this can create frustration, friction and conflict and result in poor staff retention, negativity and lack of productivity.    As with AVirtual and the nature of remote […]

Why Should Entrepreneurs Pick up Meditation?

Rising in popularity in recent years, ‘meditation’ and mindfulness seem to be the new buzzwords bouncing around on social media. As the number of people living the modern fast-paced city life, stress levels are rising. When not addressed and managed properly, stress can affect efficiency, productivity and focus as well as mental health more broadly.   For entrepreneurs in particular, taking on the brunt of a business on […]