What a VA can do for you

What a VA can do for you

For the last few weeks, I’ve been talking about how to get started working with a virtual assistant. We’ve gone through the issues associated with a DIY mindset, how to work out if you need a VA, and how to hire the right VA. Now, it’s time to talk...
How to work with a VA

How to work with a VA

Are you wondering how to work with a VA? Every VA works a little differently, so I can’t tell you exactly how things will go when you first hire one. All I can do is tell you how I work. How to work with a VA: the setup Before I even send out an invoice, I ask...
How to hire the right VA for your biz

How to hire the right VA for your biz

So you’ve decided to hire a virtual assistant. Congratulations! But there are so many, so how do you find the right VA for you? Today, that’s exactly what I’m going to help you with. How to hire the right VA Decide what you want. First, you should...
Is a VA worth it for me?

Is a VA worth it for me?

Come on, admit it. You’re asking yourself this very question. And you have been for a while. You’ve looked at how long your to-do list is, and you want someone else to do it, or at least some of it. But there’s still something holding you back. Is a...
DIY mindset and outsourcing

DIY mindset and outsourcing

I think there’s an interesting problem among those of us who work at home. Sometimes, our DIY (do-it-yourself) mindset can come back to bite us. See, we started our businesses because on some level, we knew that working for someone else just wasn’t ideal...
When your too hard basket is full

When your too hard basket is full

The Too Hard Basket. We’ve all got one. If you’re not familiar with this Aussie term, here’s what Urban Dictionary has for its top definition: “The theoretical basket in which certain tasks are placed when they are deemed to be tedious or...