Qualifications VA's should have and how do you know they're telling you the truth

Qualifications VA’s should have and how do you know they’re telling you the truth

Find a person that has the right qualifications to do the job can be an exhilarating feeling, especially if that person will help with the growth of your business. On the flip side once they’re employed in your business, finding out they exaggerated their skills can end up a massive waste of time. With over […]

Specific Tasks You Can Get A VA to Perform in your business

Specific Tasks You Can Get A VA to Perform in your business

Outsourcing for small to medium businesses is still in the early adopter stage and as a result a number of business owners don’t quite understand the type and variety of tasks a VA can perform for their business. In today’s session I cover a number of tasks our VA’s perform for clients and explain how […]

How Do You Performance Manage an Underperforming VA

How Do You Performance Manage an Underperforming VA

Fact: If you cut corners you often get a lower than expected result. This statement EXACTLY applies when looking at an underperforming Virtual Assistant. In reality it’s not the ‘Fault’ of the employer, they simply weren’t shown the steps you should follow to ensure your VA stays on track. Today we discuss how you can […]

The Pros and Cons of Outsourcing

The Pros and Cons of Outsourcing

I’m often surprised by issues that arise when looking at outsourcing and the solutions you need to implement (if possible) to overcome them. On the other hand there are a lot of successes with some of them pleasant surprises (these are the says I give myself a High Five). Over the years of outsourcing I’ve […]

Is Outsourcing Destroying Our Local Economy?

Is Outsourcing Destroying Our Local Economy?

When you talk outsourcing there are definitely mixed opinions around the subject. I have been fortunate time and time again to see outsourcing help businesses grow and in this video I answer whether or not outsourcing can grow or shrink an economy. Watch while I walk you through a client case study and break down […]

How much should I pay for a VA?

How much should I pay for a VA?

There is a lot of speculation around how much you should pay when outsourcing and I have to admit at times this can be a ‘How Long is a Piece of String’ question. With over 86,000 hours of outsourcing experience I’ve come to understand the right amount to pay and what you actually get in […]