Category Archives: Virtual Assistants

Hiring a Virtual Assistant for Entrepreneurs: Why It’s So Hard to Let Go

Jeff J. Hunter July 13, 2020 For many entrepreneurs, hiring a virtual assistant is something that sits at the bottom of their “to do” list for months or even years. They know that delegating is a powerful tool. They’ve heard stories of others who’ve cleared time in their schedules, made more money, and grown their … Continue reading Hiring a Virtual Assistant for Entrepreneurs: Why It’s So Hard to Let Go

How Humanizing Virtual Assistants Earns Consumer Trust

How Humanizing Virtual Assistants Earns Consumer Trust by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, January 2, 2020 Giving human qualities — both emotionally and visual, physically — to virtual assistants could prompt people to reveal more personal information to brands than they otherwise would, according to a multi-phase study led by researchers in computer science and mathematics. It also … Continue reading How Humanizing Virtual Assistants Earns Consumer Trust

What To Do When Your Virtual Assistant Isn’t Working Out

Karen Repoli — November 30, 2019 Follow @karenrepoli A good virtual assistant is an amazing help to your online business and can be the difference between stagnant profits and huge growth. Many entrepreneurs can’t survive without them. However, sometimes there are problems that need to be resolved in order for your VA to be the … Continue reading What To Do When Your Virtual Assistant Isn’t Working Out

What’s the Difference Between a Virtual Assistant and a Freelancer?

Connor Gillivan — October 3, 2019 Follow @ConnorGillivan Even just a few years ago, not a lot of people were concerned about knowing the difference between a virtual assistant and a freelancer. Today, however, the freelance economy is growing. It’s a worldwide phenomenon, and it’s powered by virtual assistants and freelancers. It’s good to know … Continue reading What’s the Difference Between a Virtual Assistant and a Freelancer?