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Posts Tagged ‘virtual professional’

What if There was a Business School for Virtual Professionals?

(Psst…interested in starting a business as a virtual assistant? There’s a special offer at the bottom of this post. If you’re the impatient sort you can click here.) Do a search for ‘how to become a virtual assistant‘ and you’ll get a slew of information provided by a variety of sources from Entrepreneur .com to…

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Business Lesson of the Week: Standing out in the Crowd

Disclaimer: I know that I use virtual professionals (virtual assistants, virtual paralegals, etc.) as an example in a lot of my posts, like the one yesterday for example.  But to be honest, most of my posts, e-books and coaching materials apply to any small or micro-business providing services. I just happen to have the inside…

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How to Work with a Virtual Assistant Successfully- Top Secret Tip #7

Previously in this series we’ve been focused on preparing and finding a virtual assistant that fits your needs on several levels.  In this tip we’ll be exploring the experience after you’ve signed the contract.  We’ll start with: Top Secret Tip #7: Ideal Clients get Ideal Service In a previous post we talked about defining  what…

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How to Work With a Virtual Assistant Successfully- Top Secret Tip #6

In my last post I discussed the importance of conducting consultations with in your search for a virtual assistant. Top Secret Tip #6:  The Contract- When you’ve found the virtual professional you feel comfortable and confident with, let them know that you’d like to work with them.  If they too feel that you’re a good…

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How to Work With a Virtual Assistant Successfully- Top Secret Tip #5

Over the past month or so I’ve been sharing a few key secrets to building a successful relationship with a virtual assistant.  In the first four, I’ve shared tips for determining your business and personal needs, preparing yourself and your business and some of the places where virtual assistants can be found. Today we move…

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A Discussion on the Term 'Virtual Assistant'

The Gritty Virtual Assistant has quite the discussion going on a recent blog post that explores the possibility that the term ‘virtual assistant’ is no longer working for us. In the post Danielle states; The term “Virtual Assistant” itself is at the root of many of the wrong perceptions and misunderstandings we are constantly having…

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