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What a Virtual Assistant Does All Day

A day in the life of a virtual assistant varies with each VA and their niche. A VA can have a very flexible schedule if they have set it up that way. But for the most part, a VA will do the same things each day based upon their business. Some examples of what a […]

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Where to Learn What You Need to Know

When seeking to become an expert in a niche, it’s important to realize it’s not going to happen overnight. You’re going to have to do your time like everyone else – learning, building, and becoming the expert that you want to become. However, don’t let the daunting hill ahead of you stop you. Before you […]

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The Science behind Multitasking

There are some facts about multitasking that have been proven by science. Once you see the facts, you’ll realize that you need to stop multitasking now if you want to truly boost not only your productivity but also the quality of your work. Brain Splitting When we try to do more than one task at […]

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Ten Reasons Businesses Need a VA

Contracting with a virtual assistant is an important way for a small business to deal with their non-money making tasks. VAs usually do administrative and technical tasks that either you can’t do or don’t have time to do, or that are not your main source of income. Here are ten reasons why you could need […]

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Ten Common Mistakes Made When Hiring a VA

Before you hire a VA, look at some of the common mistakes made when doing so. By understanding the common mistakes you can ensure that your VA experience will be successful instead of stressful. 1. Not Understanding What Work You Need Completed Before even placing an advertisement for a VA, you need to write down […]

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Online Reputation Management: What Is It?

You’ve likely heard of Olivia Pope – the fictional character who fixes everything on the top-rated TV show Scandal. Something embarrassing is threatened to come out and she does what needs to be done to cover it up or spin and change the story to something more positive and flattering. Online reputation management might not […]

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How Multitasking Kills Performance

Getting things done is causing a lot of depression among people today. Productivity is the new buzzword that has everyone driving themselves mad trying to do more things at once than is humanly possible. Some people call it multitasking but the truth is, it’s a myth that multitasking is effective. If anything, multitasking is costing […]

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Finding the Right Business for You

When you make the choice to start a home business, you will need to try to figure out which type of business is right for you. The best way to do that is to be very honest about your resources, temperament and abilities. It can be a difficult choice because so much is at stake, […]

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How to Find Your Place in an Entrepreneur World

Deciding to become an entrepreneur is just the beginning. You know you want to own your own business and control your fate, but you’re not yet sure exactly what it is that you should do. Thankfully, by answering the following questions you can narrow down your choices and finally find your place in an entrepreneur […]

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What Is a JV Partnership?

A joint venture partnership is made between two or more individuals or business owners to work together on a particular project, product, or event. The companies do not become one; instead they maintain their separate individual entities while working on a particular goal together. The purpose of a joint venture is to combine resources to […]

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