Category: "Hiring & Working With Contractors"

How Much Does a Virtual Assistant Cost?

“I want to hire help, but I have no idea how much a virtual assistant should cost me?” There’s a common misconception that outsourcing your business costs money. The truth is exactly the opposite, though. Outsourcing can actually make you money… If you do it…

Forget About Vacuuming, You’re the CEO!

What does this have to do with business? Well, if you work out of your home, it means EVERYTHING! Today I want to talk to you about my favorite task to outsource – cleaning house. I don’t know about you, but vacuuming and cleaning the bathroom,…

How Do I Find the Right Virtual Assistant?

Q: How do I find the right Virtual Assistant for my business? A: This can be a tough question to answer because everybody has different needs and approaches for their business, so I believe this is a very personal thing. I’ve shared tons of tips with you…

6 Lessons that Have Changed the Way I Hire

When you first start outsourcing, you really don’t know what you’re doing – unless of course, you learn from someone who has done what you want to do 😉 But seriously, if you don’t know what you’re doing, you end up winging it and figuring things out…

3 Project Management Tips to Organize Your Busy Week

If you’re overwhelmed by your “to-do” list, and you find yourself procrastinating or doing things you shouldn’t be doing (like trolling around on Facebook), instead of doing the tasks at hand, you’ll enjoy these tips.

There are 3 key things that I do to make sure that I get a lot done during a busy week…

The best way to manage paying your team

There are so many different ways to pay your team – prepaying, per project, monthly, weekly, etc., and a lot of it depends on what your contractor wants.

And after 9 years of outsourcing, I’ve done it all, so I have some great tips to share with you about how to manage team payments to save time + hassles…