How to Build a Great Working Relationship with Your Assistant

How to Build a Great Working Relationship with Your Assistant

Once you've hired a virtual assistant, started sending projects, and are getting into the swing of things, you may wonder...what next? Expectations It's important to make sure that your expectations are being met. - Is your virtual assistant doing the things that need...

why would I pay someone to do something I can do myself for free?

why would I pay someone to do something I can do myself for free?

I used to think that hiring help wasn’t in my budget. In fact, the whole concept seemed a little bit crazy to me. I mean, why wouldn’t I just do the work myself and keep that money in own pocket? And I kept believing that until I finally learned the real value of my...

What’s the Difference Between Outsourcing and Out-Tasking?

What’s the Difference Between Outsourcing and Out-Tasking?

There's a difference? Yes! In fact, most entrepreneurs don't even realize that two different types of delegation options exists. So I'm going to break it down for you and explain the difference between outsourcing and out-tasking. Once you understand your options,...

Is Your Out-of-Control Inbox Giving You Anxiety?

Is Your Out-of-Control Inbox Giving You Anxiety?

Not to sound cliche, but one of the main reasons that you chose to start a business and become an entrepreneur was so that you could be in control of your own schedule. There are so many things in life that you can get more of when they run out - but unfortunately,...

6 Lessons that Have Changed the Way I Hire

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 as you go. And of...

5 Reasons to Fall Head-Over-Heels in Love with Outsourcing

5 Reasons to Fall Head-Over-Heels in Love with Outsourcing

The day will come (heck, maybe it's already here), when you suddenly find yourself at a crossroads in your business - one path leads to exciting opportunities and massive growth, while the other keeps you nice and safe right where you are. You know that if you choose...

10 Amazing Alternatives to Hiring an Assistant

10 Amazing Alternatives to Hiring an Assistant

Yes, I'm a huge advocate of hiring experts to support you in your business. And I know from personal experience that it is very difficult to scale your business to the next level if you're doing everything by yourself. But with that said, I also don't waste money...

Never Worry About Broken Technology in Your Business Again…

Never Worry About Broken Technology in Your Business Again…

It'll happen. Eventually. Something in your business will break down or mess up - your website will disappear, your shopping cart will crap out during a launch, your sales page will suddenly start acting wonky, or any number of tech gators that crop up from time to...

What to Do if Your Virtual Assistant Sucks…

What to Do if Your Virtual Assistant Sucks…

This happens a lot... Someone gets upset over a situation with their virtual assistant. They get frustrated because their VA didn't complete a task as requested. The VA didn't follow the instructions given and this person wasn't sure how to handle the situation. Of...

How Much Does a Virtual Assistant Cost?

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 right....

Forget About Vacuuming, You’re the CEO!

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, aren't on my list of...

How Do I Find the Right Virtual Assistant?

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 here on...

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