Why You Should Hire a Virtual Assistant
Running your own successful business can bring with it a tiresome amount of administrative duties. These duties take up the precious time you could be spending generating new revenue and growing your business.
The answer of course is to employ a Personal Assistant or an Admin/Clerical Assistants to take over these duties so you can then manage your time working on your business.
Sometimes however, with small businesses either established or just starting out this is not a viable option, you may have numerous reason as to why you do not wish to employ an assistant, such as no office space or not a big enough budget, but what then can you do to stop yourself getting bogged down with all the admin tasks running a business brings?
The solution to your problem is to hire a Virtual Assistant (VA).
Virtual Assistants could be the way forward for you.
VA’s offer a wide range of virtual services and skills from general Clerical and Admin tasks to Web-based Marketing, Writing, Book-keeping and much more.
Virtual Assistant’s are self-employed, freelance workers; they usually work on a ‘fee for the project’ basis or ‘pay by the hour’ basis. This is good as it means that you only ever have to pay your VA for the work he/she completes for you. You don’t have to worry about sickness pay, holiday pay, insurance or any of those extra responsibilities that come with having an employee.
Virtual Assistants are efficient and professional and aim to deliver a first class service to you, their client.
All VA services are conducted via telephone or email basically all correspondence is carried out electronically, this means that you can hire a VA from anywhere in the world.
In addition you don’t have to provide any workspace or equipment. When hiring a VA.
Hiring a Virtual Assistant is cost effective easy way of getting those extra tasks done and all round money saver for any growing business.
There are many VAs to be found on the internet many having particular areas they specialize in, where as some VAs offer a more general clerical and administrative service.
Why go through all the trouble of interviewing and hiring an employee, when you could easily save time and money and have a professional Virtual Assistant to do those tasks only if and when they are needed.