Top Tips to Delegate More

virtual assistant tasks: Admin in Chaos?If your New Year’s Resolution was to finally carve out some more time, you need to delegate more.

But it’s hard to delegate more when your To Do List stretches to several pages and you know for sure a few items dropped over the bottom of it several months ago.  Sounding familiar?

It’s pretty common. 

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GDPR – the practical guide

GDPRGDPR (General Data Protection Regulations)… you’ll have seen this word swirling around in the internet-ether lately and might even be slightly panicked that you should know more about it. Certainly a quick flick through my spam box asks me:

“Are you GDPR compliant?”

“Is your customer database ready for GDPR?”

But what is GDPR?

Should you be paying attention to GDPR if you only market to your own clients? YES!

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Competition: Win a bullet journal and accessories to get organised in 2017!

Ready to be super organised in 2017?  So the latest buzzwords in organisation are: BULLET JOURNALLING.  The idea is that you create your own diary by using an index and some funky accessories to customise and create something as unique as your business! So if you haven’t picked up your planner for this year, this … Read moreCompetition: Win a bullet journal and accessories to get organised in 2017!

Christmas Organising

Christmas Organising for businesses So Christmas is coming… and we have a few reminders and useful tips about things you might need to organise in your business for Christmas: Christmas Cards for businesses We sorted out some special deals with our favourite printers for lovely personalised cards designed and printed just for you – add … Read moreChristmas Organising

Blogspiration

Blog Content Made Easy Blogspiration is about getting inspired to write blogs… We set you up with a schedule of blogs plus helpful ideas each month to inspire you to write.  That email acts as the reminder you need to keep your blog right at the top of your To Do List. What you get: … Read moreBlogspiration

8 Ways Virtually Sorted Virtual Assistants recently saved their clients money:

virtual assistant - how we workSometimes Virtual Assistant clients are surprised by how quickly and easily we can complete their work… Yes – our hourly rate is high, but for that fee you buy the professionalism which comes with time served experience.  In all these situations a less experienced assistant could easily spend hours trying to find out this information and bill you accordingly for inferior results.  Make sure your assistant is working effectively!

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Bloggers Tea Party

What is a bloggers tea party? A chance to connect with other bloggers at an informal Bloggers Tea Party. No sales pitch, no sign ups, no fancy dressing up (unless you feel like it!). Mix with other bloggers, find out what they use, how they inspire themselves, share your experience. Free tea and coffee will … Read moreBloggers Tea Party

Christmas deadlines

The holidays are coming… Remember a couple of essential seasonal business activities: Decide holiday opening times and inform customers – website updates, email newsletter, add to invoices/email signatures etc.  Check when your last delivery dates will be with postage. Sort Christmas card printing or sending – we particularly like www.moo.com as the cards can be … Read moreChristmas deadlines

Question: How long do you wait when someone is late for a meeting?

Now personally, I think it depends very much on whether they apologise.  We all get held up in traffic occasionally, so it’s not a huge deal if it’s less than 15 minutes.  As a virtual assistant, traffic is less of an issue for me! If you are going to be more than 15 minutes late, … Read moreQuestion: How long do you wait when someone is late for a meeting?