Category Archives: Virtual Assistant

So many people can’t spell their own name!

This is a very spur of the moment moan sparked off by a project we are currently working on for a client. We are in the middle of cleansing a rather large database and phase one is trawling through an … Continue reading

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Communication is the key…

…how many times have you heard that? It’s important in all aspects of life but as small business owners we have to ensure we keep our communication as open, effective and informative as possible to provide the best possible service … Continue reading

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15 Ideas For Posting On Your Facebook Business Page

There is one issue that keeps raising it’s ugly little head when I talk to small business owners who have just started using social media or who are still debating taking the plunge… “I don’t know to talk about!” “What … Continue reading

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Outsourcing – Should You Or Shouldn’t You?

Is outsourcing the right thing to do for you and your business? I have met quite a few people out networking who want to outsource but are nervous as to how would it work, how do they find someone they … Continue reading

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The 10 Step Recovery Program for Your Time Management

Amusingly I haven’t blogged for a while because I’ve been busy so today I’m talking about Time Management!! Do you suffer from running late for meetings, appointments and deadlines? Time management can be a big challenge for the small business … Continue reading

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A little rant about business cards!

Your business card is important for your company image. At a networking event it is what potential clients and associates have to remember you by (apart from your sparkling conversation) so the freebie option from Vistaprint isn’t generally the best choice. But … Continue reading

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Why do I attend business networking events? How can I not!

I’ve met a few people recently who have looked at me a little blankly and said “but why do you network? It takes up so much time”. To which I am, quite frankly, shocked! How can you not network?? How … Continue reading

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