Multi-VA Business

VA Horror Stories.

In honour of Halloween we asked you to share your VA horror stories…  Some were happy to be named, others were happy to shame the VAs in question…  And some would rather just not be identified!

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How to sell a client

This gem comes from Phillippa Goodwin of Essential PA – one for all the MultiVA businesses or simply for someone looking to outsource work on a permanent basis. How to “sell” a virtual assistant client

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Small is beautiful!

Inspired by this article: http://www.vapromag.co.uk/5-reasons-why-its-ok-to-keep-your-va-business-small/ I thought I’d share a couple of my own insights into why small is beautiful when it comes to VA businesses…

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Multi-VA – is it for me?

As your business grows, you’ll naturally reach a “ceiling” where you can’t take on any more clients or earn any more money. There are a couple of ways round this: • You could increase your hourly rate • You could charge on a per-project basis • You can outsource the work to a trusted subcontractor…

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Office* Voted Best PA Event of the Year!

Fresh from the success of its fifth edition last month, office* has been crowned ‘Best PA Industry Event’ 2014.  It won the popular vote at pa-assist.com’s Members Voice Awards, which were announced on 21 November. Having already won widespread support from across the UK’s PA and office manager community, with 86% of surveyed visitors rating…

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IYOTSA 2014: The value of team work

As part of the International Year of the Secretary/Assistant 2014, participating organisations are developing themes for their members in order to raise awareness of Secretaries and Assistants throughout the world… This month is: The value of team work The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team.…

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IYOTSA 2014: Job descriptions and titles

As part of the International Year of the Secretary/Assistant 2014, participating organisations are developing themes for their members in order to raise awareness of Secretaries and Assistants throughout the world… This month is: Job descriptions and titles Your job description should reflect where you are in your professional development; your job title should reflect where…

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