Our hints and tips blogs appear to be quite popular, so this week I have put together some Windows shortcut key combinations. You may have used some of them previously, though I hope that there are some new ones for you to discover. Continue reading “Windows Shortcuts”
The right Virtual Assistant can help you grow your business by freeing up your time to focus on the important strategy. Here’s just a few ways a Virtual Assistant can free your time. Continue reading “12 ways a Virtual Assistant can help free your time!”
Are you thinking about hiring a VA or perhaps need some ad-hoc support as you have a busy few weeks or months ahead? Worried about the process, wondering what questions to ask?
Recruiting a VA is similar to hiring an employee, you need to find someone who understands you and your business. The interview process is as important for the VA as it is for you.
Here are some questions that you may find it helpful to use in recruiting the perfect VA: Continue reading “Recruiting a Virtual Assistant”
Have you thought about what you could gift yourself this Christmas?
As you are rushing around trying to complete 101 things at the same time, wishing for that extra pair of hands? Surely you don’t need to do everything, do you? Continue reading “Your Christmas Present”
You know we love shortcuts at Virtual Angels! Here are our top ten Microsoft Outlook shortcuts to help you save time when navigating your emails. Continue reading “Top Ten Outlook Shortcuts”
I’ll just do one more thing! That has always been my mantra……. I know it isn’t good for me and am making a conscious effort to take some short breaks during the day. Knowing I do feel much better leaving my desk for a short break, it really is silly not to do it…..
To help me, I am putting down my thoughts on why to pause before starting the next item on my to-do list and sharing them with you. Hopefully, from today, I will start to listen to my own advice! Continue reading “Breaks, remember those!”
Small business owners and entrepreneurs who have to balance work and home life can feel if they are always working at full speed, however, their ‘to get done’ list, rarely shrinks and is more likely to increase. However, is it beneficial to get help? Surely by the time I have explained what I need to someone, it is quicker to do it myself? Would that person really be able to do it ‘my way’?
So, what are the benefits to hiring a Virtual Assistant (VA) and why will it make your work/life balance more productive? Here are our thoughts on why hiring a VA will make your life easier. Continue reading “Can a Virtual Assistant help me?”
There are so many hints and tips for running an effective diary and each PA/EA will have their own preferences, here are some that immediately spring to mind. Continue reading “Tips for diary management”
As a small business owner you wear a hundred different hats every day. You are the customer services rep, the bookkeeper, the office manager and much much more. Juggling your business with everyday life can be tricky enough, but what happens when life takes an unusual turn. Who do you trust to help you with your business? Continue reading “Outsourcing – when is it the right time?”