My secret weapon for successful project management

My secret weapon for successful project management
So many of us play extremely complicated roles in our businesses. We need to read emails, create calendars, and manage ourselves, our teams, and our projects in real time. If you manage a virtual team in any capacity, employing a project management tool is the only... Read More

How to avoid overwhelm as a Virtual Assistant part II

How to avoid overwhelm as a Virtual Assistant part II
Last week, we discussed how setting client expectations firmly and consistently was the first step to avoiding overwhelm as a virtual assistant. In this week’s installment of our VA overwhelm series, we’re talking about project management tools! If you’re a virtual... Read More

How to avoid overwhelm as a Virtual Assistant part I

How to avoid overwhelm as a Virtual Assistant part I
Going freelance as a virtual assistant is such an exciting and terrifying transition! It’s exciting because you’re making the transition from a regular 9-5 job to having the freedom to manage your projects, your clients, and your responsibilities on your own timeline.... Read More

A simple recipe for managing your virtual team

A simple recipe for managing your virtual team
My business is growing. Fast. Over the course of the past year, onboarding new VAs for my own business (and also for my clients’) has become the norm. Every few months, a new virtual assistant arrives and is immediately trained to implement the systems associated with... Read More

3 strategies to drive traffic to your blog

3 strategies to drive traffic to your blog
Content marketing is easier said than done. And while it usually doesn’t lead to explosive traffic right off the bat, if the traffic is painfully slow, you probably aren’t doing it right. Driving traffic to your blog is one of the best ways to gain exposure for your... Read More

4 sets of tasks to delegate in the new year

4 sets of tasks to delegate in the new year
You’ve built your business from the ground up and you’ve done it on your own. But if you’ve had your hands in every aspect of your business from day one, to delegate important tasks can feel unnatural: you know your business best, you know where you want it to go, and... Read More