Category Archives: Virtual Assistant

Virtual Assistant: Cheap Labor or Valuable Team Member?

Sutton Creative Studios is growing our team, and along with growing our team we need to make sure there is a steady supply of work for the team to work on. I enjoy scrolling through proposal requests, so this is … Continue reading

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5 Reasons You CAN Afford a Virtual Assistant

Hiring support within your business, whether a full-time, in-house employee or a virtual, part-time consultant, can be scary for any business owner. One of the biggest concerns is often, “How will I be able to afford to pay them?” Because … Continue reading

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5 Reasons to Hire a Virtual Assistant

Breathe in. Breathe out. I know this simple task can be hard to remember as a business owner. You get so wrapped up in all you have to do that you forget to breathe. Yup, I’ve been there too. Because … Continue reading

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Virtual Therapist

If you are an individual starting a new virtual assistance business, I want to warn you: Try as you may to avoid it, at some point with many clients you will become a virtual therapist.

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5 Steps to Building a Success Virtual Assistance Business

Lately I’ve been networking in quite a few Facebook and LinkedIn groups, particularly those comprised of virtual assistants. You would be surprised by the camaraderie in these groups, especially considering that we’re supposedly competing for work. Rather than being standoff-ish, … Continue reading

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The Circus Life of a Business Owner

Client phone calls, vendor emails, prospective client meetings, networking gatherings, training seminars, and strategy sessions… This is just a portion of the circus life of a business owner. With so many tasks to be accomplished, finding time to actually work … Continue reading

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