What is a Virtual Assistant?

By Christine Stimpson

What is a virtual assistant? A VA is an independent contractor who provides administrative, technical, or creative assistance to clients outside the client’s office, working remotely from a home office.  While they work remotely, they can access necessary documents, planning softwares and email accounts virtually.  Most people that are working as virtual assistants have years of…

Should You Hire a Virtual Assistant?

By Christine Stimpson

Will you hire a virtual assistant? Running a small business can be a difficult endeavour.  There are many tasks that need to be accomplished and as a new business owner, you may not have the capital to hire full time employees right away.  This means, you could be responsible for everything from book keeping to…