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How To Build Your Business By Hiring A Strong Team

How To Build Your Business By Hiring A Strong Team

Starting a business is not for the faint of heart. It can be a daunting endeavor, yet it can also be one of the most rewarding experiences of your life. Contrary to what you’ve been led to believe, becoming an entrepreneur does not require a college degree,...

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The Ingredients of a Successful Team

The Ingredients of a Successful Team

"The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team." (Phil Jackson) Good teamwork is essential to success. Building a great team does not only entail hiring the right people who possess the correct credentials, it also...

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Kickoff Meetings and Getting Off to A Great Start!

Kickoff Meetings and Getting Off to A Great Start!

During the course of your professional life, you’ll be attending many, many meetings; brainstorming sessions, telecons, performance reviews, leadership team conferences, etc. The kickoff meeting, however, is unique. It’s conducted at the start of every project, or if...

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Workflow Management and the Virtual Assistant

Workflow Management and the Virtual Assistant

As an entrepreneur or people manager, you will inevitably come to a point where it seems there is never enough hours in the day for you to accomplish all that you need to, when you become overwhelmed by all the tasks that need doing. To share the load and allow you to...

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How To Build Your Business By Hiring A Strong Team

How To Build Your Business By Hiring A Strong Team

Starting a business is not for the faint of heart. It can be a daunting endeavor, yet it can also be one of the most rewarding experiences of your life. Contrary to what you’ve been led to believe, becoming an entrepreneur does not require a college degree,...

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15 Tips to Build A High Performing Remote Team

15 Tips to Build A High Performing Remote Team

Business owners and coaches have one thing in common—both manage a team. So, what makes a business owner or a coach successful? Gary Vaynerchuck, serial entrepreneur and internet personality, has this to say: “I don’t think anyone can win in business without having...

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15 Rules to Live by When You Run a Remote Team

15 Rules to Live by When You Run a Remote Team

You heave a sigh of relief and proceed to get down to business. Your remote team is finally on board. Armed with task lists, you can’t wait to assign it to them. But before you do, keep in mind that you may be collaborating with a multi-cultural team (a group of...

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Tasks You Can Outsource to a Virtual Assistant

Tasks You Can Outsource to a Virtual Assistant

It’s 5 AM and you are up before the alarm—for the 3rd time this week! You glance at the clock with a sticky note on its face—Office@6am. Time-lapse sequence — shower, get dressed, drive from home to office, quick coffee run, unlock office door, turn on lights and...

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Cost Effective Virtual Assistant Services

Cost Effective Virtual Assistant Services

Reality Check for start-up and growing business owners!   If you have asked yourself any or all of the questions below, help is just a click away. Are there tasks that you need to do that you dislike? Are there tasks that you can’t do on your own? Are there tasks you...

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10 Key Skills of Virtual Assistants

10 Key Skills of Virtual Assistants

There is a growing number of skilled freelance virtual assistants to help business owners run their business. With the increasingly competitive landscape, virtual assistants with general administrative, operational or marketing skills have been honing their skills...

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Outsourcing Business Tasks to a Virtual Assistant

Outsourcing Business Tasks to a Virtual Assistant

Hiring the right Virtual Assistant equipped with business task skills can help run your business efficiently, generate savings on manpower costs and even provide you with valuable marketing support. This allows you to spend more time in growing your business. Here are...

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What To Outsource

What To Outsource

Have you ever heard of the phrase, “Jack of all Trades, Master of None”? There are some business owners who believe that maintaining one or two employees is sufficient to run the business. More often than not, these employees are expected to take on multi- functions...

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Top 8 Tools for Managing Remote Teams

Top 8 Tools for Managing Remote Teams

Picture this — Coconut palm trees stretched along a white sandy beach, the wide blue ocean as far as the eyes can see, the sea and the salty breeze blows by as you sip a refreshingly cool tropical coconut drink, while you swing lazily on a hammock in an island...

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Building a Better Business with Outsourcing

Building a Better Business with Outsourcing

“Do what you do best and outsource the rest.”- Peter Drucker Outsourcing is a very powerful management tool for entrepreneurs to harness talent with the right skill to help a business increase productivity and reduce work cycles. There are multi-tasking business...

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Why Business Owners Don’t Outsource

Well organized business entrepreneurs usually start the day with a To Do List. A simple list could be categorized into work related and personal. It is time-bound. If they are driven and multi-taskers, the list gets longer and there is the compelling need to tick off...

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How to On-board your Virtual Assistant Remote Team

How to On-board your Virtual Assistant Remote Team

“You can do anything, but not everything.” – David Allen Business owners are always on the look out for strategies on how to run their business more efficiently for their business to scale-up. Some stop short at hiring a virtual assistant or a remote team because they...

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12 Best Time Management Techniques

12 Best Time Management Techniques

“Either you run the day, or the day runs you.” - Jim Rohn Freedom. Flexibility. Time…lots of it! There is no need to get up early to commute to work. You even get paid for working at home at your own pace… while still in your jammies! Sounds great, doesn’t it? Most...

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How to Survive Working During The Kids Holidays

How to Survive Working During The Kids Holidays

If you are a work-from-home-dad or mom with children, then this is for you. Being cooped up at home with the kids like on winter break can be pretty daunting for full-time parents. Chores, work and errands seem harder to do because your kids are driving you crazy with...

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100 Virtual Assistant Skills you can Outsource

100 Virtual Assistant Skills you can Outsource

More and more SBO’s (Small Business Owners) are relying on VAs (Virtual Assistants) to get relief from burgeoning daily tasks and responsibilities, catching up on lost sleep or to go on a quick getaway, while the business runs more efficiently than ever. VAs are...

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