What is a Virtual Assistant and How One Can Help You

 

Virtual Assistants

 

Have you been feeling overwhelmed with all the responsibilities involved in running your business and you are ready to delegate tasks to someone else? Have you been contemplating hiring a Virtual Assistant? But you are not sure if hiring a VA is the right thing for you or your business, maybe you don't know just where a VA would fit in with your business, and what tasks a VA would be able to handle. 

Let us help you consider some reasons that hiring a...

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Know Your Niche

 

 

 

Niches, we’ve all heard this term before right? But do you really know what it means and how to determine which one is yours? Read on, and learn how you can narrow done your services, until you reach your desired niche.

You may have started your journey of becoming a Virtual Assistant, and at this point you are probably feeling a mixture of excitement and nerves but now you’re wondering, "what services do I offer?".  If you’ve already chosen your...

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Holiday Marketing Plan

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As we enter the holiday season, many of us will feel the stress of trying to balance both work and home lives, which can make us feel like we can’t do it all.

We here at Va-Square want to provide you with some great business tips that can hopefully help you reduce the stress of running your business during the next few months. Make sure to read to the very end for a very limited promotional offer. 

This week we will discuss creating a holiday business marketing plan.

Now you might...

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Staying Safe with Electronic Payments

 

 

Electronic payments are the way of the world now. Whether you are using Paypal, Stripe, Venmo, Zelle or one of the dozen of other options, you could be in danger of having your information stolen. In our latest blog, we will provide you with some tips to keep yourself (and your business) safe. 

When we make purchases online, we don’t get to see the person we’re paying, so often it can be hard to tell whether or not your information is safe from fraud. To help...

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Hiring a Writer for Your Business

Do you struggle with writing content for your business? Does the idea of creating a blog post leave you staring at your computer screen in a panic?

How about you save yourself some time and your sanity, and hire a writer.

We've compiled a check list that will help you find a writer that fits your business and your brand.  

 

Find A Writer

Writers are everywhere but it may take some time to find the writers you will really click with. Have patience, it can take some time to...

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What Your Customer's Wish You Knew

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Believe it or not, your market is out there and they are looking for you!

It doesn’t matter if you’re a health coach for seniors, a dating coach for middle-aged women, or a business coach for crafty people. You have a large audience and they are eagerly anticipating the help only you can provide.

So why isn’t your phone ringing off the hook or your inbox flooded with potential buyers?? You may be missing the mark in some important areas causing them to turn to another...

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More Than Just a Face

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Being authentic is an important aspect for any business. Showing your audience that you are more than just your products, that you are indeed a human being with feelings and a life outside your business is a great way to build rapport and trust with your followers. But how do you know what is appropriate to share as your business and what is crossing the line? Is there a line? What does your brand stand for and how do you personally reflect that? Here are some tips to help you have a more...

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Creating an Opt-in Freebie

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Attached to this blog post is a freebie, to get you on track to plan and create your own freebie! Download it, print it out, and follow along!

 

What is an “Opt-in”?

Having an opt-in freebie is a perfect way to get more subscribers on your e-mail list. If you are unaware as to what an “opt-in freebie,” it is basically what you use to attract more subscribers. “Opt-in” refers to subscribing for your newsletters/website. The freebie is the product that...

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Sleep Deprivation: Handling the Time Change

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Don’t Let Sleep Deprivation Hinder Your Success

 

Everyone dreads the day of the year when we lose that one precious hour of sleep- daylight savings time. Even though it’s only one hour, it always seem to throw our bodies and minds for a loop. Here are a few tips to prevent that lost hour throw you and your business off track.

 

Go to Sleep!

Once the clocks have changed, it seems to be very difficult to stay on track with your usual schedule. Instead of waking up at 7...

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Women Entrepreneurs: Inspiration for International Women's Day

It's international women's day! To celebrate we want to inspire you with a few stories of women entrepreneurs across the past century!

 

Madam C.J. Walker

Maiden name Sarah Breedlove, is considered in history to be the first African American to become a self-made millionaire. She was married at fourteen and a widow at twenty with a two year old daughter. When she began losing her hair in 1905, Walker created a line of African American hair products. She promoted her products herself by...

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