How Are You Viewed As a Leader?

If you’re a direct seller leading a team, or a solopreneur who’s guiding your clients to successful transformation as well as working with a few virtual or in-person assistants /employees,you have probably asked yourself: “What are the qualities of an effective leader, and do I have them?” These are great questions, and you’ll find many, many resources to help you answer them. Paradoxically, you may turn out to be a BETTER leader if you flip that idea upside down and ask yourself “What do my team members most want from…

Six Savvy New Years Resolutions for Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs

As early as November 1st there are a cornucopia of distractions to keep us otherwise occupied until January 2nd or 3rd. After emerging from this long, unyielding marathon of pushing for December sales quotas, entertaining, school programs, and gift returns, we spend another 2 or 3 weeks struggling to get up to speed when suddenly, February is staring us in the face! Those 3 months, November thru January, are what I call the critical, ‘final/first’ quarter of the business year. They are critical because these are the months that set…

Understanding Virtual Assistants

Virtual Assistance and Outsourced Solutions Outsourcing has played an important role to small and medium-business owners in either online or offline based productions. What’s cool about outsourcing is that you don’t have to be a big company to take advantage of its services.

How Much to Pay a Virtual Assistant?

Virtual Assistants Vs In-house Assistants – If you’re an entrepreneur, you’ll understand that a normal in-house assistant in the US or UK will cost about $20 – $60 per hour for 25 hours per week. Offshore Virtual Assistant prices, on the other hand, range from $1 – $20 per hour depending on the level of skill and knowledge you require.