We want you to work smarter not harder.
We say this a lot, and that’s because it is true – you should be working on the most important parts of your business everyday, the ones that make you money, not the tasks you can outsource in a cost effective way that don’t make you money (but are vital to make your business run). And by doing this, you’ll be leaving yourself time to work on what only you can do in your business, or what people are paying you to do for them – Your unique abilities within your business. And to give you some of your leisure time back!
Think about this…. How much time do you spend on the essential but none moneymaking parts of your business? Click here to take our test to find out
Wouldn’t it be nice to just leave these essential but non-money making tasks to someone else? Someone who’ll probably do them faster than you, and give you the gift of time – time to work on the parts of your business that only you can do, the ones that make you money, or to gain some much needed leisure time.
Many executives in today’s busy world of business – Managing Directors, Sales Directors, Sole Traders, Solopreneurs in fact anyone running a company, will find themselves constantly on the go….
6 or maybe 7 days a week
Sometimes 8am until late
Always running to catch up with themselves
Fearful of not answering an email on time
Fearful of losing a sale or missing an important deadline
Knowing they have many calls to return
and perhaps even losing sleep over all of this all of the time.
Yikes! It’s certainly not a fun way to live.
The outcome here is always stressful as you snatch perhaps valuable family time to check your inbox or return a sneaky call.
How would you feel if you could be offered the following solutions?
- A clear email inbox that’s sensibly ‘filed’ for ease of reference
- Crucial emails answered on your behalf daily and in a timely manner thereby moving critical processes along
- All meetings that need to be in place to be set up, and arrangement of all associate travel according to your own preferences
- Important phone calls returned to suppliers, staff, customers or other service providers
- Your all-important holidays are actually scheduled in the diary!
These are just 5 ways a Virtual Assistant can assist you and your business and most help to give you a better work life balance.
Finding the most appropriate VA for your business is vital, you need to be able to trust them to work ‘back stage’ whilst you are ‘on stage’. They should make you feel relaxed and focused giving you back crucial time to plan for the future, to review strategy, to build new projects, to develop your business or take the afternoon off entirely for leisure!
Phillippa Goodwin, The Essential PA.