Category Archives: Business Advancement

How to become a Virtual Assistant

To be a good Virtual Assistant you have to be Administrator, Researcher, Book-keeper, Marketing Expert, Web Designer, Copywriter, and a billion other things – and this is before you even do a single stroke of work for your clients! Continue reading

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20 things to do over the Christmas Holidays to get ahead for next year

How to prepare your business for the coming year by using the quiet time in December. Includes updating website, getting testimonials, learning new skills, filtering emails, grouping contacts, doing expenses, tidying office, and updating social media profiles. Continue reading

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6 common business card mistakes and how to avoid them

I used to do a fair amount of business card collation because people accumulate huge piles of cards at networking events and never do anything with them. When entering the details of the card into an Excel spreadsheet (so my… Read More

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Housekeeping tips for small businesses

The end of the year is a great time to do a bit of a small business housekeeping, have a digital tidy up and get your house in order. These housekeeping tasks shouldn’t take long but this is the perfect… Read More

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