A Virtual Assistant Is Becoming The New Trend For Agencies

  • Posted by Virtual Assistants Australia
  • On July 19, 2017
Businesses across Australia are leaning in to the idea of employing a virtual assistant (VA) to help out with their daily admin as well as more complex business tasks. Adopting this new trend has produced an array of benefits for these businesses, so much so, that we have never been more bullish on suggesting that […]
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Virtual Assistants Australia Welcomes Its First Quality Assurance Manager

  • Posted by Virtual Assistants Australia
  • On March 14, 2017
Employing the services of a Virtual Personal Assistant is essential for time poor business leaders and entrepreneurs. But when entrusting any part of your day-to-day operations to a person who lives across the world – who you’re trusting to get the work done while you sleep – it’s normal to express concerns over the quality […]
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Use a Virtual Assistant for your….Product Launches

  • Posted by Virtual Assistants Australia
  • On February 3, 2017
There are few things more stressful in business than preparing and organising a successful product launch. With tight deadlines to consider, many business owners feel overwhelmed at the sheer amount of work to be done. These businesses may not be in a place to hire new staff members and they only need assistance during product […]
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Why Entrepreneurs Need Virtual Assistants

  • Posted by Virtual Assistants Australia
  • On July 28, 2016
We know that as a whole, Australians are an enterprising bunch. According to the Comprehensive Australian Study of Entrepreneurial Emergence, undertaken by the Australian Centre for Entrepreneurship Research at Queensland University of Technology, small businesses contribute to just under 50% of private sector industry employment and a third of private sector industry value. There are […]
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How Top Technology Trends Can Help You Improve Your Communication with Your Virtual Assistant

  • Posted by Virtual Assistants Australia
  • On July 23, 2016
Do you ever feel like technology is advancing faster than you can keep up with? If so, you aren’t the only one. Just like the latest advancement of social media communities like Snapchat or shared economy movements like Uber (though less publicly acclaimed), business-related advancements are still present, and if used correctly can hugely benefit […]
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How to Solve 3 Cross-Cultural Communication Problems

  • Posted by Virtual Assistants Australia
  • On July 11, 2016
Cross-cultural communication is something we’re good at here in Australia. Census results tell us that more than 75% of residents identify with an ancestry other than Australian, with 2% having Indigenous backgrounds, 30% born in another country and 8.5% born in non-English speaking countries. Then here are the 200 plus languages we speak, ranging from […]
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Manage your time so that your Virtual Assistant can manage theirs

  • Posted by Virtual Assistants Australia
  • On July 1, 2016
The results are in and they aren’t good. Australians are more time-starved than ever. It’s estimated that 76 percent of Australians are too busy to eat lunch at work. When it comes to sleep, the average Australian between the ages of 25 and 64 gets less than eight hours a night. As a result, we […]
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Trust Your Virtual Assistant

  • Posted by Virtual Assistants Australia
  • On June 15, 2016
The world gets smaller and smaller every day, thanks to the constant creep of technology. Yet despite our lack of digital borders, some still find it hard to trust what we cannot see, feel or touch face to face. We understand this mental barrier completely. After all, it’s the same attitude we used to have […]
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3 Signs that you need to delegate more

  • Posted by Virtual Assistants Australia
  • On June 7, 2016
You know how the saying goes – if you want something done right, do it yourself. This attitude probably served you well when getting your business to take its first, tentative steps. Now that it’s hit its stride though and you need to bring in external help, it can be an attitude that harms more […]
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6 Essential Character Traits of the Best Virtual Assistants in Australia

  • Posted by Virtual Assistants Australia
  • On May 20, 2016
I worked with a couple of virtual assistants before finally meeting Shawn. Shawn has become the most important member of my office team and I’m 100% sure that it’s because: 1) he’s never even spent a day in my office and 2) every one of his personal characteristics makes him the ideal (personal) virtual assistant. […]
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