Category Archives for "Outsourcing"

4 Signs You Need a Graphics VA

As a business owner, you’ve thought long and hard about your business’s mission, its values, and its personality.  With the right branding, you communicate what your business does and it’s intended audience. Your branding reassures customers you’re the best person for them to work with.  But if your visuals aren’t right for your business, then your […]

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Hiring a VA? Here’s 5 Questions to Ask

Frustrated? Overwhelmed? Wanting another 12 hours in your business day just so you can catch up? You need a VA, also known as a virtual assistant. Hiring a VA is a great way to take tasks off your to-do list so that your time is freed up to focus on growing your own business. Before […]

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Outsourcing industry in the UK

Running a successful business requires you to be on your toes all the time, and finding the best way of increasing performance is an essential part of making sure everything operates smoothly. Outsourcing comes into light as a natural solution, especially if you are in need of solutions, yet you are unable to provide suitable […]

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How Should Small Business Approach Outsourcing?

According to a recent study, freelancers now make up 35% of the total US workforce. The trend in the UK is pretty much the same.  And how come the numbers keep on increasing? Well, that is mainly because numerous in-house jobs are now being widely outsourced. In fact, 300,000 job positions are outsourced annually, which […]

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Are school holidays hurting your business?

I was chatting to a ‘mumpreneur’ recently and she was asking me about how to handle school holidays. Should I tell my customers I don’t answer the phone during school holidays? Click to Tweet Like so many women she was balancing building a business with taking care of her family.  She hadn’t been able to […]

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Do you give your VA your credit card details?

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Giving your VA your personal credit card details can seem like a good idea  – especially if you hired them to make your travel arrangements for you. You don’t want to wait until you are available to buy those hard to find flights​ ​What happens if you share your card details? Tucked away in the small […]

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