This article by Forbes depicts the 10 workplace trends you can expect in 2017 and it’s no surprise that #2 is a blended workforce. More and more business owners and entrepreneurs are hiring 1099 workers to boom their business without the overhead costs and Virtual Assistants are becoming one of the higher-valued type of contractor in this new culture.
This is a great article by Inc.com, that describes 6 ways you can use a virtual assistant to boost your productivity, free yourself from day-to-day monotony and create time to be creative and focus on your enterprise. Inc.com Article
Entrepreneurs are burning themselves out and aren’t delegating tasks, thus freeing themselves from monotonous days, repetitiveness and extreme multi-tasking. Check out this article from Entrepreneur.com about how a VA can provide relief.
Does your assistant feel like a partner and do they have managerial skills and leadership within your company? This article by Jan Jones, author of The CEO’s Secret Weapon, talks about the very important relationship between an assistant and their leader.
Downtown Los Angeles, CA – Commenting on the Harvard Business Review’s guide to balancing parenting and work stress, Mackenzie Doheny, owner of the eponymous virtual executive assistant firm, notes that many of the recommendations for balancing parent and work stress can be addressed by hiring a virtual executive assistant.
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