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Stop working right now! It’s time to take a break.

When you work for yourself, it’s likely that you’re tucked up at your desk for most of the day. Running your own business, while very satisfying, can be hard sometimes – keeping up with all the tasks you’ve set, sticking to deadlines and making sure your...

GDPR – the impact on Virtual Assistants

GDPR. It’s coming and it can’t be ignored! Whether you like it or not, as a Virtual Assistant you are impacted by the changes coming into effect in May. The bad news is that you can’t bury your head in the sand – it’s not going to go away! The good news is...

The top 3 traits of a great Virtual Assistant Business Owner

So, if you’re reading this blog post you’ve probably been entertaining the idea of becoming a Virtual Assistant? I get it. The thought of being your own boss is very tempting. Just think, having the flexibility to work as many hours as you need (or want)....

Direction and customers

Let me tell you about a couple of the mistakes small business owners often make when they’re starting out (that way you can avoid them!). First big mistake: being so focused on setting up their business that they haven’t got a plan for afterwards. Ask them...

Catching up with Sarah after taking the plunge

Sarah Hall, one of our My VA Business members, talks to us about how it’s going since she took the plunge and bought a business in a box. Thank you for sharing your experience with us Sarah!

How to set up a VA business

Without a doubt setting up a VA business was one of the most rewarding things I have ever done (aside from having kids and marrying Ed, of course!) It has brought me freedom, security and helped me grow in so many ways. There is plenty of work out there...