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10 Effective Tips on Managing Virtual Assistants
10 Effective Tips on Managing Virtual Assistants
10 Effective Tips on Managing Virtual Assistants
10 Effective Tips on Managing Virtual Assistants
10 Effective Tips on Managing Virtual Assistants
10 Effective Tips on Managing Virtual Assistants
10 Effective Tips on Managing Virtual Assistants
10 Effective Tips on Managing Virtual Assistants
10 Effective Tips on Managing Virtual Assistants
10 Effective Tips on Managing Virtual Assistants
10 Effective Tips on Managing Virtual Assistants
10 Effective Tips on Managing Virtual Assistants
10 Effective Tips on Managing Virtual Assistants
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10 Effective Tips on Managing Virtual Assistants

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Outsourcing virtual assistants provides a very innovative solution to your business staffing problems. But having an offshore staff is different from working with office employees. How do you manage …

Outsourcing virtual assistants provides a very innovative solution to your business staffing problems. But having an offshore staff is different from working with office employees. How do you manage them anyway? Here are the 10 most effective tips on working with your virtual assistants.

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  • 1. EFFECTIVE TIPS ONMANAGING VIRTUAL ASSISTANTS by: Chris Ducker, business blogger
  • 2. When a business is growing, the administrative tasks that go with it grow, too. The more time abusinessman spends on these tasks, the less time he has to take care of the more important business matters. The solution? Virtual assistants. Outsourcing virtual assistants provides an important, innovative businesssolution to your staffing problems. But having an offshore staff is different fromworking with office employees. How do you manage them anyway? Here are the 10 most effective tips on working with your virtual assistants.
  • 3. Set realistic 1) expectations! Virtual assistants are not the quick fix solutions to your problems. Let them spend time getting to know yourbusiness, and they’ll be able to deliver the perfect results.
  • 4. Make the most of your 2) business time!Virtual assistants give you the luxury of time. They saveyou the trouble of having to take care of menial tasks, so you’re left with the crucial business matters.
  • 5. Consider VAs as assets 3) of your company! Home-based assistants cost 50% less than regularsolutions providers. You won’t have to bother with health insurances, office space and utilities, and allother employee expenses.
  • 6. Don’t make 4) assumptions!Give your offshore secretaries clear, distinct instructions. Don’t assume they know exactly what you want. Also, take note of possible culture diversities.
  • 7. Spend time with your 5) virtual assistants.If you think your virtual assistant has the potential but stillneeds to learn more about your business, don’t hesitate to invest time on him.
  • 8. Provide realistic time 6) tables.Don’t underestimate the work you give your assistants. Know the parameters of the tasks and set attainable deadlines for each task.
  • 9. 7) Cultivate trust! Micromanagement is a big no-no. Not only does it not promote a healthy relationship, it gives off an aura ofmistrust. This disengages your assistants from doing their jobs creatively.
  • 10. Offer compliments for 8) every job well done! Everyone needs a confidence booster every once in awhile. Give your assistants verbal compliments each timethey perform great, so they’ll be more enthusiastic on the job.
  • 11. Pay your home-based 9) assistants promptly!No matter what the business, it is always a good practicenot to delay salaries. This enables your assistants to focuson their work and not worry about their financial expenses.
  • 12. Have fun working with 10) your virtual staff! Discover how easy it is to work with home-based executive assistants! Let them help you make yourbusiness boom and, most importantly, have fun working with them!
  • 13. For more interesting infographicsand helpful tips on working with VAs, hop over to: ChrisDucker.com

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