Top 5 Things You Wanted to Know About a Virtual Assistant: What is a Virtual Assistant
This post is the first in a series that will answer the top 5 things you have always wanted to know about virtual assistants. Many small businesses are benefiting from partnering with virtual assistants as the VA industry continues to thrive and grow. However, there are still people that do not understand or have received misinformation about virtual assistants, their fees, the benefits, and how to work with them, etc. This informative series will answer the top 5 things concerning virtual assistants. This post will address What is a Virtual Assistant?
A virtual assistant, also known as a VA, is an independent contractor that provides business support to clients from their home office. Clients may include small businesses, entrepreneurs, startups, executives and individuals. Professional virtual assistants establish their own business based upon their years of ‘corporate’ experience, education and/or sharp business savvy.
The next question in this series will answer: Is a Virtual Assistant My Employee?
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