Do you answer your telephone?

  This week whilst I was out and about I heard an¬†interesting comment. “I don’t answer my phone so I don’t know what business I am missing out on”. I realised after some research on social media groups that this is quite common as there are many people who just don’t like answering the phone.…


Use a VA for Free!

What is a Virtual Assistant and would you like to use one for a Free Trial? A virtual assistant (typically abbreviated to VA) are self-employed and provides administrative, technical, or creative (social) assistance to clients mainly from home but can work on premises for specific projects. Because virtual assistants are self-employed rather than employees, clients…


Awards – A fantastic experience

Awards So this week I attended the Rebuilding Lives Awards hosted by Spinal Injuries Association¬†as my husband was nominated for SIA Volunteer of the Year. We travelled down to Williams F1 centre in Oxfordshire to attend the awards and just a look round the museum which was amazing with the cars through the ages. My…


My Journey from Charity Worker to VA

My Story My career has changed from when I left school. When I was at school I was inspired by Juliet Bravo to join the Police Force but as the first year to undertake the new GCSE’s I didn’t quite make the cut and as I didn’t want to go to university my career path…


Why are people afraid of taking minutes?

Are you afraid of taking minutes? When a Client asks me to take minutes then I am happy to attend and make notes at the meeting and then type them up into minutes afterward. However, it is very common that when someone is asked to take minutes they just won’t do it and shy away…