Month: January 2017

  • Selling without selling – how to talk about what you do


    Selling without selling – how to talk about what you do in normal conversation We’ve all been to one of those networking events, where you’re collared by a person who is intent on talking about their business – and nothing else. It can be incredibly frustrating, especially if you have no interest in the type […]


  • Wednesday Wisdom: Jo Soley

    Wednesday Wisdom: Jo Soley on getting clarity about your ideal client This week we are lucky to have a Jo Soley, Your Brilliant Business Angel guest blog for us on the subject of getting clear about your ideal client, something that both new and experienced Virtual Assistants often struggle with.  Jo Soley helps female heart-centred […]


  • Why do people use a VA?

    [update]  This is a blog from the VACT archive but the content is still relevant and the articles it refers to are still available to read. I came across an interesting article from The Telegraph newspaper from 2010 and it was around the topic of why people delegate.  I thought this was a great advertisement […]


  • As a VA what can we learn from top female entrepreneurs?

    With more and more women starting their own VA businesses and taking control of their own lives. Women hold the power to change our world into one that is more peaceful and harmonious. As quoted by the Dalai Lama: “The world will be saved by the western woman”. As the top female entrepreneurs have shown […]


  • Want to be happy? Stop trying to have it all!


    It’s understandable that, when you run your own business, you want to do well. Social media has also made it easy for us to gain access to the gurus and experts in our niche, the people who are ahead of us on the road we’re currently travelling. We can see how well they’re doing, what […]