The Worst Misconceptions About Working With VAs

It’s difficult for us to see the thoughtless and often-times brainless comments people make based on their misconceptions about working with VAs. We say thoughtless and brainless because we believe if they gave it just a bit of noodling, they’d choose to...

The Best Time to Work With a Virtual Assistant

I’m often asked the question about “how to know the best time to work with a virtual assistant.” My answer has been the same for 20+ years: If you’re asking now, the time was long ago.  That’s some real truth, right there. If you get quiet and honest with yourself...

Professionalism: Focus Solely on What it Means to You

I’ve been asked recently if VAs shouldn’t be more professional, or display greater professionalism. What a great topic that is, and I thought I’d take it on and see if I can help in how you’re thinking about it. Let’s start with what professionalism is. The simple...