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4 Ways to Be Accessible and In Control of Your Time
Time Management Tips

4 Ways to Be Accessible and In Control of Your Time

Technology, staff and discipline are necessary to be available while staying on top of the priorities you can't delegate.
Matt Peterson
How Important Is Siri's Personality?
Technology

How Important Is Siri's Personality?

As virtual assistant technology becomes more advanced, the next battle is over personality, or lack thereof.
3 Basics to Hire and Train a Virtual Assistant
Virtual Assistant

3 Basics to Hire and Train a Virtual Assistant

A VA is great because it's like an employee you're not legally responsible for, but you must ensure this individual knows what he or she is doing.
Adam Callinan
How to Grow Your Business With Virtual Assistants (Infographic)
Ready To Launch

How to Grow Your Business With Virtual Assistants (Infographic)

Think of a virtual assistant as a partner, rather than a 'hired gun.'
Felix Tarcomnicu
The Virtual Assistant: A Startup's Secret Weapon
Productivity

The Virtual Assistant: A Startup's Secret Weapon

Don't have the money to hire a full-time employee yet? You might want to consider the VA.
Renée Warren
Zirtual Is Coming Back, But in a Different Form
Acquisitions

Zirtual Is Coming Back, But in a Different Form

The embattled virtual assistant service was bought by Startups.co, but it remains to be seen how much of the previous business model will stick.
Nina Zipkin
Virtual Assistant Service Zirtual Abruptly Shuts Down
Failure

Virtual Assistant Service Zirtual Abruptly Shuts Down

The company surprised clients and employees Monday morning with an email announcing its closure.
Nina Zipkin
4 Ways You Can Make More Money While Working Less
Control What You Can

4 Ways You Can Make More Money While Working Less

Act as though you're "already there," by adopting the accoutrements of success, like a virtual assistant.
Geoff Woods
Triple Your Business' Efficiency by Using Virtual Assistants
Business Optimization

Triple Your Business' Efficiency by Using Virtual Assistants

These 10 steps will help your company grow, using digital outsourcing.
Andrew Cohen
Swamped? Someone Will Get That for You.
You've Arrived

Swamped? Someone Will Get That for You.

New startups run the errands you can't.
Elaine Glusac
5 Common Pitfalls to Avoid When Hiring a Virtual Assistant
Control What You Can

5 Common Pitfalls to Avoid When Hiring a Virtual Assistant

The reality is, hiring a VA isn't easy -- and it isn't a quick fix for your business's problems.
Eric Siu
Do These 3 Things Before Hiring a Virtual Assistant
Control What You Can

Do These 3 Things Before Hiring a Virtual Assistant

VAs can help you get more done, but success does not come naturally.
Brandon Turner
Microsoft's Digital Assistant Cortana Possibly Headed to Android, Apple Devices
Microsoft

Microsoft's Digital Assistant Cortana Possibly Headed to Android, Apple Devices

The tech giant is giving Cortana a boost with research from an artificial intelligence project called 'Einstein.'
Beyond Comfy Shoes and Extra Chargers: The Advanced Guide to Surviving SXSW
SXSW

Beyond Comfy Shoes and Extra Chargers: The Advanced Guide to Surviving SXSW

Darling, sit down. Someone will do that for you.
Linda Lacina