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When Your Virtual Assistant Goes MIA
Virtual Assistant

When Your Virtual Assistant Goes MIA

What would you do if someone you worked with for more than a year just disappeared?
Matt Keener
Artificial Intelligence Now Has a Voice, But Security Challenges Loom
Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence Now Has a Voice, But Security Challenges Loom

The founder of AI startup Josh.ai, who will speak at CES, shares where he thinks the field will go within 10 years.
Stephen J. Bronner
When to Hire Virtual Assistants and Outsource Help
Inspiring Your Team

When to Hire Virtual Assistants and Outsource Help

Consider which roles are suited for outsourcing, and use the right tools for hiring and managing virtual workers.
We Can't Help But Feel a Little Weirded Out by This Japanese Virtual Assistant
Virtual Assistant

We Can't Help But Feel a Little Weirded Out by This Japanese Virtual Assistant

She'll get lonely if you come home late, apparently.
The Awesome Advice We Learned From Richard Branson's Former Assistant
Make More Happen

The Awesome Advice We Learned From Richard Branson's Former Assistant

Penni Pike discusses the qualities that made the adventurous British entrepreneur a great leader (and that time she jumped out of a helicopter).
Stephen J. Bronner
5 Entrepreneurial Shoves to Push You Forward
Grow Your Business

5 Entrepreneurial Shoves to Push You Forward

Business owners often want to oversee every detail, and that's a great way to burn out. Avoid disaster by tapping resources -- and letting go when you need to.
Sherry Gray
7 Surprising Places to Find Your Next Virtual Assistant
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7 Surprising Places to Find Your Next Virtual Assistant

If your inbox has started to look like the GDP of a small country, it's time to look for help.
Sujan Patel
10 Online Careers You Can Start Today With Basically No Money
Low-Cost Business Ideas

10 Online Careers You Can Start Today With Basically No Money

Right now, somebody somewhere would hire you if they knew what you can do.
Jonathan Long
The Next Best Thing to Cloning Yourself Is Available Now
Delegation

The Next Best Thing to Cloning Yourself Is Available Now

An assistant frees you for what matters most at work and in life.
Jimi Smoot
How Hiring an Assistant Has Made Me Happier
Personal Assistant

How Hiring an Assistant Has Made Me Happier

Hiring an assistant forces you to dissect how you make recurring decisions.
Jurgen Appelo
8 Businesses for Entrepreneurs Seeking Success Working From Home
Freelancers

8 Businesses for Entrepreneurs Seeking Success Working From Home

More and more people are opting to take freelance jobs, giving them a flexible schedule and a handsome paycheck.
Toby Nwazor
Viv, Siri Creator's New AI Platform, Can Almost Think for Itself
Artificial Intelligence

Viv, Siri Creator's New AI Platform, Can Almost Think for Itself

The brainchild of Dag Kittlaus is less of a chatbot and more artificial intelligence that can think for itself.
Amazon Bolsters Voice-Based Platform Alexa With Investment in TrackR
Amazon

Amazon Bolsters Voice-Based Platform Alexa With Investment in TrackR

The partnership will allow TrackR to be capable of voice response and will also enable people to find their lost items via the Amazon Echo.