On this day of love, Valentine’s Day, I thought I would share with you, why I LOVE being a Virtual Assistant.
It makes sense really, as happy customers will buy from you time and time again. They will tell all their friends, colleagues and associates, about you and your product or service.
A Virtual Assistant, can deal with your customers on your behalf, saving you time and money in your business.
Have you heard of call handling? Sometimes it’s also known as call answering or even virtual reception. Do you know what it is and is it a service which could assist you, with the running of your business?
Are you spending your valuable time answering your incoming business calls? Are these calls interrupting your working day? Did you know you can outsource these calls?
Let’s start at the beginning, as this is always a great place to start! WHAT IS VOIP? VOIP stands for Voice over Internet Protocol, it basically means that you can have a geographical landline and make calls from it very cheaply over the internet. You can call anyone and anyone can call you on this number.
If you’re a small business owner like myself, did you know that the first impression you give of your business really counts, when current and potential clients call you?
Here are my top 10 tips for answering your business calls more professionally.
With Easter, just a few weeks away now and the school Easter holidays imminent, is your small business prepared for Easter?
Are you taking anytime off? Are you worried or scared about taking a well-earned break?
It all started when I was a teenager and I used to go and visit my Grandad in his office. He ran the office for the family building business to the ripe old age of 90!! The business was started by his Dad and to this day, my Dad still runs it!
Well, in a nutshell, it is when you outsource your emails to another person, for them to deal with them on your behalf! Sounds good, doesn’t it?!
Like you, I am also a small business owner and email forms, the main communication method between myself and my clients.
As a small business owner, communicating via email with your customers is very important, as it still remains one of the most used forms of communication.
Some times the number of emails we receive can be stressful and you might dread opening your inbox on a Monday morning!