With working from home now the norm, the virtual assistant industry is in high demand. But what does a VA actually do? Whether you are looking to hire a virtual assistant, or become one yourself, this should give you some insight as to what they're all about!
What is a virtual assistant?
In a nutshell: a virtual assistant/VA assists business owners with day-to-day, backend & online tasks, remotely. Virtual assistants can handle anything from social media platforms, general admin and marketing, to CRM and business development, freeing up time, space and energy so that entrepreneurs can thrive.
To give you an idea, here are a selection of tasks a VA could assist with:
⤳ Social media management
⤳ Podcast production
⤳ Website updates
⤳ Content creation
⤳ Email management
⤳ Managing calendars & appointments
⤳ CRM & automation
⤳ Updating online courses
& so, so much more. The list is pretty endless, and many VA's specialise in particular areas.
Why do I need a Virtual Assistant?
By taking on backend-of-business duties, Virtual Assistants enable entrepreneurs and business owners to focus on their zone of genius & the needle-moving tasks of their biz.
If you are feeling like there simply aren't enough hours in the day for you to keep up with business tasks AND manage your work/life balance seamlessly, then it may be time to invest in a VA.
Wanna find out more?
Head this way to book a free consultation with Eighty Eight Co to see how a virtual assistant can support you, and get you excited about your business again!