Virtual PA Blog


March 5 2018

IF YOU’RE GOOD AT WHAT YOU DO, COME AND JOIN US People like us understand how to ease another’s load, look after our clients and each other, by giving great service on the phone, off the phone and when needed, in person. A love of all things business, curiosity about what they do and how... [Read More]

Call answering vs call handling – it’s our difference, now make it yours

March 1 2018

For people in business, marketers ask us all – what’s your USP? As a boutique Virtual PA service, with an office-based team, scaleable systems and processes, 17 years credentials and – here it is – a commitment to highly personalised bespoke service from a small number of selected team members, we’re able, dead simply, to... [Read More]


February 16 2018

YOU CAN GET TOP DRAWER SERVICE AT AN AFFORDABLE PRICE We know that our service sounds expensive. When you get the level of client care that Virtual PA Co gives, it is natural to assume that it could be out of your price range. We don’t just answer calls, we handle them. Our clients get... [Read More]


January 30 2018

TODAY A LOVELY CUSTOMER… …came to visit us and surprised us by telling us everything you need to know about why our Virtual PA Co service is a no brainer for business. It’s always a treat when a client comes to see us, but when one turns up with a brief for some additional work and packet of... [Read More]

There’s An App For That…

October 24 2017

Well, actually no there isn’t, we don’t have a mobile app for our clients. Does that sound weird? Considering there are companies that offer an app, that allow you to check your messages throughout the day, to see who has called you. Yet, we don’t offer that service. Slightly historic you may think? It’s not... [Read More]

Why hire us when you can do it yourself?

October 2 2017

Think about it, you know how to do it, why would you ask someone else to do it for you? You don’t need that work/life balance. Why would you want to go away for a weekend, you could shut yourself in the office and catch up on what you didn’t do last week. Sounds fun... [Read More]

Why Computer Tutoring Loves Virtual PA Co

September 19 2017

As way of a potted history, my husband and I started up our own software training company 15 years ago – Computer Tutoring.  He is a natural trainer and loves meeting the clients, while I am behind the scenes ensuring everything runs smoothly.  We have enjoyed working with hundreds of clients many trainers throughout the... [Read More]

A different way to spend my day

September 11 2017

It’s always good to spend the day with your clients. When you work virtually, you build a rapport with some people that you will absolutely never meet, you have such a huge impact on their work life, but would you know them if you walked past them in the street? On Thursday I did just... [Read More]

A little bit of history…

August 21 2017

Virtual PA Co was started in 2001 because I needed the service for myself. I couldn’t afford a whole secretary on my own so I decided to share one. Now I share many with hundreds of businesses across the UK. The team at Virtual PA Co enabled my husband to quit corporate life and start... [Read More]

Airbnb? Let us sort it

July 14 2017

We’ve all heard of the world famous Airbnb, but are you aware that it’s now a long way away from its early days of renting somebody’s spare room? People are now renting their entire house, flat, eco lodge or pirate ship (I kid you not!) to the discerning traveller who is looking for a home... [Read More]