Do entrepreneurs work harder?
January 17 2012
The Virtual PA Co service is engaged by employed departmental managers of big companies, but we also do work for many many entrepreneurs. For some we work so that they can go off and do more (sales, marketing, networking, business!). For others, we effectively run their business – taking calls, orders, payments, issuing and chasing invoices,... [Read More]
To recruit or not to recruit, a virtual question?
January 10 2012
Gary’s business is busy, fabulously busy but still young and whilst turnover is exceeding expectation – remarkable in these times – overheads still feel low and business margin or profitability still feels under pressure. Gary uses the Virtual PA Co service in the most optimal way, he gets what we are about in the way our founder intended. We... [Read More]
Agency worker rights – good news?
January 4 2012
For Virtual PA Co it is! For years we’ve known that for small companies and large alike, when it’s not appropriate to recruit a permanent employee, sometimes it’s equally inappropriate to recruit a temp or agency worker. The former is usually the case when business seasonality is the driver and the latter was more likely if help... [Read More]
December 14 2011
Could you do with an overflow for your calls at your busiest time of year? At busy times, the last thing you want or need is to lose important calls, after all, we’ve all hung up on an answer phone in our time or abandoned a call queue in frustration.Keeping callers waiting or making them... [Read More]