Virtual PA Blog - Administration Services

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]

How to Work with Your Virtual PA

June 8 2017

Congratulations you’ve finally decided that you need to outsource to a virtual PA! However, how do you know if they’ll be a suitable fit for your company? Here are a few simple questions that you can ask your potential VA to avoid wasting money on the wrong fit: 1. Strengths and weaknesses First off, you... [Read More]

Is your phone stuck to your ear?

May 4 2017

Why are you spending your valuable time answering your phone? Did you know that here at Virtual PA Co we have a team of highly trained PAs who love nothing better than answering your phone calls as if we are a member of your company. It’s quick and simple, we can even manage your diary... [Read More]

Time for change…..

October 20 2016

Such a lovely picture of the river on The Meadows in Stamford, the changing colour of the leaves as the season moves on. Maybe it is time for you to look at changing things….. We are happy to help you do that. We can answer your calls, manage your appointments, follow up on your sales... [Read More]

Can We Be a Part Of Your Story?

May 13 2016

In my time at Virtual PA Co, more than four years now, I’ve seen many client companies come, go, stay and grow. One of the things I love and know that my team enjoys is the variety of businesses that we serve, here’s the report of current categories that many of our clients fall into:... [Read More]

We Are Recruiting! Join Our Friendly Office Team In Peterborough

April 14 2016

Do you have Call Handling & Administration skills? We are looking for a strong and confident communicator. You will need to be flexible to business requirements and have the adaptability to learn new skills quickly. If you would like to apply please email services@virtualpa.co.uk or call Vicky on 01733 645007 [Read More]