Articles with the tag 'delegate to grow'

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]

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]

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]

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]

Testimonial From Matt Hill, Hither Green Oven Clean

April 14 2016

Wonderful feedback received from one of our clients. Thanks Matt!! “I have been really impressed by the service in the time that I have been working with Virtual PA Co. They have made it incredibly easy for me to delegate all of my appointment taking. The time this has saved me has been fantastic; plus... [Read More]

Positive thinking

April 5 2016

  You never really know why you have good days and bad days! Try not to focus on your problems as once one thing goes wrong, it just seems to snowball. Your emails are slow and now you have lost your work without saving it –  does that sound familiar?  Those tedious laborious jobs can... [Read More]

Precious Time

February 15 2013

There it was, lying on the mat, that little red envelope with the familiar hand writing, how lovely after all these years, amazing that we still make the effort, never take anything for granted. Such a horrible dull morning but off to The Holiday Inn for lunch with The Women in Business, you never know... [Read More]

Control Freak?

November 28 2012

Probably a master delegator in the making After 11 years of my business – Virtual PA Co – receiving the results of delegation, I think we can safely conclude that the best delegators, somewhat ironically, are the control freaks. By their own admission, control freaks find it hard to let go, hard to believe that... [Read More]

Share a secretary, free up your time!

October 15 2012

We share secretaries with busy people. We’ve done this for eleven years, we started because our founder needed a PA, couldn’t afford a whole one and decided to share one. With a business idea looming she bit the bullet and recruited three secretaries, to cover holidays, lunch hours and sickness but still give a highly... [Read More]