Collaboration vs Competition part 3

If you’ve been following this Collaboration vs Competition mini series, you will have by now, caught on to my passion for supporting like-minded, hard working small business owners. It’s easy to fall into the trap of viewing people in a similar field as competition but I truly believe that if we set the fears and insecurities aside and work together, …

Collaboration vs Competition Part 2

Welcome to part 2 of this mini blog series. During this series I was delving into the concept of collaboration vs competition. If you missed the first entry, you can check it out here. To ensure you don’t miss out on future episodes complete the enquiry form at the bottom of any page on the website and state ‘Blog Posts’ …

Collaboration vs Competition

Over the last few months, conversations on Facebook seem to be surrounding the idea of collaboration. Maybe I’ve been quite naive in my thinking previously or maybe I can blame my upbringing but I started this business with the view that other Virtual Assistants or Service Based Providers were my competition. People that I had to compete against to get …

Five Apps My Virtual Assistant Business Cannot Live Without

In the interest of being completely transparent I can confirm that I have no affiliation with any of the products I am going to be talking about today… I just LOVE using these five apps for my business. I recently read an article that explained in 2011 there were approximately 150 technology based support programmes for businesses to use to …

Dear Me 2017

Dear Me in 2017, I sit here 2 years on and there are some things you really need to know. So much has changed and yet in some ways it feels as though nothing has changed. This is not going to be an easy journey but it will be worth it… When I made the decision to set up my …