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An Executive Assistant Will Be Your “Best Friend”

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You made a big commitment to be your own boss and open your own business. Why did you do it? Did it sound so glamourous: sleep in every day, make your own schedule, then sit back and watch the money roll in? Spend your life vacationing while your employees and your own executive assistant handle everything? If that’s what you had in mind, you may have gotten a big surprise. Self-motivation, hard work, and dedication will make or break your success. It’s all up to you, and it’s all in your hands. There will be stressful days and days that it looks…

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Personal Assistant for Financial Management

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Smart spending and financial management in business are some of the most important factors to being successful – from your first day to the day you retire or sell. Have you heard the saying “you have to spend money to make money?”  Well, unfortunately, it’s true. That doesn’t mean that you have to spend a lot, or get a loan, or go into debt for years. (It may, but it may not.) Here are some things that you may find will come in handy as you start your new business, grow & expand, or even in your personal life! As you read,…

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Virtual Assistance for Online Campaigns

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Newsletter campaigns are a great way to reach new customers and stay in touch with current ones! This task can be time consuming and as the business owner, you have more pressing things to do. Virtual assistance is a great way to delegate tasks like this. In the meantime, we’ve got some great tips for you! How are you going to get your newsletter opened when it is sitting in an Inbox with hundreds of other unread messages? As mentioned in the last article, sometimes the wording and tag lines that sound “cheesy” or overdone are used as frequently as…

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Hire an Assistant & Increase Your Visibility Online

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As business people, we want to be fresh and innovative. We want to find new, unique ways to reach potential clients instead of sounding like the old, boring schtik that everyone else is using and that has been around for-ever. But the truth is, some of those things have been around forever because they actually work! As much as we hate to admit it, and as cheesy as some of them seem, research has shown that our brains are wired to accept certain information in specific ways. You may need to hire an assistant to help with content creation and…

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“Do I Need a Personal Assistant?”

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Have you ever asked yourself: “Do I need a personal assistant?” If you have, then you probably already know the answer! Your business is your life. But so is your family. Do you ever feel like you are juggling too many things at once? Working long hours and missing out on quality time with the kids or your spouse? Do you just wish it were easier to coordinate your day-to-day tasks, in a way that allowed you to be stress-free at the end of the day, knowing that everything was accomplished and that all tasks were in the proper hands?…

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Increase Sales by Hiring an Assistant

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There are five main factors that influence business growth. Planning and strategy are key to the success of any business – new or established. You must monitor, brainstorm & nurture all of these factors constantly in order to maintain a successful business. It may be a good idea to hire a personal assistant or virtual assistant to help you! Leads. This is the total number of people who have had contact with your business over the past year. You can obtain leads either by calling potential clients, or they may be people who have reached out to you. You must follow…

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Hire an Executive Assistant the Smart Way

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Did you know that until we came along, there were no Executive Assistant companies in Toronto? Great news: we take all of the guess work out of the process for you! By working with us, you don’t have to hire an Executive Assistant yourself. We are not a staffing agency; all assistants are our employees. Our owner will meet with you, learn your needs as well as work style and personality, and individually pair you with the best assistant for you. You are simply charged for services provided, and we handle everything else. We completely take the guess work out…

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Startup Companies in Toronto: Resources & Recommendations

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Did you know that there are thousands of new startup companies launched in Toronto each year? We are one of them! Having launched in 2017, we are still within our first 12 months of business. There are some scary statistics out there about the rate of success (and failure), both short- term and long- term, for new companies and small businesses. The fact of the matter is: our economy relies on small businesses; our economy thrives because of small businesses. If you want to be one of the startup companies this year that make it, you need to plan ahead…

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Tax Season Is Here

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Whether this is your first year in business or you have been using an accountant for years, this is a great time of year to go over some of the rules and tips for tax filing. Many people don’t know what they are and aren’t allowed to write off, because they just let their accountants handle it. This is a very short list, but here are a few things that you may or may not know about tax write-offs: If you work out of your home and it is your only office (you don’t lease or rent or otherwise have…

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Why You Need a Personal Concierge

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Perhaps you think that you aren’t the type of person to need a Personal Assistant, let alone a Personal Concierge Assistant. You may think that these services are only for the super – wealthy, or those who are “too lazy” to just do the tasks themselves. Well, stop thinking that way! Not only can these services be very affordable, they can be life changing as well! The Personal Concierge role is designed to assist with tasks and errands not only in business, but outside of business as well. Perhaps you have your work stuff handled; maybe you already have an…

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