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How to work with a virtual team across different time zones

With a remote team spread across the country, it isn’t unusual to have some of my team members starting or ending their day before or after me. This got me thinking: I’ve written and talked a lot about how to hire for a remote team and how to collaborate as a remote team, but I haven’t shared much about how we […]

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One sentence can change your business immediately!

This may be hard for you to believe, but you really don’t need to do everything in your business. Outsourcing work to a VA can scale your business in tremendous ways and help you generate income quickly. It can be a game changer in your business success. I know some of you are wondering: “how can […]

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Feedback is the key to a successful VA relationship

I love to remind the business owners that I work with to take communication with their virtual assistants (VA) very seriously and to hold themselves accountable for providing their VA with on-going feedback throughout the year. While this may seem obvious, be sure to always tell your VA what is expected of them.  It is a simple […]

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Balancing

Achieving a Healthy Work-Life Balance

Life can be unpredictable and throw you curveballs. An illness, a move, emotional issues, challenging relationships, and financial burdens can all be disruptive and stressful on both your business and personal life. How can you keep your business running smoothly when life happens? Here are some questions you can ask yourself to ensure a healthy […]

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Summer

Summer is the perfect time to learn something new

While it may be summer time for students, now is a great time for entrepreneurs and consultants to continue educating themselves and learning new things to improve or help their businesses. It’s also a great time to try something creative to keep yourself challenged. Strengthening you creative talents, can do wonders for your career and […]

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Wellness

Easy tips to improve your work day wellness

With the beautiful weather where I live, I’m finding myself doing spring cleaning in my home and in my business. While my home is getting decluttered, my business life is getting a work day wellness “clean up”. I don’t know about you, but I hunkered down in front of my computer throughout the winter months, […]

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Build your virtual dream team in 4 easy steps

If your dream is to have a business that gives you the freedom to spend uninterrupted time with your family, pursue a passion or take that trip of a lifetime, then you need a team of amazing people you can count on to take care of everything while you’re away. But, if you’re like most […]

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How to schedule a productive work day

Being a business owner means you are working for yourself and that you usually can be flexible enough to schedule your day around your most effective times.  So, if you feel like your days seem out of whack take a look to see if you are really working during the best hours for you. Is […]

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Five keys to an outstanding presentation

International speaker, author, trainer, and advisor,  Alex Theis has agreed to be a guest on the Assistant Match blog.  This month he is providing us with information to help give awesome presentations. No matter what you do for a living, there inevitably will come a time when you need to prepare a presentation. You may […]

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Short-Terms goals to take you into 2018

Goal setting is an important step in your business success. But sometimes our best intentions to accomplish a goal is met with interference, or lack of planning. Now is a great time to set attainable goals to kick start the New Year. Short-term goals can be just as important as long term goals. Accomplishing goals […]

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