Working with lots of different types of business owners across a variety of industries, I've seen a bit of everything in the way people run their companies. From very small one man band deals, all the way to six figure earners who employ a team around them. There are things that all these businesses need… Continue reading Five Things Every Small Business Should Have
It can sometimes feel overwhelming to think of all of the content for all of the platforms all of the time! It's the one thing that my clients seem to struggle with the most.
If you read or watch any news at the moment it can feel a bit daunting. It's especially worrying if you have a small business and not know how you'd cope if you got ill. But there are some easy ways to put your mind at rest and make sure you've got a plan in… Continue reading Easy Ways to Protect Your Micro Business
If we haven't met already then this is me...I'm Karen and I've been a virtual assistant for over two years now. Before that I worked in corporate business environments as a senior level PA. I've also worked in very small businesses too where I've been one of only two employees so I know all types… Continue reading How to Work with a Virtual Assistant
There are lots of things you can do to make sure you create an Instagram feed that attracts people. The first thing to remember is why you want followers and likes, more often than not it's a vanity metric. It's only when you start looking at engagement and creating a place that a community thrives… Continue reading Make Your Instagram Posts Count
So you've got your lovely micro or small business - doing it alone or with others. You have lots of amazing ideas and plans, products or services and you are raring to go! There is one problem though, as you are working all the hours, you aren't getting the people through the doors that you… Continue reading Five Minutes to Change Your Business Visibility
You can call them what you want...your tribe, your community, your peeps or even give them a special group name (think Lady Gaga and call them all Little Monsters). Whatever you call them, at the moment they are all the rage and you are told you need to connect with them. But that is sometimes… Continue reading Finding Your People…Online Communities
The best way to make sure you are making headway is to record your small business stats regularly.
Sometimes business gets so busy that you are chasing your tail and can't get everything done. You might think that this would be a good time to get some help from a virtual assistant. Having worked with a multitude of clients in different industries with different needs, I have some tips below. Line up a… Continue reading Things to Remember When Working With a VA
Often it is easy to get your website up and running and then promptly forget about it! It's there and it is serving a purpose of driving traffic to you so there is no need to change it! But is it really working for you? About Page It's estimated that 80% of people will find… Continue reading Three Things Your About Page Should Have