6 Metrics to Watch When Redesigning Your Website

There comes a point in any website redesign project where you “push the button” and your changes go live to the world. (At least you hope that’s what happens and nothing breaks!) A couple Saturdays ago was that day for the […]

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3 Quick Hacks I Added to My Morning Routine

Do you have a morning routine? They’re all the rage this year, in large part due to the popular book, The Miracle Morning by Hal Elrod. (Haven’t read it yet.) From my understanding, the premise is to kickstart your day […]

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The Airplane Productivity Hack

This year I’ve discovered a “new” productivity hack, and I discovered it 35,000 feet in the air. On a couple recent flights I found myself knocking out a ton of work during what would otherwise be “wasted” travel time. I […]

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When Automation Backfires

I thought I was so smart when I set this up! And then it backfired horribly… For the last couple years on the Virtual Assistant Assistant site, I’ve had a little survey tool that people could fill out and get […]

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Should I Hire a Virtual Assistant or an Intern?

Every business reaches a point where it needs to expand. This is usually great for the business; expansion means more customers, more income, and ultimately, a more successful business model. However, it comes with its own set of challenges, one […]

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4 Specialty Outsourcing Companies You Should Know

One of the biggest trends I’m seeing in outsourcing right now is the rise of the specialty service shop. Instead of big cubicle farms offering every service under the sun, I’m seeing more and more tightly focused businesses specializing in […]

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