My Climate Commitment

My Climate Commitment

As business owners we all want to reduce emissions, promote sustainability, and protect the environment.  Much can be done through minimising energy consumption, reducing waste, and making sensible travel choices.  We are all familiar with the reduce-reuse-recycle...

Have You Considered The Benefits of Mentoring?

Have You Considered The Benefits of Mentoring?

Mentoring is a relationship between two people with the goal of professional and personal development. The "mentor" is usually an experienced individual who shares knowledge, experience, and advice with a less experienced person, or "mentee." What’s the difference...

CHALLENGE:  Throw Away The Rule Book

CHALLENGE: Throw Away The Rule Book

Being the organised professional, I just love to plan with intricate precision.  Almost everything I do, I plan ahead, and I do mean everything!  I’m going share with you how I was challenged to do some of my own personal travel arranging a little differently. Road...

My Journey

My Journey

In the beginning... My journey began when I selected Secretarial Studies at school.  I learnt keyboard skills using an old fashioned typewriter, and much to my surprise won the annual award for the subject!  I didn't realise then how naturally typing and presentation...

What is a Virtual Assistant?

What is a Virtual Assistant?

So, what is a Virtual Assistant or VA? We’re not talking about the artificial intelligence type like Alexa or Siri! A Virtual Assistant is a self-employed person providing support to businesses remotely and can work for several clients at one time. Virtual Assistants...

Collaboration not Competition

Collaboration not Competition

As I enter the world of Virtual Assistants (VA), I have found the welcome to be everything the ethos says it is - ‘collaboration not competition’.  This is special industry to be part of, and I am grateful for all the support I’ve received from this strong community....

Procrastination Across the Nation!

Procrastination Across the Nation!

‘Procrastination, the art of postponing or delaying a task’.  Are you guilty?  I know I can be. Take my empire biscuits as an example – I’m no baker, but I do love eating them!  I decided to check out a recipe, it seemed reasonably simple, so I decided I would make...

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