Virtual Assistant Archives – Heather Mac VA
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...
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...