tips before hiring a VA

8 Actionable Tips Before Hiring a Virtual Assistant

  Nowadays, as a way of saving on budget and resources, businesses hire a virtual assistant (VA) or two to handle different tasks for them. Hiring VAs became popular through business process outsourcing (BPO). Businesses would hire third-party companies to set up VAs for their outsourced tasks. Then online marketplaces like FreeeUp became popular, and businesses could hire VAs without the help of BPO companies. This allowed them to manage hires more directly, and cut […]

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2019 holiday ecommerce predictions

2019 eCommerce Holiday Projections: What to Expect, How to Prepare, and Who the Winners Will Be

  What to Expect, How to Prepare, and Who the Winners Will Be The holiday shopping season is just around the corner. This year, the expectations for eCommerce holiday shopping are higher than ever before. There are a lot of factors contributing to the growth in forecasts and predictions, so we’ll dive into what to expect, how to prepare, and who will be the big winners this year. Contributing Holiday eCommerce Factors First, the continued […]

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Guide for Entrepreneurs to Outsource Anything Online

  In this day and age, there’s no reason not to outsource anything in your business. When you’re an entrepreneur, there’s always so much work to be done. The good news is you don’t have to do things alone.  You don’t have to burn yourself out trying to do a million things all at once while you grow your business. Instead, you can always turn to virtual assistants and outsource anything that’s overcrowding your plate. […]

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10 Ways to Optimize eCommerce Holiday Sales on Black Friday and Cyber Monday

  Black Friday and Cyber Monday (BFCM) combined is one of the biggest eCommerce holiday sales every year. If you’re running an online store, it may just be your most profitable weekend ever,  provided that you play your cards right. For the uninitiated, BFCM is the weekend following Thanksgiving and is traditionally when people go all out with their shopping both in brick and mortar stores and online. It kick starts the holiday season leading […]

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Freelancer Marketplace Comparison

A Freelance Marketplace Comparison: Upwork vs. Freelancer vs. FreeeUp vs. Fiverr

  Why You Need a Freelance Marketplace Comparison As a business owner, you want to hire only the best for your business. This means having a freelance marketplace comparison to go to so you can find the best freelance professionals. Have you ever wondered which freelance marketplace provides the best freelancer options? Many business owners have often wondered the same. In fact, the seeming lack of good options is part of what led the two […]

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protect website from duplicate content

How To Protect Your Website From Duplicate Content

  At one point, you might have heard or come across the term “duplicate content.” You may also have read through how it affects your ranking on search engines negatively and how it might attract certain penalties if done repeatedly. Well, while duplicate content can affect your ranking negatively, it doesn’t attract any defined penalty whatsoever. The questions, then, would be: What is Duplicate content? How does it affect your SEO? How can you solve […]

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amazon selling tips

21 Amazon Selling Tips for the 2019 Holiday Season

  There are a ton of Amazon selling tips floating around the internet. Who has time during this busiest season of the year to read, sort, and apply them all? Because you’re serious about crushing the 2019 holiday season, we’ve summarized the gist of all the great Amazon selling tips for you. By applying this shortlist, you can make this season your most profitable yet. Personal Preparation Based on the numbers, you are in a […]

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customer service SOP

4 Benefits of Creating Customer Service SOPs (with examples)

  Good customer service is critical to business success. Most business owners believe this to be true.  If you get a glimpse of their monthly budget allocation, however, you’ll be surprised to discover that it’s not getting prioritized the way it should. Customer service, like other aspects of the business, should be just as important.  You have to remember that it is the direct connection between your business and your customers. Without great customer service, […]

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philippine virtual assistants

Philippine Virtual Assistants | Skills, Rates, Working Times, & More

  One of the smartest decisions that you can make for your business is hiring Philippine virtual assistants. As many businesses have already discovered, they have several qualities that make them well-suited for online work, no matter the type or location of the business. When dealing with a global talent pool, it pays to know the qualities of this freelance segment – it makes up a large portion of the online freelance workforce. For starters, […]

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