4 Advantages of Hiring a Virtual Assistant


You may have decided you need a little extra help for your business. You spend most of your day trying to catch up. Often times you’re adding to your to do list much faster then you can cross off tasks. So what do you do?

A virtual assistant could be the perfect answer.

What are the advantages of hiring a virtual assistant?

You are not hiring a full-time employee.

No need to provide an office, a desk, a computer or other amenities. A virtual assistant works as a contractor and provides all the materials they need to work. They work remotely and communicate by phone or email.

You can utilize a virtual assistant easily based on seasons.

If you are a tax accountant you likely have a much larger workload between January and April. Perhaps you only need help during those four months. If you’re a contractor it’s likely you need help during the warm months, when you can build. There are many reasons why you may only need extra help part of the year. Hiring a contractor, like a virtual assistant, rather then a full-time or seasonal employee may be much easier on your time and business.

You free up your own time.

When you’re trying to grow a business there can often be too much to do. There are all the little tasks like social media posts, email organization, invoice sending, bookkeeping, that can take up so much of your time, keeping you from new tasks to help your business grow. Hiring extra help, like a virtual assistant, can take many of the day-to-day tasks off your to-do list for you, allowing you to free up time for all the growth tasks that get you to your big picture.

Reduces Costs

Virtual assistants are paid for either the specific task or hourly based on the time it takes for them to do a specific task. Unlike a part-time or full-time employee that works a set amount of time even if they do not have enough work to fill it. You also are not paying for benefits like you would be with a part-time or full-time employee.

Is a virtual assistant right for you? Perhaps if you’d like to see these advantages while growing your business than a virtual assistant is exactly what you need.

So you’ve decided to hire a virtual assistant. You’ll need to find the perfect virtual assistant for you. Download the Free Guide to Selecting a Great VA: Top 10 Must Ask Questions Before Hiring Your New Amazing VA.

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