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Essential WordPress Plugins for Virtual Assistants

Our team at assisted.by specialise in WordPress development. This means we spend a lot of time with WordPress plugins, when we can't find what we...

5 Tips for Virtual Assistants and the School Holidays

How do I manage the School holidays and my Virtual Assistant business? So it’s that time of year again here in the UK. The school...

EU-U.S. Privacy Shield

European Commission launches EU-U.S. Privacy ShieldFinally, the European Commission launches the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield, which has gone through a lengthy process to replace Safe...

The UK Virtual Assistant Slack Team

Slack: Be less busy. The Slack tagline, it’s short and sweet but wow is it a bold statement. The incredible part….it's actually true (at least that's...

Motivation, the Who, What, Where, When, Why

What motivates you? Maybe it’s family, friends, nature, money, lifestyle? Whatever it is we all need a little help with it it now and again.The very...

Open All Hours? Setting Client Expectations

Are you open all hours?  Have you set client expectations? I have a friend who runs networking events in the evenings. He has a lovely...

MailChimp Subscriber Popup

How to help build your email list with MailChimp Subscriber Popup. We've been looking at list building, specifically subscribers to our online Virtual Assistant magazine; VA...

UK Virtual Assistant National Survey v7

The latest UK VA survey launched this week - this contains all the data you need to write a new business plan or expand...

Clare Clarke – My Journey as a VA… So Far!

I first entered the world of ‘virtual’ business support in 2010, having started employment as an administrative assistant, up to PA to an HR...

13 Easy Ways To Speed Up WordPress

WordPress is a great platform. Having said that without proper care and attention it can become quite slow. If you don’t take the right precautions,...