The Administrative Assistants
Posted August 24, 2009on:
Virtual Assistants are highly skilled, independent professionals, working outside of traditional corporate roles and utilizing the internet and other emerging technology to customize their own work environments. Virtual Staff are usually known as secretaries, administrative assistants or executive assistants
Virtual Assistants also can provide a wider variety of services than the traditional administrative assistants, often incorporating desktop publishing, web page design, internet research, writing or other specialty skills into their available services. Because of this broad array of services, the virtual assistant is particularly valuable to small business owners, or those desiring personal assistants to help with less traditional tasks. It also allows the virtual assistant to specialize in the areas they find most interesting.
Virtual assistant is often an independent entrepreneur, they better understand the needs of the small business professional. They recognize that many small businesses are either unable or unwilling to pay the full-time costs associated with traditional administrative support. And they recognize that time is valuable and offer the assistance needed to boost the client’s own productivity by handling many of the more routine administrative tasks of the business.