Tips to Work Effectively with Your Virtual Assistants

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Virtual assistants can help alleviate entrepreneurial stress and shave hours off of your work week. Most of the startups begin with one person, and it costs too much to hire a full-time employee. Luckily, hiring a Virtual Assistant can help relieve the stress. We have shared some examples of the tasks can be outsourced to virtual assistants in the previous blog post, and here are some tips to increase the productivity working with VAs.

Establish your workflow early

Provide concise and detailed instructions

Verify the VA understand the tasks when assigning tasks

Communicate with the right tools

Document everything

Share the records

Schedule regular one-on-one meetings

Check in on the task about 10-20% of the way in

Respect and kindness

Recognize the skills you value