5 Benefits of Having Virtual Assistants
I always feel that Virtual Assistants are highly beneficial to people and maybe that is why I am in this business. I so much know that so much seriously people need to utilize the benefits of having Virtual Assistants at this age of information. If you are working with Virtual Assistants means you have a dream, you want to achieve something, I have seen this in most of our customers. They are those entrepreneurs.
I kind of feel disappointed when I see people choosing to ignore having Virtual Assistants in their life. For sure, they do not realize the benefits of having them. So, through this article today, I will attempt to explain my thoughts on why I believe Virtual Assistants are important and needed by people with an entrepreneurial mindset.
First is 👉 Peace of Mind
Let’s say, you do not have access to a Virtual Assistant Team now. Whenever you come across any task, you will have to deal with it yourself. At times, you may not have the “time” for the task; at other times, you may not have the “skill”. If the task is essential and you are not able to get it done on time, you will be worried and be tensed about it.
Now imagine you have a Virtual Assistant team that is literally a powerhouse of people possessing different talents and skills. You know that whenever you have any task, any idea concerning the growth of your business, you have your VA team to help you out. You have that Peace of Mind. Compare an entrepreneur who has a team of Virtual Assistants ready at his beck and call versus an entrepreneur who doesn’t. You’ll want to be the former one, the equipped one. And given how important “peace of mind” during and after a pandemic, you might consider hiring a Virtual Assitant team, if you do not have one already.
Second is 👉 Staying Productive
When you have a Virtual Assistant, you are able to delegate tasks and free yourself for other important tasks that only you can take care of. So, your Virtual Assistant gets done many of your tasks, you get done many tasks too. At the end of the day, your productivity improves a lot. And, when you have a productive day, you feel great.
Third is 👉 Virtual Assistants Help you Grow
If you are really good at work, chances are, your platter of work is full with a long to-do task list. The time we live in, there are many opportunities out there. We start getting busy with so much to do. I, being the Founder and CEO of only one company, I have tasks almost all the time, and my growth depends on how much I get done. If I do not have my team to help me, then for sure I won’t be able to get as much done as I am able now in a day. An able team of VAs helps you grow and reach your business or professional goals faster.
Fourth is 👉 You Save Money
An ideal Virtual Assistant team consists of VAs possessing different skill-sets, all integral to a business. Skills like Website Designing, Programming, Graphics, Video Editing, Content Writing, Admin tasks, etc should be available in your VA team. If you are an entrepreneur, then from time to time you may need help with these tasks. Not having a Virtual Assistant team means that you will have to go out looking for these skills when you need them. This will cost you time, and more importantly, it will cost you more money than it would if you have a team ready and handy. Plus the reliability of having your own VA team matches nothing else. You know you’ll have the work done, you know it will cost you less, you know you can rely on your team to deliver the best.
If you hire a Personal Assistant who works out of your office, it will be 3 times costlier than having a Virtual Assistant team. Your PA will be working 8 hours a day while you get access to a Virtual Assistant team 24 hours a day. And you get different, essential skill-sets under one roof too.
Fifth is 👉 Virtual Assistants help you achieve Work-Life Balance
We all know how important our personal lives are. Family first, Work Next goes the dictum. But Work is Worship too, as they say. So, how to strike that elusive Work-Life Balance? With the help of your reliable team of Virtual Assistants, this work-life balance can be achieved. If you have your team of VAs to handle most of your tasks, you are automatically free to attend the so-very-important everyday dinner with family, or pick up your kids from school, spend time with your partner, and pursue that hobby. But if all the time you are loaded with tasks with no one to help you, then you have to compromise either with work or life. Whatever you compromise with, you will end up disappointing yourself.
I understand some of you are dubious about some remote team handling your tasks. Well, if you do not try, you might be missing out on the opportunity of making your work and life go from drab to fab. It doesn’t hurt to try and see what fits your business best.
So, what do you think now? What are your dilemmas? Let me know in the comments. Thank you!
P.S. Hi there, my name is Bikash Saha, Founder of UrbanTimer.com and the “I” is me in this article.