Avoid These 10 Common Mistakes When Hiring A Virtual Assistant

So you have finally realized that you can’t do it alone. Growing your business can be daunting. It is okay to be hands-on with your business when it is starting. But once it grows, it can become overwhelming. You can’t be an accountant, customer service representative, admin assistant while running your business at the same time. A virtual assistant can help offload…

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Social Media Marketing a Quick Guide for Startup Businesses?

What is Social Media Marketing? In today’s digital transformation, having an online presence is vital for any business. You may have the best website in your industry, but if it isn’t converting for you, then your site will mean nothing. Nowadays, the best and most effective way to boost your online presence is through social media. Social media marketing makes sense if…

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On the Clock: A Pocket Guide to Timesheet Rounding

Back in the day when handling payroll was pretty much a pen-and-paper process, employers would use rounding to account for odd minutes and seconds outside the regular work schedule. Timesheet rounding helped streamline calculating wages and save chunks of time in the process. But does it still make sense today? What Is Timesheet Rounding? Under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), all…

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Facebook Advertising: Online Advertising on Facebook 2020

Facebook Ads: Online Advertising on Facebook 2020 Launched in 2004, Facebook is currently the most prominent social media channel in the world, with over 2.6 million users as of the first quarter of 2020. During the quarter, it reported that almost 3 billion people were using at least one of the company’s core products (Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram, or Messenger) monthly. Individuals often…

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Search Engine Optimization: A Quick Beginner’s Guide

Now more than ever, every business should consider including search engine optimization or SEO as part of their marketing strategy. When people search for a business or product, the first place they will go to is a search engine like Google or Yahoo. In fact, 70% of consumers research a product online before getting into a sales conversation. New searches are happening…

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Steps to a More Effective Lead Generation Process

Lead generation is not as easy as you think it is. Sixty-three percent of companies consider it as their biggest challenge. Any person or entity who shows interest in your product or service is a lead. They can come from different sources from a website visit to an online inquiry. When someone visits a website and submits their information for an offer, trial,…

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Siteground – Fast and Secure Web Hosting for Personal and Business Websites

SiteGround is a fast and secure web hosting provider founded in 2004 in Sofia, Bulgaria. They’re hosting over 2 million domains and is one of the three web hosting companies officially endorsed by WordPress.org. SiteGround has an excellent uptime (99.99%) and adequate speed (673 ms), making it a solid top 10 web host. My VA Station is hosted on Siteground. SiteGround is…

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