Virtual Assistants are good at what they do, but they’re not as intimately involved in your work as you are. It can seem daunting to train someone to take on work you know and do so well, but there are simple ways to make it easy for you to offload tasks and get the biggest bang for your Virtual Assistant budget.
At Hands On Tap, we use teams of Virtual Assistants that work together to learn and help each business.
Here are five tips to get the most out of your Virtual Assistant [...]
This post was written by our founder and real estate investor, Jamie Turner
Investors, business owners, and real estate professionals find time more scarce than many other people. Clients are demanding, there are more communication channels, not to mention the administrative burden of managing a business. There are only so many hours in a day, and only so many tasks we can do ourselves. My Virtual Assistants have really helped improve my business and my life.
This year I started taking[...]
6 Ways To Be A More Productive Real Estate Professional
Real Estate can be incredibly fun, but also a ton of work. People like working with people that are organized, knowledgeable, and get things done. If you can't delivery what you promised on time and within budget, it get difficult to sustain your business nevermind grow it. Here are some tips to not only get good at your chosen profession, but become more productive at it at the same time.
Focus On a Niche
Do you ever look around and wonder how the heck everyone else is knocking it out of the park? They're running booming businesses, making it to the gym every day, and still have time for relaxing weekend BBQs. Well, the secret is they aren’t doing it on their own. And they didn’t have to jump through hoops to get top-notch help. They just started working with a Virtual Assistant.
Hiring a Virtual Assistant has many benefits. Here are six reasons why you'll want one on your team:
Digital marketing uses the internet and modern technologies to reach your target audience. This should make things easy, right? Unfortunately, many businesses struggle to find the actual time they need to focus on their marketing strategy. Other essential and pressing tasks often pull your attention away from marketing. Or, you may feel as if your focus on marketing is preventing you from being as productive as you could be.
If you find it a challenge keeping up with your [...]
Real estate can be a rewarding career. It can also be overwhelmingly busy and stressful. That's why we are lucky there are so many incredible virtual assistants! A real estate virtual assistant can help tackle the administrative work so you can focus on clients, and running your business.
Finding a kickass virtual assistant to join the team is like striking gold. Most people in the real estate business need a hand managing social media, updating listings, completing paperwork, [...]
Professionals in all fields will reach the point in their careers when they can only think of one phrase—help me! For real estate professionals who have their hands full, parceling out some responsibilities will free up your calendar to focus your attention on clients, generate more leads, and maybe even give you the chance to get some peaceful sleep.
Luckily, a virtual assistant answers who will help. The next questions: How will you find them and delegate work effectively?
Owning a real estate business is overwhelming. Period. Thankfully, there is help out there. Digitally-based workers can be found anywhere in the world and they are more available than ever.
Hiring a virtual assistant may be the perfect staffing solution to manage your investment property, sales or management company administrative duties. They are typically a more manageable expense than hiring a full-time staff member and are more than qualified for the job. From advertising to drawing [...]
When you’re managing properties or your own business it’s so easy to get caught up in doing all the things for all the people. You feel like you have to put your stamp on every aspect of your business and you’re left spinning your wheels and not spending time on the stuff that will move your business forward.
Instead of wasting time on the tasks that are time-consuming, yet easily outsourced, focus on those aspects of your business that need your expertise. And work with a reputable[...]
It’s that time of year again – the dreaded Valentine’s Day. Expensive meals. Overpriced flowers. The high expectations. The day that should be a celebration of love and meaningful relationships can also sometimes feel like a source of stress in our lives. And that’s why a lot of people prefer to go it alone and celebrate solo. But “going it solo” isn’t always the best plan in your business.
So, maybe the relationship you’ll want to celebrate this Valentine’s Day is the [...]