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HOW TO KEEP TRACK OF KEY DATES: NEVER MISS A DEADLINE AGAIN

HOW TO KEEP TRACK OF KEY DATES: NEVER MISS A DEADLINE AGAIN

Remember that time you forgot to put that meeting in your calendar? Or the time you told yourself you'll remember when that payment is due and then forgot and ended up paying a penalty? I know things get in the way and you'll think "I'll do it later" but later comes...

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A Day in the Life of a Virtual Assistant

A Day in the Life of a Virtual Assistant

I'm still met with blank stares when asked what I do for a job. "I'm a Virtual Assistant, or you might be more familiar with the term, Personal Assistant?" The only difference is that I work at home, I'm virtual and businesses outsource their administration tasks to...

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Using Audio Dictation in your business.

Using Audio Dictation in your business.

  I want to ask you a question. Have you ever thought about using audio dictation in your business? Did you know people speak 7 times faster than they can type? If you run your own business you will no doubt spend a lot of time typing and if you don't know your...

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10 Top tips for surviving a long haul flight

10 Top tips for surviving a long haul flight

Long haul flights are long and tiring but with some careful planning and preparation you can ensure your journey is relaxed and as stress free as possible. Having lived in Taiwan and Hong Kong I've done a lot of long haul flights so read on for my 10 top tips for...

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A reflection on my first 6 months in business.

A reflection on my first 6 months in business.

Can you believe it, Kellie Simpson Virtual Assistant is already 6 months old and I must say, I'm absolutely loving it.  I'd be lying if I said it had all been a bed of roses but there have definitely been more highs than lows. A reflection on my first six months...

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