If you are feeling undervalued, underpaid and unfulfilled from your corporate 9 to 5 job, have you thought about working at home as a virtual assistant?
Online virtual assistant (VA) jobs are in demand, more than ever before.
Especially after the COVID-19 pandemic.
Do you know…
- It is 3 times cheaper to hire a virtual assistant than a full-time employee.
- Working at home as a virtual assistant can make an average $4,800/month (in the US) working 30 hours a week.
- 97% of freelancers (including VAs) reported being much happier than office workers.
- FORTUNE.com predicts, after COVID-19, companies are likely to reduce middle management, project management and consultant jobs. Instead, replacing them with temporary, part-time workers like VAs.
Virtual Assistance is one growing industry that will explode over the next few years. It’s a win-win situation as it provides the flexibility for the VAs, and a cost-saving for the hiring company.
After reading this comprehensive guide on VA, you will have an in-depth understanding of the Virtual Assistant industry, and what you need to become a successful VA.
So if this is something you are searching to pivot your career, now is the perfect time to catch that wave.
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What is a Virtual Assistant?
Simply put, a virtual assistant is someone who helps business owners, bloggers with a wide range of tasks remotely. These tasks can be administrative, office, creative, technical, managerial and project-based.
Thanks to the fast internet and all things technology, this allows online virtual assistants to work without geographic boundaries.
Because most of the work is contract-based, work at home as a virtual assistant gives the flexibility of choosing who you want to work for, when you want to work, and how long you want to work for, all from the comfort of your home.