Virtual Assistants can be helpful in a variety of ways. A virtual assistant can help you with that Excel project you just can't seem to get done, or answer your phone so your customers always get a human. A virtual assistant can email prospective clients, follow up on sales leads, help with presentations and marketing projects, or help with ongoing daily operations and free up your time to do what you do best.
Virtual assistants can be hired on by the project or obtained for ongoing services. It can be much more cost effective to hire a virtual assistant than a full-time or part-time employee. If something in your business isn't getting done because of lack of time or desire, then consider hiring a virtual assistant and stay on top of your responsibilities.