Do you need guidance in your small business?

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Whether you are just starting out as a small business owner or re-organizing your current business, you may need the help of a small business expert, like myself, to guide you down the correct path.

I hear from many business owners on a daily basis who just don’t have the time, the skills, or the motivation to work on some of those much-needed aspects of creating their business plan (and carrying it out).

 Let me guide you through your IDEAS, your WANTS, your NEEDS, and we can work together to bring a vision to your business.

During this 3-part online session, you will attain the guidance that will assist you in:

  • Making better business decisions regarding where and when to spend your hard-earned time and money!

  • Feeling confident enough to build your overall business goals and timelines, and reasonably carry them out.

  • Creating a manageable budget while learning how to successfully implement it into your business.

Beginning Phase –

This phase will help you figure out what your business

needs and wants might be.  It will pull out your ideas, and it will

walk you through the process of crafting your goals based

on your skill level.

Middle Phase –

This phase will assist you in creating attainable goals, and

get you thinking about your marketing plan as well as your

overall budget to reach those goals.

End Phase –

This phase will show you how to not only carry out your goals,

but it will teach you how to implement your marketing plan

while sticking to your business budget.

BONUS:  Each phase includes a downloadable PDF workbook to help you organize your thoughts, ideas, needs, and wants as you go through the 3-part session.

 

Interested???  Not sure if this is for you?
You are likely stuck in a rut, trying to figure out what tasks will bring you the most bang for your buck, right? What if you had the guided support to SHOW you how much money you can save, how much time you can save, and how much you can actually get accomplished to create an efficient and productive business?  Interested now?

If your business is exhibiting problems, or if there is a skill gap that is stopping you, or if your company has grown very quickly and you simply cannot keep up, then investing time and money into my guided support session can get you back on track, and off to a great start.

ADDED BONUS:  You will also receive my Small Business Start-Up Course, a 56-pge PDF that consists of 21 lessons, including: 

  • Learning materials

  • Links

  • How to videos

  • Presentations

  • Downloads

  • White papers

  • Resources

Here is a sneak peak of what you’ll get with the course:

  • Downloadable media kit template

  • Facebook strategies powerpoint

  • Tips for setting up your website

  • 8 rules for creating white papers

  • 5 reasons blogging is important to your business

  • Newsletter templates

My Small Business Start-Up Course  alone is worth $97.  You will get it FREE if you sign up for my guided support session.  My course is truly a golden nugget!  It’s a tool in your toolbox that can help enhance your new/existing business!  It’s a bucket FULL of information designed to create a successful, more productive business.  A FREE tool, valued at $97.

To receive my 3-part guided support session and my FREE course, all you have to do is sign up HERE.  

  • The online session is set up so you can work on your business at your own pace.
  • The online session provides an abundance of information through written instructions, examples, and workbooks to print out to follow along with as you go through the session.

  • The online session will give you the tools you need to get started and to be confident in going forward.

Upon sign-up, you will receive part 1 immediately in your Inbox. Two days later you will receive part 2. Two days after that you will receive part 3.

Be one of the first to receive this offer.  It will only be at this price for a limited time.  And remember, this session could save you THOUSANDS!!  It’s a great investment for under $200!!

ANOTHER ADDED BONUS: You will ALSO receive monthly emails filled with tips, ideas, and a list of webinars that will help improve your business and give you up-to-date business information to keep you ahead of your competition.

Sign Up HERE.  

Thank you for your interest!  You won’t be disappointed!!

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Benefits of Hiring a Virtual Assistant

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10 Benefits of Hiring a Virtual Assistant:

  • You save yourself money
  • You can use a VA part-time
  • You can use a VA on an as-needed basis
  • You make the schedule every week or month
  • You set the budget weekly or monthly
  • You delegate your business tasks to your VA
  • You can get more accomplished in a business day or week
  • You schedule certain detailed tasks for your VA
  • You improve your revenue for your business
  • You get to spend more time working on your business

 

Do you need a Virtual Assistant? 

Do you lack Time Management skills?

Do you want a larger ROI?

Don’t fall into the #1 reason people fail:  EXCUSES

  • Get around your excuses
  • We will find a way to help you out…today
  • No more excuses.
  • Get the help you need to build your business
  • Organize your business in 2015
  • Become more efficient and more productive
  • Work less and make more money

 

Some of my Clients:

  • Doctor
  • Lawyer
  • Fitness Instructor
  • Realtor / Agent
  • Motorcycle Shop Owner
  • Accountant
  • Home Party Consultant
  • Retail Shop Owner
  • Marketing Specialist
  • Home Remodeler
  • Publisher
  • Fundraiser
  • Sales Director
  • Sales Rep
  • Independent Contractor
  • Designer

 

Helping you Solve your Business Puzzle
What YOU want:

  • To decrease your work stress
  • To decrease your paperwork load
  • To get organized
  • To increase your revenue
  • To get new customers to know, like, and trust your business
  • To spend more time focusing on your business relationships
  • To save money
  • To save time
  • To work on a budget
  • To get help to accomplish your tasks

What I want:

  • To decrease your work stress
  • To decrease your paperwork load
  • To help keep you organized
  • To increase your revenue
  • To get new customers to know, like, and trust your business
  • To give you more time to focus on business relationships
  • To save you money
  • To save you time
  • To work with your budget
  • To help you accomplish your tasks
  • To deliver an EXPERIENCE to you
  • To listen to your needs and wants
  • To understand your business
  • To support your business

  

Interested in comparing costs of a VA verses an in-house employee?  Compare HERE

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Consider viewing my list of services, to see how I am be able to assist you with your business.

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Increase your website traffic!!!

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Are you a small business owner, and want to increase your website traffic?

What about trying to get your name out there?

Need to tell others about your blog or your social media pages?

…if so…then…

Be a part of the SMALL BUSINESS NEWS…and advertise on this blog!!!

Advertising rates are $50 per month, which covers the following:

1.  Two (bi-weekly) blog posts to promote your business
2.  Promotion of all your posts through social media (Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and LinkedIn)
3.  A link on the RESOURCES page
4.  Business featured on the side bar of this website

To learn more about advertising on SMALL BUSINESS NEWS, click HERE.

We would LOVE to have you be a part of SMALL BUSINESS NEWS!!!

Contact me for further details.

Elizabeth Debol
Virtual Assistant
elizabethdebol@live.com
www.BusinessVirtualServices.com

Why does a VA cost so much?

As a Virtual Assistant, I have been in contact with many small business owners and independent professionals.  I have replied to numerous “job ads” online and I network on social media sites and forums to look for clients.  And usually the very first thing I get asked is “What do you charge?”

Well, here is the thing.  I charge more than an in-house employee, yes.  I charge more than an entry-level secretary, yes.  I even charge more than an experienced administrative assistant, yes. But why?  Why do I charge so much?


I came across this article today on Entrepreneur.com:
  
3 Ways Your Start-Up Can Earn the Trust of Prospective Clients
http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/241726

Here is #3:  

3. Don’t charge low prices.

Many entrepreneurs believe that if they charge below standard pricing, they will get the business. While that does work with some decision makers, others see a red flag. Why is your pricing so low?  According to a study from McKinsey, price is not the most important consideration for buyers of B2B services. In fact, the McKinsey study found that “low prices” ranked last out of 13 brand themes that B2B companies use to market their products and services. Low prices actually had a negative correlation to B2B buyers’ perception of the B2B companies’ brand strength.

Remember to know your industry, and any perceptions in the marketplace. This will help you to better formulate your sales process, and ultimately close more deals.

I may get asked “What do you charge?” a lot, but that doesn’t necessarily mean that they want a cheap rate as the answer.  I charge what I am worth.  I charge more because I know what I am doing.  I am good at what I do.  I am an expert in my field, not just another secretary or entry-level administrative assistant.  I also use my own equipment, provide my own supplies, work in my own office, and my clients don’t have to worry about having to find things for me to do to compensate for down-time at the office, or pay me vacation time, or give me sick days off. I am available for them when they need me, on an as-needed basis, for any task they may need help with.  Yes, I charge more and most of my clients would tell you that they would prefer the higher rates, especially because they know their projects are done right and on time.  The stress that is taken off of my clients, knowing that I am always here for them, is so worth the extra money to them.
Consider reading WHAT IS A VA: http://www.businessvirtualservices.com/what-is-a-va.html

But, in the long run, most of my clients SAVE money.  Since they don’t have to take extra time out of their busy day to do mundane tasks, they now have time to network, to connect with their clients, to wear the hats only THEY can wear, and to do it well knowing their projects are taken care of by their VA.

In other words, I do earn the trust of prospective clients and keep the trust of current clients.  I provide the best service I can to anybody who can benefit from using a VA to grow their business.

Elizabeth Debol
edebol@live.com
www.BusinessVirtualServices.com