WORK SMARTER NOT HARDER

WORK SMARTER NOT HARDER

The art of delegation is a life saver! Picture this: You’re a plumber. You excel at what you do and love the plumbing side of the business. What you don’t love as much is the administration processes that are vital for your plumbing business to grow and be a success: following up quotes, late invoices, […]

TOP 7 MISTAKES BUSINESS OWNERS MAKE WHEN HIRING A VA

So you’re feeling overworked and thinking you might need a VA? You’ve begun your search to find out it’s a whole new world of options out there!! Help yourself out by knowing the top 7 mistakes business owners make when hiring a VA: 1. Business owners don’t know why they need a VA. Knowing why […]

4 WAYS TO WORK WITH YOUR VA

4 WAYS TO WORK WITH YOUR VA

Congratulations! You have realised that your time is limited and best spent focused on what you need to / enjoy doing. You have entered the VA world 🙂 Let’s look at 4 ways you can work more effectively with your VA, so you can kickstart an amazing work relationship: 1. Communicate Like any working relationship […]

FINDING YOUR TARGET MARKET: WHAT BAIT ARE YOU USING?

FINDING YOUR TARGET MARKET- WHAT BAIT ARE YOU USING?

You have a big idea and you’re excited! You’ve worked out your target market and you’re ready to unleash your marketing genius to hook those clients! You begin those carefully crafted marketing strategies and wait… And wait… Still waiting… …NOTHING! *disgruntled sigh* You’re not alone! 🙂 Here are a couple tips to encourage you along […]

IS YOUR BUSINESS BECOMING YOUR BALL & CHAIN?

IS YOUR BUSINESS BECOMING YOUR BALL & CHAIN?

Every business will have periods of financial pressure. Trying to support yourself through your business before it has regular and consistent income can be a recipe for trouble. You started a business because you have a passion for either what you do or what you want it to achieve. A business is a long term […]

BUSINESS GOALS & OBJECTIVES: YOUR MAP TO WHERE YOU ARE GOING!

BUSINESS GOALS & OBJECTIVES

Wikipedia describes Business Administration as, “The performance or management of business operations and decision making, as well as the efficient organization of people and other resources, to direct activities toward common goals and objectives”. So we can see that it’s a whole lot more than just filling out paperwork! Having the right organisational and administration […]

ARE YOUR ADMINISTRATION PROCESSES HOLDING YOU BACK?

ARE YOUR ADMINISTRATION PROCESSES HOLDING YOU BACK?

You run a business you love, BUT… Scenario 1: You don’t love admin and the business back end scares you! You know enough to invoice and keep up to date with the minimum responsibilities but you prefer being face to face with your clients and working in the area of your passion. You are worried […]

WHAT IS A VA (VIRTUAL ASSISTANT) & HOW CAN ONE HELP ME?

WHAT IS A VA (VIRTUAL ASSISTANT) & HOW CAN ONE HELP ME?

So you’ve never used a VA (Virtual Assistant) before and wondering how they can help your business? All Happie Solutions’ VAs are professionals that have the administration experience and confidence to assist in PA / EA style roles. How does Happie work? You’ve decided that you need help. Maybe you are a sole business owner […]