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Our blogs provide the latest information and research on virtual assistance support and related matters, as well as new and exciting things happening within The Administration Hub.

The Working Parent: A Day in the Life of a Virtual Assistant

Being a parent and having a career can be challenging to balance; especially with remote working due to the COVID-19 pandemic. If you can relate to this – being a working parent, then meet Rosie, The Administration Hub’s Senior Team Manager, and a working mum of two toddlers. We sat down with her to learn…

HOW TO MAKE SURE YOU HIRE THE RIGHT VIRTUAL ASSISTANT FOR YOUR BUSINESS

After you’ve taken the time to create and grow your business, deciding who you let into it can be hard. Rather than recruit during uncertain times or do everything yourself – many businesses are looking to hire freelance support, such as a virtual assistant. But how do you ensure that you get the right fit…

6 Popular Business Tools that every VA should be using

Ever since the COVID-19 pandemic started, it has become increasingly challenging to stay productive and focused. Whether managing time, clients’ expectations, work deadlines, home life, keeping healthy physically and mentally – the busyness of the day can tend to overwhelm even the most organised virtual assistant. Being awarded Best Virtual Assistants London 2021 by SME News, we at The…

Five Ways to Take Control of your Work-Life Balance

Over the past year for many of us the line between home and the workplace has become increasingly blurred. This can be disconcerting with work encroaching on your home life and your home life distracting you from work. We’ve put together our top five suggestions to restore your work life balance, helping you to adjust…

2020 In Review

As 2020 draws to a close, many of us are ready to shut the chapter on this roller coaster year! Who could have predicted all the obstacles and challenges 2020 presented us with?  When the global pandemic (COVID-19) hit, it fundamentally changed how we viewed our world. Living through 2020 has forever altered our attitudes and behaviours as consumers, employees, employers, and humans. It…

An Administration Hub Exclusive: Our remote working online course is here!

The Administration Hub is proud to announce we have created a fully accredited e-learning course on remote learning, ready to launch right now. Our online remote working course is designed to help individuals stand out from the remote working crowd, and subsequently, give employers confidence in their remote teams. Riding the Remote Working Wave The number of people working remotely for some of…

Post-COVID Redundancies, the Beginning of an Outsourcing Office Culture?

Since lockdown measures have eased, the statistics show that redundancies have soared, and job vacancies have plummeted to an all-time low since records began. These figures have not been helped by a growing trend in using remote workers and hourly professionals instead of hiring directly. It might not just be a boom in remote working…

The Importance of a Social Media Presence

With more time than ever being spent at home (and on screens!) as a result of the Covid-19 outbreak, social media has become your new BFF! As the world turns to online for a range of key help from essential work, food and medical needs, to creative projects, self-care, dining and human connection (to name…

Switching A Business Bank Account

We would recommend every new business owner opens a new bank account for their business, it makes life so much easier in the long run and keeps everything under one roof plus clean & tidy. You can use search engines to find a huge amount of information regarding the right bank for you, but it…

Who Hires A Virtual Assitant?

To understand the type of people and businesses that will hire a virtual assistant, you need to know the two overarching reasons why people hire these professionals. Some virtual assistants are hired to help a business, while others are hired to enhance the lifestyle and personal life of an individual – aptly named as business…