Wednesday, February 04, 2009

10 Reasons to Partner with a Virtual Assistant

10 Reasons to Partner with a Virtual Assistant

Virtual Assistants are revolutionizing the way business is done today. They partner with you to make sure not only that you succeed, but that you operate your business in a more calm and creative way. Virtual assistants offer everything from publicity and marketing assistance, to bookkeeping and administrative tasks. They pride themselves in partnering with their clients to not only get the job done, but get the job done better than it has been done in the past.

Following are just a few of the reasons you should partner with a Virtual Assistant:

They often know what you need even before you do.

They are experienced and skilled in the areas you need the most assistance with.
They continue to learn and be the best they can be.
They will add to your bottom line because they know how.
They take over tasks you dread and therefore leave you doing what you do best, make money.
They know the latest technology, in fact, they invented most of it. (Okay, that might be an exaggeration, but we do know our technology.)
They work with you to find ways to improve your business. They see things you are too close to. They make a difference.
They are fun, yet professional.
They help you survive and thrive in this gloomy economy.

Fortunately the timing has never been better for partnering with a virtual assistant. The economy is actually fueling the Virtual Assistant Industry. Why? Mainly because businesses have had to downsize, yet still have work that needs done. Businesses appreciate the professionalism and quality of the work that Virtual Assistants do. And there’s also the fact that Virtual Assistants have been in the news now more than ever. When you consider they’ve been written about in Wall Street Journal, Readers Digest, Entrepreneur, Woman’s Day, and talked about on major news channels such as CBS News, the Today Show, etc., you can understand why more and more businesses are seeking the help of a qualified VA.

So when do you know it’s the right time for your business to hire a virtual assistant? Easy. When you’re ready to take control back of your business and start seeing it become profitable again. When you’re ready to enjoy life again and relinquish some of the duties that are taking up so much of your time. When you finally have had enough and realize you can’t do it alone.

Take charge today and partner with a virtual assistant and see what a difference they can make for your business. From marketing and sending out press releases to handling all your administrative needs, the right virtual assistant is there and ready to see you succeed.

Diana Ennen and Kelly Poelker are the co-authors of one of the leading books in the VA Industry, Virtual Assistant the Series: Become a Highly Successful, Sought After VA ( Ennen is also the President of Virtual Word Publishing, offering publicity and marketing assistance and Poelker the Founder of the Academy of Virtual Professionals. Article is free to be reprinted as long as bio remains intact.


Tuesday, February 03, 2009

Chanel handbags and designer shoes for Valentines Day

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Chanel & More Opens Shop at Malleries – Right in Time for Valentines Day

Sacramento, CA (February, 2009) What do most woman want this Valentines Day? Easy. Most women crave a luxurious designer handbag by Chanel or perhaps an equally exquisite pair of Chanel shoes. Some might prefer a Louie Vuitton fashion purse or accessories. But in these economically challenging times, is it possible to still give that perfect Valentine gift of Chanel? It is if you shop at Chanel & More, a new designer retailer located at the luxury malls at Malleries,

Chanel & More features some of the best in Chanel Fashions at truly affordable prices. How do they do it? Diane Duckett, the owner and main purchaser for the shop, searches extensively to find the best Chanel pieces and with her smart buying antics, is able to provide them to her customers at exceptionally low prices.

Duckett states, “I am very proud to be able to offer discounted Chanel handbags, designer shoes, and accessories that are all authenticated prior to listing in my store. I have been a Chanel collector for 22 years, having purchased my first designer bag at 18. I know what to look for and believe my experience is what sets us apart from other shops. Chanel is the ultimate in luxury and I believe that all women should be able to experience the joy that owning a Chanel product brings.” Chanel & More chose Malleries to place their shop because of their commitment to customers and their standard of excellence. Setting up shop in such a fine luxury mall provides repeat shoppers who come back often to get the latest in fashions. Plus, they strive to make sure that all products are authentic, something that Duckett also takes very seriously.

Chanel fashions are known for their style and timeless elegance. Stop by Chanel & More today at and get your Valentine the Gift of Chanel. Whether starting your collection or adding to an already existing one, you’ll find all you need and so much more.
Give the gift of Chanel this Valentines Day. New designer retailer, Chanel & More, opens shop at Malleries with luxury handbags and accessories at affordable prices.