Following Your Virtual Assistant on Social Media


In our busy, technology-driven society, staying connected to family, friends, news and trends isn’t just a hobby—it has become a necessity. It’s no different in the Philippines. Social media is a mainstay for Filipinos, just as it is for Americans and others across the globe. In fact, more than 47 million people in the Philippines […]

Is it important to hire someone with a degree?


Now that you have decided to outsource your work to the Philippines, you’re probably wondering how important is it to look for college graduates. Should you hire workers who have degrees, or is this unnecessary? The brief answer: No. It’s not essential that your Filipino virtual assistant has a college degree. There are reasons why […]

When and How Often Should You Give Your Workers a Raise?

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It’s the five-word question every worker wants to ask (but is often too scared to do so) and every employer or business owner expects to hear at some point: “May I have a raise?” As the boss, you can’t necessarily blame a worker for having this desire. After all, the point of working is to […]

What I learned from the Philippines


For the past several years, I have been replacing myself in my business by outsourcing my work to the Philippines. I have also been teaching these principles to other business owners, showing them how they can live the reality of a 17-hour workweek by having Filipinos do their work for them. In my frequent communication […]

11 Mistakes People Make When Hiring Filipino Virtual Assistants

11 Mistakes People Make When Hiring Filipino Virtual Assistants

As a business owner, there’s a good chance you’ve considered outsourcing projects or even daily tasks. Or perhaps you already do outsource. Hopefully, if you do outsource, you are looking at the Philippines. This Asian nation is a haven for driven, dedicated and diligent workers eager for a long-term, full-time opportunity. People have had positive […]

How to Make Your Job Posts Attract Great Filipino Workers  

How to Make Your Job Posts Attract Great Filipino Workers is the foremost website for finding qualified, experienced Filipino workers. When it comes to finding someone to fill a need in your business, there’s no better tool. This plentiful resource contains more than 150,000 profiles and resume of Filipinos who are eager and ready to accept an offer from you to be a part […]

2016 Philippine Holidays And How To Deal With PTO


We all know that the Philippines have more holidays than most countries. Is you business ready for the holidays? We prepared this Google Calendar that you can use to keep you updated on the upcoming Philippine holidays. The ones in red are regular holidays while the ones in yellow are special non-working holidays. We will […]

How To Avoid Scam Jobs and Get A Legitimate Online Job

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One fear most people have about online work is encountering scam jobs and employers. We know this is rampant and we know most online workers have experienced this at least once or know someone who have been scammed. Many have fallen victim to this but there are ways to avoid scam jobs. You’ll know a […]

Do I Need To Take Tests To Get Hired?

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When you sign up for an jobseeker profile, you probably notice that we have a testing feature. This feature actually links to free testing services for English, DISC, and IQ testing. Once you’re done with the tests, you can send the results to and the scores can be posted on your profile. It’s […]