Outsourcing within the Philippines – Locations and Tradeoffs

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From the get-go, businesses like yours, outsourcing to the Philippines, must “have down cold” the “where.” That is, the location within the 7,107 islands, which make up the Philippines, where you will actually hire Filipino workers. This is a critical prerequisite for doing business in the Philippines. Philippines Rank High as Outsourcing Location Overall, the […]

Outsourcing to Philippines, Getting Work Done in Your Time Zone

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Between New York and Manila in the Philippines there is a 12 hour difference in time zones. On the west coast, there is a 15 hour difference. And for us at Onlinejobs.ph, we operate on Mountain time where there is a 14 hour difference. The business issue you and we at Onlinejobs.ph both struggle with […]

How A Real Estate Assistant Can Help You Grow Your Business

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One of the ways you can grow your real estate business is by freeing up the time you spend on mundane and administrative tasks. For many realtors, its often cost-prohibitive to hire an assistant, when salary, taxes, benefits and other expenses are included. Many realtors have capitalized on the opportunity to hire a virtual assistant […]

4 Reasons to Hire Filipino Writers – 5 Ways to Make it Happen

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Writing is a key function you should consider outsourcing to the Philippines through Onlinejobs.ph. More and more small- and medium-sized businesses are contracting major portions of their writing assignments to Filipino workers. The new trend in outsourcing is to hire Filipino writers. Four reasons outsourcing writing to Philippines is surging Essentially, there are four reasons […]

Philippines Or India? Which outsourcing destination is better?


  I wrote about the 4 reasons why the Philippines is better outsourcing destination extensively in my LinkedIn post. Now I have another reason to add to that list. This infographic was created by one of my virtual assistants in the Philippines (who is a writer by training) using free software. She pitched me the idea […]

4 Websites for Hiring Filipino Online Workers Directly


As the Philippines becomes the new India for outsourcing, many small businesses now are asking: What is the most cost-efficient and effective way to search for Filipino online workers? For years, large financial institutions, such as JPMorgan Chase and Wells Fargo, have been outsourcing to the Philippines. They valued the affordability, work ethic, and American […]

Joven’s New Life as a Filipino Virtual Assistant


Joven is like most Filipinos; defined by family. He is first and foremost a husband and father to his growing family. What makes Joven different is that he’s able to provide well for his family without leaving the country or spending most of his time away from them. Joven works from home. His life is […]

Onlinejobs.ph – Risk-Free Outsourcing For Small Business


We at Onlinejobs.ph make outsourcing risk-free. What does that mean for your business? Well, what happened to the customers of Zirtual, a Virtual Assistant (VA) company, would never happen to you. Recently, out of the blue, Zirtual shut down. As a result, its customers who were contracting with virtual assistants had their projects halted. They […]

Following Your Passion- Is it Really Worth the Cost to Run Solo?

Following Your Passion- Is it Really Worth the Cost to Run Solo?

People rarely start a business that is not within their circle of passion. After all, the popular saying goes: “Do what you love and the money will follow.” It has served as an inspiration for many individuals to go from employee to solopreneur. People embark on what they love, what they’re good at, and expect […]

Mutualism: How Filipino Virtual Assistants and Entrepreneurs Benefit Each Other

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Behind the scenes, a business nurtures more than one relationship. Creating a mutually beneficial relationship between the business and the consumer is the number one objective for most entrepreneurs, but it is the entrepreneur-staff relationship that keeps the business a well-oiled machine. Since the popularity of outsourcing, Filipino Virtual Assistants have been helping entrepreneurs simplify their […]