virtual assistants: The CEO Life Hack: 4-Hour Workweeks - 05/06/22 10:56 AM
People love coming up with innovative, experimental ways of making our lives more impactful while also easier. They often refer to these tips and tricks as “life hacks”. One such life hack is the concept of a 4-hour workweek. The idea of working just 4 hours a week is not as fantastical as it sounds.
Such an arrangement can be quite possible if you’re willing to make a few key changes to your lifestyle. What are the benefits of this type of work arrangement? And how can you achieve it for yourself? Read on to find out!
What Is The Science Behind The … (0 comments)

virtual assistants: Virtual Assistant As A Real Estate ISA – 2022 Update - 04/04/22 09:43 AM
Many of the top-producing real estate teams and agents across the US and Canada have one thing in common: An amazing Real Estate ISA (inside sales agent).
Why? A Real Estate ISA Virtual Assistant can contact leads within five minutes, qualify, follow-up, and book high-quality appointments that actually show.
Watch Top Producing Realtor Wanda Smith describe the value of her MyOutDesk Virtual Assistant ISA.
“I Can’t Afford To Not Have A Virtual Assistant”
Virtual Assistant As A Real Estate ISA - 2022 Update
Real Estate ISA Work Is Time-ConsumingIt’s easy to let your lead follow-up fall by the wayside because phone work can be tedious & most agents … (0 comments)

virtual assistants: Time to upgrade your socials... - 02/24/22 08:36 AM
This probably sounds like a broken record, by now. Everyone knows that social media is an effective and inexpensive way to get your product or service in front of consumers. But it’s easy to get bogged down trying to manage it, especially as you become more successful. So let’s talk about not just why you should keep social media as a priority for your business, but how best to do so. Hint; virtual assistants are the key!
The Importance Of Your Social Media PresenceWhile it’s easy to create a social media page for your business and get some likes and followers, the … (6 comments)

virtual assistants: The Great Resignation Continues – Virtual Assistants Key To 2022 - 01/14/22 11:32 AM
We’ve talked about “The Great Resignation” mere months ago. Unfortunately (or fortunately depending on how you look at it) this mass exodus of workers is still ongoing. Record numbers of US workers were still leaving their positions in the final months of 2021.
Pressure is increasing for employers to respond appropriately, adapt, and survive during one of the most volatile periods of professionalism we’ve ever seen. Everything is “unprecedented” these days; from supply shortages to political controversy, and now the stability of our own labor force. How is your company faring during all of this?
Maybe you’re here because you seek valuable insight … (1 comments)

virtual assistants: New Lease Accounting Standards In Effect: Is Your Business Ready? - 12/27/21 04:44 AM
A lot about our lives has changed in the past couple of years. Almost every way of life and business has been affected by the continuing pandemic. Even an industry as specific as lease accounting is still going through changes, forcing companies to adapt.
It looks like 2022 will be no different, as new lease accounting standards come into play. One such example is private companies will be faced with a new standard titled “ASC 842”. This new rule began taking effect just days ago, on December 15th. Going into the new year companies will have a lot on their plate, whether … (2 comments)

virtual assistants: How To Avoid Image Copyright Issues - 10/27/21 10:51 AM
Blogging and social media are important parts of every real estate professional's marketing strategy. In fact, many of us log in dozens of hours a week—exerting tons of effort building our online presence through blog posts and other online channels.
Part of what makes a post good is using interesting and attractive photos and images to capture your readers’ attention. The easiest way to get these photos and images would be to download them off the Internet; however, this indiscriminately could have serious repercussions. So here are a few tips on how to avoid image copyright issues:
Please do not use photos … (1 comments)

virtual assistants: Don’t Get Canceled: Focus on Social Media Management - 10/19/21 12:39 PM
Most people are not good at social media management.
That may sound harsh, but it’s the truth! While managing your social media presence may not be as dramatic as conducting brain surgery, both are not for the faint of heart. The profession of a social media manager is one that requires a diverse but specific skill set to truly excel.
We at MyOutDesk understand that and apply appropriate expectations when hiring virtual assistants with a social media focus. Because there is more to it than just posting cute pictures and giving a thumbs up to someone’s comment. Don’t worry though; we’re gonna … (2 comments)

virtual assistants: Brand Marketing; With The Real Estate Dude - 10/15/21 11:35 AM
This right here is probably the most important part of any successful marketing strategy; content. I had an incredibly valuable discussion about marketing in this video interview, with Mike Cuevas. Mike is the CEO and founder of Real Estate Marketing Dude; a company he started in 2015 after moving to San Diego from Chicago. He and his team specialize in, you guessed it, marketing.
But specifically, they excel at video content marketing.
They conceptualize, script, edit and distribute video content catered to the audience of their clients. They’ve had a lot of fun making some clever videos with the intention of going viral, … (0 comments)

virtual assistants: 9 Awesome Real Estate Apps - 09/30/21 09:03 AM
There are so many Real Estate apps out there and some of them can be expensive. How do you know which ones are essential? How do you choose those that will be helpful for your business and your remote team? We’ve put together this list of free and affordable Real Estate apps to help in your research. Let's dive in!  
TrelloTrello is one of the most popular projects management tools for real estate for many reasons. It has a free version which would be adequate for most teams but for bigger teams, it has upgraded tools that can scale with any … (0 comments)

virtual assistants: Evolving Real Estate Marketing With SMS - 08/19/21 08:12 AM
What if you could reach your target audience before they even got out of bed? Start their day with your product or service already on their mind, without even lifting a finger! You can, and it’s as easy as a text message. According to a survey conducted by ReportLinker, about half of Americans(46%) say they check their phone as soon as they wake up. That statistic comes from 2017, so you can imagine it’s only gone up since then. More than half of Americans check their phone an average of 160 times a day. America is attached to their phone, so … (0 comments)

virtual assistants: (ACCELERATE BUSINESS) SALES DEVELOPMENT, INSIDE SALES + PROSPECTING - 06/25/21 12:07 PM
Inside sales and sales prospecting are essential parts of any business. These departments can be the key to your success if you know how to hire for them from the right sources.
This article is specifically about what sales development, inside sales, and prospecting are. We’ve also included a few pointers on where these roles overlap with each other and some of the success stories of people who have excelled at them.
 
SALES DEVELOPMENTDEFINITIONThe role of sales development is to find companies who may be interested in our product or service. This can be done by cold calling, emailing, sending a postcard, and … (1 comments)

virtual assistants: Quick Guide: Effective Social Media Marketing (Save Time & Resources) - 05/28/21 08:34 AM
While time is often the leading factor in how long it takes an entrepreneur to grow their business, it is also the biggest hurdle for most of them. Virtual assistants are helping to eliminate that hurdle.
 
Many entrepreneurs have mastered the unique tools of social media marketing. However, some are still learning.
 
THE FOLLOWING FIVE TIPS WILL HELP YOUR BUSINESS GROW WITH EACH PASSING DAY
1. Social media is one of the most instant, inexpensive ways to create awareness and build a presence for your company or brand on the web. There are some very basic tools to help you manage and gain an … (0 comments)

virtual assistants: [EXPLAINED] SEO Meaning + 15 Step Strategy - 04/14/21 08:40 AM
WHAT IS SEO?SEO stands for Search Engine Optimization. And it’s no exaggeration to say that it is one of the most valuable skills in marketing today. It can be a challenging and frustrating task. This is why many people have been led to believe that SEO experts are the only ones who can provide a successful solution.
It might not be easy. But, with these 15 steps you can take today, you will be able to get yourself on track for search engine rankings success!
Read on to make sure your business is on track to stay on top of these 15 steps. … (9 comments)

virtual assistants: Principles Of Marketing For Effective Lead Generation - 04/02/21 08:36 AM
Marketing is one of the most important aspects of any successful business. It can be daunting thinking about how to get your name out there, so we’ve put together this guide on the principles of marketing for lead generation.
FOCUS ON MARKETING PRINCIPLES1) VALUE PROPOSITION (VP)
Your VP should always be one sentence that describes why someone would want to purchase from you instead of your competitors. Simply asking “What’s in it for me?” will suffice and ensures that what you’re offering will meet their needs and wants as well as yours.
2) PRODUCT
Your product is what you’re selling, so make sure it’s something … (5 comments)

virtual assistants: How Joshua Smith became the top 1% Real Estate Agent - 10/14/20 11:29 AM
Joshua Smith is a realtor in Phoenix, Arizona as well as a serial entrepreneur. Voted the 30th 'Top Realtor In America' By The Wall Street Journal and a "30 Under 30" finalist for the National Realtors Association,  Joshua got in the business in 2005 by accident. He was managing a health club and wanted to start one of his own, but needed capital. Now a top 1% agent worldwide, Joshua owns and operates the #1 real estate podcast in the industry, "GSD Mode." He is co-owner of a real estate software company "Perfect Storm." He is also co-owner of many companies … (0 comments)

virtual assistants: Business Development: Ways To Delegate & Lower Overhead - 10/14/20 11:23 AM
Why is it important to think about business development?   Business development works by making and executing plans, which require money to implement. Some businesses have a lot more capital than others, enabling them to be able to execute on larger-scale projects and/or for longer periods of time. Some business plans require a lot of execution and never get anywhere, while others seem to just flow together very well. Some businesses try to take shortcuts in the planning stage (for example by copying from someone else), which often does not work out well for them.   In this article, you'll understand:
What … (1 comments)

virtual assistants: Run Business Affiliate + Influencer Marketing The Right Way - 10/01/20 02:24 PM
In this current climate, everybody is bombarded with so much advertising and so much competition.  It’s the very reason why business owners & entrepreneurs need to focus on the importance of referral marketing.
Revenue Streams through Business Affiliates, Influencers, and ReferralsIt's always really more effective when a referral comes through from someone that they know and they trust. And so, people that you know they trust and kind of fall into the categories of an affiliate or influencer.  
This webinar covers:
What is an affiliate for business? What is an influencer for business? What is a business referral? What does it mean … (0 comments)

virtual assistants: There Are Different 'Mindsets' That Exist in Your Team - 09/15/20 12:50 PM
Psychologist Carol Dweck speaks of two mindsets: The Growth Mindset and the Fixed Mindset. Carol Dweck studies human motivation. In her own words, she describes her work: “My work bridges developmental psychology, social psychology, and personality psychology, and examines the self-conceptions (or mindsets) people use to structure the self and guide their behavior. Our research looks at the origins of these mindsets, their role in motivation and self-regulation, and their impact on achievement and interpersonal processes.”  
 
 
The Basic Breakdown.
People exist in this world generally holding either The Fixed Mindset or The Growth Mindset. People with the fixed mindset operate in … (0 comments)

virtual assistants: Is Your Email Marketing Failing? Here’s How To Fix It! - 08/07/20 11:40 AM
Email marketing is one of the most powerful and cost efficient tools for generating & nurturing leads.Its non-obtrusive nature and immense flexibility gives you a lot of room to find creative ways to market to your clients. You shouldn’t underestimate the possibilities that can be created with a strong email marketing strategy. Email marketing requires attention and consistency. Leverage a MyOutDesk Marketing Virtual Assistant to implement your strategies for email and all your marketing responsibilities. Schedule your 'Grow Virtual' Strategy Session to find out how.  

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virtual assistants: “Striking Oil” – Hire, Train, Manage A Real Estate Virtual Assistant - 08/07/20 11:33 AM
Brian Icenhower is the founder of Icenhower Coaching & Consulting (ICC), and an owner of many of the largest and highest-producing real estate companies in the United States. Brian has been coaching and training real estate agents for more than 25 years. ICC is one of the largest real estate coaching companies with more than five hundred clients that include 31 of the Real Trends Top 500 list.

 
It's time to maximize your productivity: Leverage virtual assistants!
Today we talk about how virtual assistant services produce TOP real estate teams. Real estate agents who are tapping into admin, marketing, and ISA … (0 comments)

 
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Outsourcing allows us to provide service for up to 70% less than the cost of hiring full time staff in the USA - which saves our clients over $55 million dollars a year in expenses.

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