VA - Virtual Assistants, what can your Secretary Fairy do.....
Your VA can help you with an Internet marketing campaign for your business, posting online classified ads, submitting articles to directories, sending out regular tweets and Facebook posts and monitoring and responding to questions and comments on Facebook and Twitter. Your VA also can monitor analytics and tracking on your accounts to determine what campaigns are most effective. Assistants can help you manage offline advertising such as researching publications for print ads, submitting print ads and graphics and sending news releases to the media.
Assistants may review your mail, respond to routine requests, fulfill orders and forward urgent matters to you. You can give your VA access to your email accounts so she can respond customer service questions, requests and problems. In addition, your VA can create and monitor an autoresponder for website visitors.
Assistants can manage client databases virtually. This includes adding new leads and prospective clients, updating client information and removing clients with invalid contact information.
VAs conduct and compile research for a variety of purposes. For example, your assistant can research the latest news and get details on your target audience for an upcoming marketing campaign or presentation. He also can help you research new employees and business contacts. If you use a blog or newsletter, your VA can research trending topics and compile the information you need to compose your article. Your VA also can help you research hotels, flights, rental cars and locations for a business event or personal trip.
A virtual assistant may create and format email, newsletters, blog posts or articles. You can provide the content, or your assistant can help you create the content from an outline you provide. VAs also can create business cards, flyers and brochures.