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71 Administrative Tasks That Can Be Outsourced to Virtual Assistants

71 Administrative Tasks That Can Be Outsourced to Distant Assistants

Administrative tasks occupy a big portion of the responsibilities at an office. They fill a critical role in day-to-day business operations. A lot of these administrative tasks that you do everyday can be outsourced with the help of a dedicated distant assistant. Distant assistants have become assets to the evolving business landscape. They work from…

The Right Time to Hire a Distant Assistant

The Right Time to Hire a Distant Assistant

When is it a good time to hire a Distant Assistant that can help you get through your daily administrative tasks?

Here are just some of the signs that it’s time to hire your very own Distant Assistant:

Business Owners Can Plan For A Cost-Effective Business Reopening With These Tips

How Business Owners Can Plan For A Cost-Effective Business Reopening

How Business Owners Can Plan For A Cost-Effective Business Reopening This article is a guest blog written by Naomi Johnson from Life-Based Business. She aims to share both practical advice and inspiration to help you adopt the life-based business mentality and change your life.  The year 2020 has been a tough year for a lot…

3 Basic Necessities to Start a Career Online

Basic Necessities to Start a Career Online

Basic Necessities to Start a Career Online With the current ongoing situation, a lot of people are hoping to find companies and businesses that hire people that can work remotely. Not only will it prevent contact with other people, there are also a lot of benefits with remote work. Yet, some of them are unprepared…

Top 5 Productivity Hacks for Remote Teams

Top 5 Productivity Hacks for Remote Teams

Top 5 Productivity Hacks for Remote Teams (Today’s guest post is from Miss Nooria Khan, who’s sharing her productivity hacks while working with your team remotely. Find out more about Nooria Khan on the Author Bio below!) Due to the pandemic, most of us have been working remotely either from home or in a safe…

Introducing the ‘Distant Assistant’ with Jaime Jay of Bottleneck

BNDA CEO Jaime Jay Talks About Distant Assistants in Outsource Accelerator Podcast

Derek Gallimore interviews Jaime Jay, founder of Bottleneck Distant Assistants. Bottleneck offers distant assistant services from the Philippines and caters to clients in the United States. Derek and Jaime introduce us to “distant assistants”, a term distinguishing virtual assistants from AIs as known in the West, especially the US. Jaime gets to discuss the company’s…

7 Facts and Myths about Online Work

7 Myths about Online Work

7 Myths about Online Work It’s amazing how our opinion about online work can change in the span of a year. Despite its popularity, many questioned its advantages in contrast to traditional jobs. Though this might be due to their lack of exposure to online work before the pandemic hit. Afterwards, they had to rely…

Jaime Jay Working Remotely

Are Future Workplaces Going to Use a Hybrid Workforce Model?

Events in 2020 have certainly flipped the tables on businesses. Having a remote workforce went from being an option to almost mandatory in just the span of months. Managers had to adjust their strategies on how to handle their teams in this “new normal”. Yet while there were growing pains and concerns at first, team…

How Bottleneck Distant Assistants Help Me Get My Life Back

How Bottleneck Distant Assistants Helped Me Get My Life Back

Hello Bottleneck and friends! My name is Bethany Michaels, Founder and CEO of Content Social Media Queen, a marketing agency located in Orange County, CA. You may recognize me from the “How to Rebuild Business from Ashes and Light a Creative Fire” video collaboration with Bottleneck. What a fun treat to join their conversations about…