Virtual Assistant Services
When determining what specific virtual assistant services you will offer you need to consider what experience and expertise you have gained during your career.
Here are some popular specialty services many VAs offer that you may want to consider for your business:
- Medical Industry Services – medical transcription or insurance billing
- Real Estate Services
- Legal Administrative Services
- Insurance Industry
- Bookkeeping Services
- Web design, web software and html
- Database Creation and Management
- Grammar skills and proofreading
Academic research/typing and editing
Event and/or meeting planning
Marketing experience and press release writing, PR
Graphic design, brochure creation
Sales, customer service and excellent phone skills
These are just some of the virtual assistant services you can provide. You may have other expertise or experience unique to you and your career history that you can add to your business service offerings. Take a realistic inventory of your experience and your current level of skills in a particular specialty. If you can offer additional services you can increase your work opportunities as well as the rates you charge. The more services you offer the more valuable you can be.
Do I need Training?
Is there a specialty you would like to offer but do not feel your skill level is sufficient. Look into specific training in that industry. Your local community college may offer courses and certifications. There are also numerous internet course offerings you can take to increase your skills from home.
When determining the virtual assistant services you will offer it is important not to limit yourself. Think about what you enjoy the most and what are your greatest skills. Those are the services you want to build your business around so that you are truly building a business that you will succeed in and enjoy!