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3 Reasons Why Your Productivity Plummets After 2pm (and How To Stop It)

Have you ever woken up full of energy, ready to tackle your workload and clear out your schedule, only to stutter and fall into procrastination come 2pm? Yeah, it’s a bummer - you can be using the best apps on offer, but if your head’s not in the game then you’re not getting anything done.

This Leadership Skill Can Predict Success

Entrepreneurs and business owners are driven people who aren't scared to work hard, burn the midnight oil, and sacrifice to make their dreams a reality. They're skilled and ambitious, and frankly, they're our favorite kind of people to work with. On the other hand, entrepreneurs often share the same Achilles heel: their greatest strength has a flip side that can be their greatest vulnerability. This strength is a work ethic that doesn't quit; this vulnerability is the tendency to do it all alone.

Virtual Assistant, Elisabeth Talks Purpose and Job Love

Trusty Oak virtual assistant, Elisabeth Chin (formerly Elisabeth Kelso – very recently married!) had the opportunity to sit down with "coworkers" at her co-working space, Trailhead Boise in Boise, Idaho. If you are curious to know what motivates a member of our team to become a virtual assistant, read on!

Got Grammar? Check Out our Favorite Writing Tool

Have you ever written something and submitted or sent it, only realizing afterward that your message contained an embarrassing typo or mistake? I certainly have, and the worst times are when you can't hit edit! Whether you consider yourself a writer or you just need to send a professionally worded business email, I think I've found a tool that could help us both avoid some grammar related errors and up our writing game.

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Tools for Success

In January I shared with you “Three Ways to Say Yes to Success in Relationships”.  You’re thinking, “Ya.  Okay.  Now, how do I actually figure out what’s most important to me?”  Or, “I’m not very good at listening.”

Three Ways to Say Yes to Success in Relationships

As virtual assistants we know that building trusting relationships with clients is key to ensuring the success of our clients.  We strive to build trust through competence in our professional work and through displaying character that exudes reliability, honesty and a collaborative spirit in both our professional and personal relations.

Angel Touch Cleaning: Trusty Oak Client Case Study

A top competitor in the Colorado cleaning market  for over 17 years, Angel Touch Cleaning is a family-owned and operated business.  Corey and Natalie Nove have been the owners since 2013. Angel Touch Cleaning got its start with new home construction cleaning; now it also offers residential services and commercial construction cleaning (including window cleaning, power washing, and carpet cleaning), along with custom janitorial services.

Trusty Oak is Hiring Marketing Assistants

As we head into the holiday season, business is picking up and we are looking for new assistants to join our team!

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