First of all, let us try to define what a Virtual Assistant is. For me the simplest definition of a Virtual assistant is someone who delivers administrative support to a certain client remotely. Although the most common task of a VA is any admin jobs, there are also several tasks a VA can do namely; SEO Specialist, Technical Support, Real Estate Manager and many more.
Basically an experienced Virtual Assistant can do almost any online jobs available.
But why does this type of work exist? Is it wise to hire a Virtual Assistant? What are the advantages and disadvantages in getting a VA. I have listed 4 items that I think could give you an advantage in getting a Virtual Assistant.