Companies usually have three (3) ways of dealing with a new task:
- Hire a new employee.
- Delegate to an existing one.
- Have the owner deal with the task in question.
For small to midsize brands, the chosen solution is usually B and C.
These choices may be more practical and frugal at first, but their long-term repercussions may not be the best.
For one thing, having specialised tasks, such as graphic design, done by non-experts will likely lead to substandard output. Also, handing over a task to someone with no proper training or experience can decrease productivity and affect the dynamics of the team.
The key difference between a “solopreneur” (someone who is the only person in their business) and a business owner is a team!
Whether you hire a single Virtual Assistant or you build an entire team of virtual staff, outsourcing to remote team members can have a significant impact on your productivity and the growth of your business.
Here are some of the main duties a Graphic Designer Virtual Assistant can perform and help your business reach new heights: