Lessons in business from the world’s most successful founders

Have you ever heard the saying that hindsight is 20/20? The great thing about learning from leaders who have come before us is that they can look back on their experiences in hindsight and share what worked and what didn’t so we can (hopefully) learn from their mistakes. As entrepreneurs, it’s often difficult to know […]

Charity Remote Work Webinar Series

  In an exclusive collaboration, we are teaming up with Credo Growth and running a 3 part charity webinar series. Although we are doing this for free, we ask that you make a small donation to Age UK.   Who these Webinars are chaired by Helene Smuts: Licensed personality profiler and industry leader in the […]

The Brilliant Benefits of Mentoring

Mentor: an experienced person who advises and helps somebody with less experience over a period of time (Oxford Dictionary).  For aspiring or even experienced entrepreneurs, a mentor is an invaluable source of advice, inspiration, and information. Furthermore, mentorship frequently becomes a mutually beneficial, supportive and long-lasting relationship.  Here’s how:   1.Provision of important skills, knowledge, […]

Client Testimonial: Mr Adrian Bradshaw

Mr Bradshaw’s Background Adrian Bradshaw is the founder and Managing Director of Flyer Group Media. We interviewed Adrian and asked him how AVirtual, or, perhaps more specifically his virtual assistant, Donna has made a difference in his life. Job title Founder and Managing Director of Flyer Group Media Company Information Mr Bradshaw established his company […]

Entrepreneur Advice from a successful CEO

Henry Walton founded his first successful business at the age of 22. Straight out of Kingston University, London, he secured funding and founded the now 22 year old, massively successful global volunteering company GVI – www.gvi.co.uk. Here we have shared his top entrepreneur advice tips. Just 7 years later, he had a major health scare […]

Client Profile: Dr. Jenny Molloy

Jenny Molloy is a biologist who conducts her research at the University of Cambridge.  In this article, Dr. Molloy explains how it is that A Virtual has made a difference in her very busy life. As someone who travels extensively for research and work purposes, hiring a virtual assistant is something that has made organising […]

Entrepreneur Interview: Simon Chappuzeau

Name Simon Chappuzeau. Position  Managing Director of StoryLux. History  Simon is involved in a multitude of successful businesses and organisations. His current focus is on managing his main business, StoryLux. The company is unique in its development and use of a successful strategy which focuses on optimising email marketing. He is also a board member […]

Founder Stories: Derek Notman, founder of Intrepid Wealth Partners

We had the opportunity of sitting down with Derek Notman, a Wisconsin based Entrepreneur, Financial Advisor and founder of Intrepid Wealth Partners. As is the case with AVirtual, he too offers comprehensive services in a virtual manner. We chat to him about embracing and implementing the virtual model. 1.    When did you start Intrepid […]

One on one with Beth Upton – founder of Money Tree Fundraising

We had the chance to sit down with one of our very successful clients, Beth Upton, CEO, and founder of Money Tree Fundraising – a company that works with charities to set up and grow fundraising from trusts, companies and wealthy individuals. In 2016, they were named Best Strategic/ Fundraising Consultancy by the Institute of Fundraising. This came […]

One on One with the Founder of the Energise Academy – Mark Bryant

We had the absolute privilege of sitting down with Mark Bryant, the Founder, and creator of The Energise Academy. We had an intriguing conversation with him about success, positive habits, strengths & weaknesses and general insight into what it means to be a business owner. Mark started his first business during his time at university.  […]