Why Hiring a Virtual Assistant (VA) Will Save You


Ever thought about hiring a Virtual Assistant but unsure of how it would work out and what they can do for your business? Don’t fret! Virtual Assistants are becoming more and more popular these days with the advancement of technology and its usefulness in the business sector, both large scale and SMEs alike.

VA’s save you time.

No need to keep stressing about having less time on your hands, VA’s will give you more! By delegating the administrative tasks to them, you can focus on other parts of your business to help it grow. You need to work on the business after all, not in it. Moreover, all the extra time you have left can be spent for fun and family, something you may have been neglecting for a while.

VA’s save you money.

You should know that Virtual Assistants may come from different parts of the world! You don’t have to worry about freeing up space in your now-cramped office, or giving them one if you work from home. You don’t need to provide them with a lot of equipment too, because they usually have their own or are provided in the office they stay in. You don’t need them with you 24/7! They are there for you when you need them. Moreover, Virtual Assistants are already equipped with the skill set you may have been looking for, so you don’t need to spend a lot training them unless you prefer otherwise.

If your business is growing, and you can’t seem to have the time and energy to do anything without help anymore, then a Virtual Assistant may just be what you need.

If you’re looking to hire one we have heaps available to cater to all of your business needs. Contact us @ paul@eastwestenterprises.com.au.


In today’s business landscape, a personal online brand is necessary more than ever in the history of business and entrepreneurship. A ‘personal brand’ is just like your reputation, it is how people generally regard you and what they say about you when you’re not around.

Nowadays, it takes more than a logo and a photo to get your image established out there, you need to have a strong and consistent online presence. And that means being more active on social media. Whether it’s on your company website, blog, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc. When you have a following, you need to remember that the more you give them, the more they give back.

This is where you can use your virtual assistant to the best of their abilities, get them to be highly active on all your social media accounts and plan a business strategy on how to grow your online following.

Another thing that you need to look at is considering how numerous small businesses have decent looking websites nowadays, a great way to stand out from the rest of them is to be available as much as possible. You can get your virtual assistant to communicate with your followers on your behalf! Everything from responding to comments on your Facebook page, to uploading new products photos on Instagram, etc. It’s almost like having your social media activity on autopilot for you.

Here are a few tasks you can allocate to your virtual assistant on building your online brand:

1.      Online Research

2.      Social Media Creation & Management

3.      Email Management

4.      Blog Maintenance

If you’re looking for a social media marketer we have virtual assistants available to cater to all of your online branding needs. Contact us @ paul@eastwestenterprises.com.au or operations@eastwestenterprises.com.au.

Hiring a Virtual Assistant will save you money!

Tips-for-saving-moneyAs small business owner, you cannot always afford to hire full-time employees since that requires benefits and ongoing paychecks. That’s where outsourcing comes in. The most obvious and visible benefit relates to the cost savings that outsourcing brings about. You can get your job done at a much lower cost and at better quality as well. You don’t need to spend money on employee training. There are no agency fees as with temporary employees and you won’t pay any overtime and yet you’ll still keep your projects on schedule.

Virtual assistants will bill you for the hours they work. Your company won’t have to pay for their taxes or benefits such as sick days, vacation days or health insurance. All this saves a great deal of money for your company while still receiving valuable services to enable it to operate correctly and efficiently.

Why choose EastWest Enterprises as your offshore partner?

We specialise in high level, highly-skilled virtual assistants to work with you to build your offshore workforce.

Our team is office based in an ‘A-grade’ building in Cebu City in the Philippines. We provide their workstation complete with a computer, high speed internet and onsite IT support. The time zone is particularly compatible with Australian and New Zealand based businesses.

Whether it’s a personal assistant, graphic designer or even IT personnel, our recruitment and HR division will work with you to source the right people for your business.

If you’re thinking of starting an offshore team or an offshore business unit, we’d be happy to partner with you. For more info, check out our website:


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