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We sell time and help you grow your business!
Curlew Secretarial Solutions is a national multi-award-winning Virtual Assistant Service based in Brampton, North Cumbria and we provide secretarial and administrative services for our diverse range of customers. By using our services we take the onerous task of administration work off them so they can focus on the important aspects of their business and gain their time back.
Owner of the business, Gwen Backhouse has over 21 years of experience, having previously worked as a PA, Audio Typist, Receptionist and Secretary.
Curlew Secretarial Solutions has been in business for six and a half years, so is well versed in how remote working works and is fully up to date on the legal responsibilities that VA’s must adhere to.
We have a wide range of experience, but we particularly specialise in health care, education, environmental science, charity and hospitality.
We offer a wide range of services such as audio typing, correspondence, email/diary management, proofreading, copy typing, CRM, WordPress and much, much, more!
We tailor all our services around our customers and aim to work seamlessly with your business to ensure continuity of service.
If you would like to know more, do get in touch and see how we can benefit you or your business and help it grow.
Areas of expertise include audio typing, CRM systems, email management, diary management, copy typing, digital transcription, proofreading, correspondence, WordPress, database management and creation, Excel spreadsheets, event organisation, internet research, travel management, lifestyle management services, social networking and not forgetting our fantastic Christmas card service.
As a VA I am able to relieve my clients and their business from the time consuming day to day tasks they simply cannot fit in to their busy schedules. This allows them to focus on being more productive on the areas of their business that require more of their focus. With my VA services, I aim to help support and sustain an enjoyable work/life balance for my clients.
There are many benefits of outsourcing administrative jobs to a VA and I work with a flexible approach that is bespoke to suit your business. I offer:
Content Marketing Services
Travel Research and Bookings
Whether it is one hour of support once a week, or more regular day to day support, I am here to help.
If you think I can support you and your business, the first step is to contact me so that we can arrange a time that is convenient.
🖤Client care 🖤Design 🖤Copywriting
Giving you back time to have fun
Welcome to Ministry VA Ltd
Many business owners have lost the love for what they do and are buried under tasks they can’t do or don’t want to do. I help them by taking those tasks, streamlining processes, looking after their customers and being that backup person, or 2nd brain in their business.
I know how embarrassing it is when you miss an appointment or see your ideal client chose a competitor because you forgot to follow up. I know how it feels to sit and stare at a system for ages just to get a newsletter out or a blog published. But worse than I recognise that FOMO feeling of missing a night out to sit in and schedule your social media!
With my support I have seen clients physically breath easier, take weekends off, holidays! They shine due to the lack of being overwhelmed or having that space to do those ideas, those things they are amazing at! My clients get back to having fun in (and out) of the business and this leads to increased sales, better balance and business growth!
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Pocket Watch Assistant – Virtual and Personal Assistant
Hi, I am Tracey the founder of the Pocket Watch Assistant – a Virtual Assistant business based in Cumbria, The Lake District, North West, UK. I specialise in property assistance; however, I help various entrepreneurs and those in the property and construction industry nail↓
➞ Coordination of Projects and Team Members
➞ Operational Support
Over 20 years of experience has taught me how to assist businesses with back-office tasks, avoiding overwhelm and enabling them a better work-life balance. No one needs to sit behind a desk for hours on end after a busy working day.
From looking after your property services, maintenance, coordinating works schedules and tracking development budgets. To keeping you on target and holding you accountable by looking after your emails and diary.
My aim is to be the time you don’t have, using knowledge and experience taught to me over the last 20 years.
I pride myself on being able to offer an array of services to work alongside businesses, to help you become more profitable by organising and coordinating your administration to keep you on target. This enables you to concentrate on other areas of your business, or simply take some time off and avoid working all hours.
Administration and back-office tasks tend to be the area that businesses try to avoid or perhaps never quite reach the top of the to-do list and when it does reach the top of the list, it ends up encroaching into evenings and weekends. The problem is, it is also an imperative area of any business. Pocket Watch Assistant was established to assist businesses in this area.
Why hiring a Virtual Assistant will change your life and your business!
The numerous benefits are obvious, resulting in this option becoming very popular with:
- Property owners and developers
- Multiple and small business owners
- Free up your time
- No more wasted hours sat at a desk during the evenings and weekend
- I am able to offer flexible services
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