The Virtual Alternative

Who is The Virtual Alternative?

Why use The Virtual Alternative?

What do we do?

Who do we work with?

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Member of the Canadian Virtual Assistant Network

Graduate of the Virtual Assistant Training Program

Virtual Assistant Code of Ethics and Conduct

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Benefits of The Virtual Alternative

What can we do for you? Here are a few examples of the services provided by a Virtual Assistant at The Virtual Alternative:

  • Administrative Assistance: word processing, transcription, invoicing 
  • Email, phone call and voice mail monitoring
  • Calendar management
  • Virtual Office Management
  • Meeting preparation
  • Customer liaison
  • Project management
  • Market research
  • Internet research
  • Mail merges, bulk mailing and blast emails
  • Preliminary bookkeeping, bank reconciliation
  • Database, mailing list management
  • Attend tender or site meetings as a proxy or minute taker

This is by no means an exhaustive list: if there's something special you need, just ask.


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VAs in the News:

"The internet and other new technologies have changed the way many of us work and the titles of our jobs. So, instead of the secretary, meet the virtual assistant."

BBC News

Our Clients Say:

"The Virtual Alternative provides extremely effective and efficient services relevant to our specific needs. Our first year has been a tremendous success, and we gratefully acknowledge the professional support of the Virtual Alternative."

M. Michelle Nadon
Managing Director

"Liz has been my right arm in my consulting practice. Liz goes beyond the normal administrative role. She takes on research projects and can take a concept and turn out a product for me. She's fast and efficient."

Janice Taylor
Business Advisor
Toronto Business Development Centre