Small Businesses Make Innovative Hiring Plans For Holiday Season

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On demand 'virtual assistants' provide flexibility in hiring and cope with ancillary tasks during the holiday rush.

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Business owners are loving the fact that they can now get specialized assistance for each task on an as needed basis. It’s like employing a team of people for the cost of just one.

It's that time of the year again. Business owners nationwide are gearing up for the shopping frenzy of the festive season. From online retailers to brick and mortar stores, from the David next door to the Goliath in New York, everyone is busy chalking out strategies, budgets and hiring plans. For some businesses, the festive season accounts for nearly 75% (or even more) of their annual sales volume. It's the season that can make or break the financial year for a business. Yes, it's rush hour and business owners are gearing up to meet the demand upsurge by hiring virtual personal assistants for their business.

Virtual assistants are folks with certain specialized skills such as administrative, marketing or customer service skills. They are called upon by business owners to perform tasks such as data entry, research, uploading product catalogues on websites, social media management, live chat support, etc. The charge for the service is on an hourly basis and only for the actual time taken to do the work. Each task is performed by assistants who have the right skill set and expertise for that specific task.

One such virtual business assistant that is generating interest due to the upcoming holiday season is Rent A Smile. According to Robert Daniels, the spokesperson for the company, a lot of small business owners used the virtual assistant service during the summer vacations due to employees' taking off on holidays. The indications are that Rent A Smile is going to be more busy during the holiday shopping season. The interest is from small hotels, retailers, restaurants, eBay stores, gift companies, virtually any small business that sees an uptick in demand during the festive season.

About Rent A Smile

Rent A Smile is a virtual assistant service for small and medium businesses. Our motto is to make life easier by providing dedicated and specialized assistance for business tasks. There is no contract and plans are on a month-to-month basis. Get a 7 day free trial now.

Media Contact

Mike Holland
Octagon PR
Tel: 609-228-1431
Email: mike(dot)holland(at)eoctagon(dot)com

Company Contact

Nikunj Mittal
CEO, Rent A Smile
Tel: 732 579 5773


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