Diligent, agile and passionate remote assistant services to enhance your business!
My name is Debbie and I’m a down to earth, diligent, above-and-beyond, professional Executive Virtual Assistant!
With my 30+ years of experience in both the corporate legal world and as a School Business Manager, I serve my clients as an Online Business Manager (OBM) and Executive Virtual Assistant. As an OBM, I partner with my clients as I get to know their business and understand what drives them and what is important to them. I know their WHY, their WHAT and their HOW. Their business becomes my business because we choose to work with passion and integrity, having our values and ethos aligned with each other. I can’t think of a better way to work. This is truly my happy place!
Find out more about the fun and quirky person behind DAP VA Limited, my background, my journey thus far and my passion for travel. You can also read more about the benefits of hiring me as your Executive Virtual Assistant.
To help entrepreneurs and businesses regain valuable time to focus on their clients’ needs/business development by providing high quality remote online business support/executive assistance while developing a long-lasting professional relationship my clients can rely on for years to come!
I help my clients to strategize and forecast. I help to formulate their Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and organisational structure. I draft documents so they don’t have to. I free them up from managing work and people so that my clients can focus on what they do best with their clients.
I'm extremely diligent, agile and professional which means that your business and your reputation will be further enhanced.
Why choose to work with me? Because I love what I do and this allows me to do great work!
Diary and Email Management
Scheduling appointments, organising and monitoring your inbox so that you have the assurance that all important emails are never overlooked and are easily accessible, giving you peace of mind and keeping you on track.
Booking flights, hotels and car hire so that you don’t have to spend your valuable time trawling through travel, hotel or car sites.
Creating newsletters, posters, flyers and covers etc in a professional way so that your business publicity is produced to reflect your values, mission statement and message.
Document Conversion & Reformatting
Converting pdfs to word, ppt, excel, pages, keynote, numbers, docs, sheets or slides so that you are not spending your valuable time on document production but instead can focus on the core of your business.
Keeping websites updated with relevant information as required so that your site continually reflects the current position and is always in sync with your business message.
Researching bespoke gift ideas for family, friends, staff and corporate giveaways so that you don’t have to spend hours online searching for that unique or personalised gift and are left with just one beautifully presented list to choose from.
Gathering desk based data using various online sources, questionnaires, surveys and interviews to inform and enhance your business so that you save valuable time not having to trawl through lengthy articles or surveys but instead are presented with an informative research report.
Proofing / Checking Documents
Checking documents so that your business text or documents are free from typos, grammatical errors, repetition and anomalies and are accurate and succinct.
Typing up documents and articles from audio files so that you don’t have to spend time in front of a computer typing up conversations or thoughts when you could be focusing on more important business matters.
Entering information onto databases or document platforms so that your business systems are accurately and efficiently populated.
Work with you on your business website appearance, layout and content etc so that your website is modern, slick, mobile and ranks well according to SEO, ultimately ensuring a great UX.
Helping you set up your Pinterest business profile in the correct way so that Pinterest works seemlessly to drive traffic to your website thus increasing exposure to your target audience.
Remote Event Support
An extra pair of hands to assist with event planning administration, venue research, caterers, entertainment, publicity and budgeting so that you don’t need to spread yourself thinly across many different sources. Your event planning needs will be catered for in one place – one point of contact for all your event planning and research.
Minuting Virtual Meetings
Capturing key points of online meetings and typing them up in your business house style, making certain that your meetings are accurately recorded with actions clearly highlighted to ensure efficient follow-up.
If you’d like to discuss your business needs or how you think I could support you and bespoke pricing, please book a free 20-minute consultation. Book a free consultation
Alternatively, just give me a call!
Enjoy a free coffee, movie rental or a chocolate brownie on me after booking your first assignment.
Bespoke pricing is available on request and start from £38 per hour. Please call to discuss your needs and to find out more about pricing to suit your requirements.
10 pro-bono hours offered annually to companies or individuals in need that meet specific criteria. This is on a first come first served basis so watch this space for further details.
Brilliant business resource
I've been working with Debbie for the better part of a quarter now, and this woman is an absolute powerhouse. If you're looking for an online business manager; an executive assistant who knows what she's about, you need Debbie in your business. She truly is diligent, agile, and passionate - just as she promises - and she goes above and beyond every single time. Throw in the fact that she makes you smile EVERY time you speak with her, always has an innovative solution to difficult problems, and will manage everything from pins to client agreements, and what do you have? An absolutely freaking brilliant business resource.
Professional, knows her stuff
Synne Lindén - Owner, Lindentree, Sweden
I highly recommend Debbie’s Pinterest Business service . I truly enjoy working with her, she’s lovely, professional, knows her stuff, goes beyond and more with helping you achieve your goals. I love the creation of pins She just has done for me. Thank you Debbie!
She always has a solution
Monique Mannen - Actress, Dancer, Producer, Investor and Int’l Speaker on Healthy Living, USA
To work with Debbie is filled with ease, love and power. Her standard is high and the result with Pinterest is quite amazing! She always has a solution and the right mindset and core values. For me that is crucial. My brand is now global and more visible and our journey has just begun. She is my dream VA. All categories.
Jaya Jankert - Owner, Empowered by Jaya, Sweden