A wife, mum of 2 gorgeous boys and an online business manager.
I understand and live the juggle first hand. This is the reason I started my business; to be more flexible and in control of my own time. I also get to do the same for my clients.
It’s win win!
I have been a PA or VA for more than 10 years. I love being able to support other women in growing their business dreams, relieving pressure and giving back our most important commodity…TIME.
If I am not at my laptop you can find me on my pelaton, playing at the beach with my boys or putting the world to rights in a coffee shop with my besties. Food is a big deal in our house so I pretty much live in the kitchen (cooking or ordering in) and I love gin…all the gin!
What lights me up is being able to support other mamas in business looking to find true flexibility to work around their families and all the while enjoying life.
In order to reach more women, I created Love Monday, my 6-week course offering new or aspiring VAs a kick start on their entrepreneurial journey.
Excellent communication, organization and attention to detail
A self-motivated “cheerleader” for you and/or your business…Go Team!
A personalized support package…do the work you love and delegate the rest.
Professionalism, discretion, honesty and trust in all situations
A flexible, fast and forward-thinking collaboration to embrace change and new challenges together
High quality and reliability
Work With Me
There are THREE ways to work with me!
Hire me to oversee one of my Carly Trained VAs to complete your outsourced tasks
Hire me as your OBM to manage aspects of your online business
Aspiring or New VA? Join me on my Love Monday course… where I share all with you!
I’m ready to outsource but what if I waste lots of time and money training up the wrong person?
I know what I want to delegate but I don’t know how to do this smoothly.
I have never managed a team before; this feels scary.
These may be some of the thoughts and feelings that arise when you begin considering expanding your business and outsourcing tasks.
Outsourcing CAN go really smoothly. Check out my FREE resources in the Made For You section of the website. The how to outsource well template provides you with my top tips and advice for outsourcing and can be used during your hiring process too 🙂
I have a team of VAs and between us we complete our client workload.
I currently operate a flat rate of £30ph The team and I use the time management tool: Toggl to monitor our time and provide monthly reports with our invoices.
The team currently have capacity for weekly/monthly VA tasks
If you are interested in discussing hiring a VA book a call today…
Choose Carly for your virtual assistant because she is:
Conscientious and will ensure she has completed your tasks efficiently and in a timely manner Competent in the skills needed to maintain and progress your business by using the appropriate technology Confident in helping you to run your business so you are confident that allocated assignments will be completed Caring for your business as she is a personal assistant who is virtual as well Capable of assessing your needs and working with you to make those needs a reality Certain to enhance your business in whichever field it is situated Careful to listen to you and work with you to achieve your aims Considerate in helping you to focus on your strengths and delegate your weaknesses
So Congratulations if you have chosen Carly as your virtual assistant!!
Jane Ashworth Owner of Dormers Bed & Breakfast in Sandford
“Carly is without any shadow of a doubt one of the most complete administrative professionals with whom I have had the privilege to work. She was my PA in a very busy school environment – Queen Elizabeth’s School is a large school which, when she worked with me, was undergoing a very significant period of change, including a complete rebuild of the school under a Government programme. She is 100% committed to all she does, and brings a wisdom that is way beyond her years. Relentless in her desire to learn more and to self-improvement, she undertook the Diploma in School Business Management, achieving this with flying colours despite her relative lack of experience in the financial side of school management compared to her peers. Her secretarial skills are outstanding, but it is perhaps in her interpersonal skills, dealing with a very wide range of clients and stakeholders, that she excels. During her time working for me, she had to manage some extremely sensitive and challenging situations, but she rose to every challenge in exemplary fashion.
She remains calm in the face of any such challenge, and proved herself in every way to be utterly reliable and dependable. Her integrity and honesty are without question – the nature of her work in the school was such that she was party to extremely confidential and sensitive issues, but on no occasion did I ever have the slightest hesitation in sharing every such issue openly with her. She had the absolute respect of all those with whom she came into contact, including teachers, parents and students.
I have been a school Headteacher/Principal for approximately 20 years and can honestly say that Carly would rank in the very top few people with whom I have ever worked in any capacity. She is one of those rare colleagues whom I would actively seek to recruit into any organization in which I worked. Since I left the UK to work abroad four years ago, Carly has continued to provide personal PA services for me, managing our family’s affairs in the UK with supreme efficiency, commitment, discretion and assurance.”
Andy Puttock Principal British School of Beijing, China