Entrepreneur.com is talking about them. Employment Digest is talking about them. Tim Ferris, the productivity wizard of The 4-hour Workweek, recommends them, saying that “every facet of your life can be outsourced.” An entrepreneur can avoid hiring an extra employee by farming out administrative tasks to a virtual assistant. A admin assistant with an entreprenuerial bent can start a business working from home, choose how much business to take in, and enjoy the variety of work from multiple clients. Monster describes the career. It’s an interesting twist on telecommuting.
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