How do I know if a Virtual Office is For Me?

How do I know if a Virtual Office is For Me?

Welcome back to another edition of this fine business blog!  The fact that you’re here, tells me you are a savvy minded individual looking to maximize profits and minimize expenses.  Before I get into the pro’s and con’s of having a virtual office, I want to first make sure we’re all on the same page by briefly explaining what a virtual office is. A typical business owner is a lone wolf, spending the majority of his/her time plugged into a computer, attached to a phone, and completing paperwork.  All of these things can easily be done in a home office.  However, one of the most vital aspects of business is working with clients.  The best client relation techniques is done face to face.  This is where the home office has limitations as it’s not ideal to invite clients to your home.   This is where the virtual office comes in as it allows home based business owners to appear as if they work out of a prestigious office complete with large conference rooms and a receptionist.  This allows the business owner to work from home, from a lounge chair on the beach, or really from anywhere.  The virtual office doesn’t mean the office is virtual, it actually means the business owner is virtual as they can work from anywhere.  The virtual office is a physical location where the business owner can utilize the office space when needed, such as meet with clients.   Okay, now that we have established what a virtual office is, let’s talk about the pros and cons: Pros: Appear as if you are a much...