8 Ways You Can Help Small Businesses in Your Community

Next week is the BDC Small Business Week – an annual celebration of small business ownership, entrepreneurship, and innovation across Canada. This year’s event is more significant than ever before, as many small businesses continue …

3 Tips for Asking Your Employer To Work From Home Permanently

The pandemic launched the ultimate work-from-home experiment for both employees and employers, alike. For those who have never had the opportunity to work from home before, this half-year experiment has provided a unique space to …

5 Real Estate Tasks to Outsource to a Virtual Assistant During COVID-19

COVID-19 has forced many real estate agents and brokers to do their jobs remotely. This is truly an interesting and challenging concept for an industry where people require client interactions and visiting properties to perform …

The Virtual Gurus’ Commitment to Marginalized Communities

The Virtual Gurus are committed to celebrating diversity and championing for inclusivity. Our Founder and CEO, Bobbie Racette, has experienced prejudices against her and a difficult set of challenges as a female, Indigenous member of …

6 Upcoming Remote Events to Add to Your Calendar Now

COVID-19 has caused many events across Canada and the world to be cancelled or postponed until further notice. Luckily, there are still tons of events, webinars, and summits taking place online that YOU can join …

5 Friday Team Building Activities to do With Your Remote Team

Friday? Fri-YAY! Having special office rituals on Fridays is customary for many workplaces – whether is be casual Fridays, providing a catered lunch, afternoon happy hour, a shortened work day, or taking the team out …