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Virtual Assistanc for SMEs and entrepreneurs

Build a better business with a Virtual Assistant

Entrepreneurs and SMEs often get bogged down by mundane tasks when building a successful business. Outsourcing and recruiting a virtual assistant is one of the most important hires you will make. Is work building up and you just don’t seem to be able to keep on top of it? Do you find yourself struggling to focus […]

Corporate Gifting

How to send the best Business Gifts this Christmas

We are still some way from the festive season but sending corporate gifts at Christmas time provides an ideal opportunity to recognise and acknowledge the positive relationships that strong customers and staff have on a business. Internal recognition can improve productivity and moral whilst extending it externally is a proven tool for successful client retention. […]

The Royal Ballet's The Nutcracker at the Royal Opera House

Must See Christmas Concerts and Shows for 2018

Is it still too early to mention *whispers* Christmas?  I’m not sure many of us are fans of those that whip out the Christmas tree as soon as the fireworks have faded. However there are certain occasions when forward planning is essential and this festive season London will not disappoint with a host of stellar concerts and peformances […]

Event about how a virtual assistant can help you set up your business abroad

Doing Business in Norway & Scandinavia

Do you want to export your business overseas to Norway and other Scandinavian territories? Or are you from Norway and wish to bring your business to the UK? Buy Time are proud to sponsor this event on Thursday 8th February at City Business Library – a fantastic learning and networking opportunity in partnership with A City […]

Virtual Assistant Support for Startups

Every Successful Startup Needs a Virtual Assistant

We’re all familiar with the mantra “delegation is the key to success” –  to drive your business forward you must give up all of those ‘distractions’, tasks that prevent you from dedicating your unique strengths as a business leader to higher-level activities. The secret of highly productive people isn’t in any way radical, but it […]

Father's Day Gift Ideas

Tap into Hidden Talent this Father’s Day

Obviously, we at Buy Time think the best gift for your Dad this Father’s Day is a Buy Time gift voucher – a dedicated on-demand personal assistant to help him either at work or in making the most of his free time. Gift vouchers come in any denomination of hours and a dedicated Buy Time […]

How to spend more time with the family

Buy Time this Summer

Whether you’re planning a getaway to far-flung lands this summer, holidaying at home in the UK or getting the house into shape for some home entertaining, our knowledgeable and on-demand Personal Assistants at Buy Time have limitless ideas for how to help you make the most of the good weather. Your dedicated assistant will be on hand to support […]

Travel Itinerary Planning

Destination Report – Tofino, BC

A small district on Vancouver Island, off Canada’s west coast, Tofino (or Tuff-City as it’s fondly known to locals) sprawls across the renowned beauty of Clayoquot Sound UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. An area characterised by towering trees, stunning natural scenery and wildlife – this exhilarating destination, with a year-round population of just 2000, feels like it […]

What to buy your mum this mother's day

Where to take Mum & What to send for Mother’s Day

Our PAs at Buy Time have put together a list of their favorite ways to spoil your mum this Mothering Sunday, 26th March. Just a few ideas of how to spend quality time with your mum this weekend. And for those who are sending something by post, we suggest steering clear of the boring bouquet […]

London's Top Florists

Our Pick of London’s Top Florists

With Valentine’s Day a few days away and Mother’s Day just around the corner, we thought we’d let you in on some of our favourite London florists. With so many to choose from creating fabulous show-stopping arrangements – and willing to train you up too, we ask just one thing in return – don’t send anything […]

Guide to the best operas and musical events in London

Our Guide to London’s Operas & Ballets This Festive Season

For those who feel like a bit of a song or a dance this festive season, look no further than our guide to London’s highly recommended operas and ballets. Your dedicated Buy Time assistant is ready to jump into action and make these bookings for you. Don’t have a Buy Time PA yet? Would you […]

Advice on how to throw a great christmas party

How To Throw The Best Company Christmas Party

At Buy Time, our personal assistants have been making Christmas merrier for more than a decade. We’ve worked with every budget and style of shindig and now our team have put their heads together to dish out a little advice on how to throw the best staff Christmas party and make this the most magical […]