AI for Virtual Assistants and Freelancers

Connie Ragen Green
14 min readAug 31
Connie Ragen Green — AI for Virtual Assistants and Freelancers

The Power of AI: Enhancing Client Service for Virtual Assistants and Freelancers

In today’s fast-paced digital world, virtual assistants, writers, and other freelancers play an important role in providing skilled services to other business owners. However, as the needs and expectations of clients increase, it’s important for these service providers to stay up to date on new tools and resources that can help them maximize their time and productivity. And yes, this includes the “new” kid on the block… Artificial Intelligence (AI). Using AI for virtual assistants and freelancers is a hot topic right now. Before going any further, let’s first define what AI is.

What is Artificial Intelligence?

According to, AI is defined as:

  • The capacity of a computer, robot, or other programmed mechanical device to perform operations and tasks analogous to learning and decision making in humans, as speech recognition or question answering.
  • A computer, robot, or other programmed mechanical device having this human-like capacity:
  • The branch of computer science involved with the design of computers or other programmed mechanical devices having the capacity to imitate human intelligence and thought.

In other words, it’s kind of like having a smart computer that can think and learn on its own.

Should Virtual Assistants, Writers, & Other Freelancers Be Worried That AI Will Replace Them?

As more and more people jump on the AI bandwagon, service providers like virtual assistants, writers, social media managers, and more, are voicing their concerns about whether their clients are going to start replacing them with AI.

Sure, it’s a legitimate concern, but AI can only do so much and there is no way it can replace human creativity or experience! It lacks a personal voice and don’t forget that it often spits out misinformation and needs to be fact-checked! So rather than wasting precious time and energy worrying about AI replacing you, you can better use that time & energy to focus on using AI to complement the services you provide!

Connie Ragen Green

Online marketing strategist, author, speaker, and publisher working with entrepreneurs on six continents.