Administrative Support generally refers to the day to day office and Clerical/Executive tasks. Some of the most common functions that are expected from the administrative support staffs are:
Sorting and Filing
Photocopying and Collating
Keeping records of all the important works and transactions
Word processing and typing
Scheduling an appointment
Basically, the daily tasks that run an office are done by the Executive & Clerical support team. Virtual personal assistants are hired by a huge no: of clients for the same.