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One Place You’re Not Looking for Clients

Trying to figure out where to find your target market and whether that’s online or offline? In this video, I share an often overlooked way to connect with potential clients for your virtual assistant business. This tactic is not necessarily difficult, but it may be outside of your comfort zone. Take a look and see […]

Should you call yourself a Virtual Assistant?

In this short video, I address a very controversial topic in our industry. Should you use the term “virtual assistant” in your business name or to describe what you do? Watch the video to get my take on the subject:   Video reference notes: Narrowing down your target market Knowing what problem you solve for […]

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My Word to Guide 2015

Over the last two years, I’ve adopted the practice of choosing a word that will serve as my theme for the year to come. I love this idea so much more than making resolutions. And I’m so glad my business coach, Kelly McCausey, reminded me to share this with you. When I start thinking about […]

Best of the Best 2014

Best of the New VA Advice Blog 2014

I’d never considered writing a “best of the best” for the year type of post before. But then I saw that Kelly McCausey at SoloSmarts sent out a little challenge, asking readers to put together a top 10 list of their favorite posts from their blog for 2014. Instead of just choosing my favorites, I […]

Lets Celebrate Presents for Everyone

Celebrate with Me and Build Your Virtual Assistant Business!

Some changes are happening around here at New VA Advice and I want you to be a part of them! I’m giving myself a little Christmas gift and I want you to join me for the ride because I have gifts for you, too!   What’s going on? The website is getting a makeover! newVAadvice.com […]

Income Streams and Advice on Working from Home

This post is as continuation of the cross blog conversation that I’m having with Marya Mesa of SunCoastMomma.com. We’re talking about balancing families, our online businesses, illness and everything in between. You can read the first post here. In the last post, Marya talked about the whole work/life balance situation and how she handles that. […]

How I Manage My Work Time Around My Family Time

This post is as continuation of the cross blog conversation that I’m having with Marya Mesa of SunCoastMomma.com. We’re talking about balancing families, our online businesses, illness and everything in between. You can read the first post here. In Marya’s last post, she shared how scheduling her work in blocks of time was best suited […]

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My Struggles Getting Started Online

This post is as continuation of the cross blog conversation that I’m having with Marya Mesa of SunCoastMomma.com. We’re talking about balancing families, our online businesses, illness and everything in between. You can read the first post here. In Marya’s last post, she told us about how she started working online, a little about her […]

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A Peek into the Lives of Two Work-at-Home Moms

I’m currently in the midst of participating in Kelly McCausey’s Stretch Yourself Challenge. It’s a great, fun way to get out of your comfort zone and use content marketing to reach out in a bigger way, get the word out about what you do and how it helps people. And that’s really my goal here—to […]

How to Overcome Adversity and Start Your Virtual Assistant Business

Thinking you want to start your own virtual assistant business but things keep getting in the way? Are there constant roadblocks but something inside of you keeps telling you that this is what you really need to do? You’re not alone. I’ve been there, too. In this video, I share my personal struggles with adversity […]

Where to Find Clients Online and Offline for Your Virtual Assistant Business

I’m answering another popular inbox question today via video. Question: Where do I find clients? Watch this short video to find the answers: Video Reference Notes First tip! You must determine your services and target market before taking these steps. Online Ways to Find Clients: Your website Blog & share it Social media channels Online […]

Where to Start with Your Virtual Assistant Business

People often email me asking, “What do I do first to get started with my virtual assistant business?” To find out my top three tips, watch this short video:   Here’s what I cover in the video: Knowing your work style How to figure out your services The resources you need to make your business […]