How to Overcome Rejection as a Virtual Assistant

As a virtual assistant and small business owner, you must be willing to put yourself out there to get and keep clients. Rejection, unfortunately, comes with the territory. “The Pain of Social Rejection,” an article written for the American Psychological … Continue reading

How to Get Over Your Fear of Starting Your Virtual Assistant Business

What is getting in your way of starting your Virtual Assistant business? If you’re like most women, fear is the likely culprit. Is the fear of failure or not being good enough getting in your way of starting a business … Continue reading

You Can Be Successful Virtual Assistant: Let Your Fear Motivate You

“You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing which you think you cannot do.” Eleanor Roosevelt Fear is part of human nature. Historically, … Continue reading

Grow Your Virtual Assistant Business: Be a Part of a VA Community

Being a Virtual Assistant business owner means that you have a lot of freedom. You set your own hours, choose the services you provide and make decisions that work for your business and your lifestyle. However, one challenge of being … Continue reading

4 Reasons You Need to Start a Virtual Assistant Business

  Have you been exploring the idea of starting your own Virtual Assistant business? You’ve heard success stories, and you have a list of reasons for wanting to start your own VA business. But, for whatever reason, you’re worried that … Continue reading

Seven Behaviors of a Productive Virtual Assistant

  As a virtual assistant, it can be difficult to avoid distractions that hinder your productivity. It’s easy to get caught up doing household work or other activities that eat up your time and leave you scrambling to get things … Continue reading

Tips to Overcome Disappointment as a Virtual Assistant

As a virtual assistant, the expectations you have for your business are mirror those that you have for yourself. You are your business. Therefore, when things don’t work out as you anticipate, it’s hard to take. When there’s a breakdown … Continue reading

Your Mindset Determines the Success of Your Virtual Assistant Business

As you build your virtual assistant business, your mindset—your attitude about yourself and your abilities—has a tremendous effect on your success. Why? As women, we are notoriously hard on ourselves. If you believe you can’t do something, don’t have the … Continue reading

Being a Problem Solving Virtual Assistant Makes You Invaluable to Clients

Business owners and entrepreneurs hire virtual assistants because they need to focus their energy on the big picture of their business. As their business grows, they no longer have the time, desire, or expertise to complete the tasks they hire … Continue reading