Using Flexible Thinking to Hone Your Problem-Solving Skills as a Virtual Assistant

You may be thinking: What does flexible thinking have to do with my career as a Virtual Assistant? Flexible thinking means that you’re able to see things in different ways. You’re open to new perspectives and you’re willing to use … Continue reading

How to Make Your Virtual Assistant Services Irresistible to Potential Clients

With the number of independent contractors on the rise, there is no better time to be a Virtual Assistant. Now more than ever, entrepreneurs and independent business owners can carve out space for themselves to make a lucrative income doing … Continue reading

Ten Secrets of Successful Virtual Assistants

We always seem to want to know “the secret”—that magic solution that speeds our path to success. What’s the weight loss secret? What’s the secret ingredient to those chocolate chip cookies or the secret to getting kids to listen? What’s … Continue reading

Be a High Performing Virtual Assistant: Tips to Increase Your Productivity

Often it feels like there’s not enough time in the day to accomplish everything on your plate. Your family and work responsibilities seem to multiply right before your eyes. And it feels impossible to keep up with everything. Therefore, we … Continue reading

Create an Email Management Plan to Boost Your Productivity as a Virtual Assistant

Does the sheer volume of messages in your inbox overwhelm you or inhibit your productivity? Being a Virtual Assistant, most of your business communication is done through email. Therefore, you expect to spend a lot of time managing email. According … Continue reading

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