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12 Reasons You Should NEVER Start A Virtual Assistant Business marketing sales Sep 09, 2018

Yes, I’m a positive and optimistic person, but I’ve learnt over the years in business that it also pays to be a realist.

While building a virtual assistant company has been one of the most rewarding things I've ever done, I’d be lying if I said it wasn’t also extremely...

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5 Things To NEVER Do In The Virtual Assistant Industry advice mindset Aug 26, 2018

You’ve done it. You’ve researched all the basic ins and outs, got a handle on the expertise you can offer, and it’s the right time in your life to make the leap to owning your very own business.

You’ve decided you want to be a Virtual Assistant! Congrats!

You’ve...

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5 Real-Life Lessons About Being A Virtual Assistant advice Aug 12, 2018

Everyone has heard the famous line Lysander uttered in Shakespeare’s play, A Midsummer Night’s Dream: “The course of true love never did run smooth”.

Well, I hate to break it to you, but the course to becoming a truly savvy virtual assistant doesn’t run smoothly...

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The Biggest Challenge With Being A Virtual Assistant And What You Can Do To Fix It finding clients Jul 29, 2018

Everything in life has pros and cons; taking your career into your own hands as a virtual assistant included.

In all my years of experience, the biggest challenge I believe you will face as a virtual assistant is finding clients

Why? You might ask.

The answer is simple. Although you might...

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How To Save Money On Setting Up A Virtual Assistant Business money Jul 15, 2018

So, you’re keen to become a virtual assistant, but I bet you're worried about the setup costs.

Don’t panic!

I’ve got some great tips to help you get started for next to nothing. 

As you’re working your way through my handy Virtual Assistant Start-Up Checklist...

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Understanding Personality Styles mindset Jul 01, 2018

Understanding your own personality style and the style of other people can lead to you being more successful in your virtual assistant business. You'll have happy clients, perform better in sales meetings and build a high performing team. I talk with Cathy Sheppard - a DiSC personality styles...

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What To Say When Someone Asks For A Discount pricing Jun 17, 2018

Ever been asked for a discount? Here's a brilliant article on what to do when a client (or potential client) asks for one.

Always be wary of those who question the price because in my experience they are often late payers, will push the boundaries, question invoices and give you the most issues.

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One Key Skill That Led To My Success upskill Jun 03, 2018

There is one key skill that has led to my success. Do you possess the same skill? Watch to find out what it is.

Have you downloaded the FREE 7 Step Guide To Setting Up A Virtual Assistant Business? Click here to access.

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How To Find Clients For Your VA Business finding clients sales May 20, 2018

Need clients for your new virtual assistant business?

Watch the video as I share my key strategy for finding clients and now have the most recommended virtual assistant company in New Zealand.

 

Without clients, you really don't have a business at all.

It can be daunting realising that you...

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How To Create Your Elevator Pitch sales May 06, 2018

Nobody likes to be sold to, so what do you say when someone asks you what you do or what your business is?

Have you perfected your elevator pitch?

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~ Jo

 

 

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