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Virtual Assistant Start-Up Checklist getting started Apr 22, 2018

When you're starting your virtual business, there are so many things to think about and it can often feel overwhelming.

I bet you know that feeling well!

I admit, even I still feel like that sometimes.

To help make it a little easier to know what you need to get sorted, I've put together a...

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3 Essential Apps tools Apr 08, 2018

A child of the ‘80s and ‘90s, I remember thinking we were at the peak of space-age developments when I got my first Nokia phone (aka the brick) in high school. There I was, furiously click, click, clicking away, texting my friends in class and feeling like I was more advanced...

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Crazy Stalker Or Follow-Up Master? sales Mar 25, 2018

In the previous post Jo shared her killer sales meeting process with you BUT it can't stop there.

Here are some stats that will shock you...

What this should remind you is the importance of resilience.  Don’t quit or give up - instead follow up and track...

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Killer Sales Meeting Process sales Mar 11, 2018

SALES...

Do you cringe at that word?

Many people do.

It might conjure thoughts of the sleazy second-hand car salesmen or you might think you're not a salesperson or haven't got it in you.

Well, I hate to break it to ya - but if you own a virtual assistant business (or any business)...

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5 Strategies To Get Past Your Self Doubt mindset Feb 25, 2018

"Doubt kills more dreams than failure ever will." - Suzy Kassem

It can be hard stepping out of your comfort zone, especially with that little voice of self-doubt saying "you can't do it" or "you're not good enough".

I know that voice all too well, but over the years I have managed to get that...

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Top 7 Tips For Becoming A High Performing Virtual Assistant upskill Feb 11, 2018

There are two types of virtual assistants.

The first type simply completes tasks allocated by their client in a reactive way.

The other prefers to work proactively. They can put themselves in their client’s shoes, think ahead on their behalf and anticipate their needs. They are one...

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Stand-Out Email Signature tools Jan 28, 2018

Having a professional email signature is a must!

I recommend using Wisestamp or Email Signature Rescue to create your email signature.

They both have templates set up that you can choose from, add your branding, add your contact details and voila!

An email signature that is professional and...

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Tips For What To Do When You Get A YES! tools Jan 14, 2018

So you got your first YES! Time to celebrate!!

So why doesn't that feeling last?

Did you know that most people feel instant dread once they land their first client?

Oh no, now I have to actually deliver on what I promised! Now what? I have no idea what I'm doing. What if they aren't happy...

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Getting Through Your First Networking Event advice Dec 31, 2017

Like it or not, starting a virtual assistant business means networking.

Just sitting behind your computer won't get you clients.

To be a valued virtual assistant, you need to build trust and meeting face to face is an important way to build that trust.

I know, I know...if you're an introvert or...

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Law of Attraction - Part 3 manifesting Dec 17, 2017

Well done for coming this far on the journey. But please don't stop!

Just completing the first two steps to manifesting things into your life isn't quite enough.

The final step can be the hardest and is where most people trip up.

Remember the first step is giving what you DO want all of your...

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