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)...
"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...
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...
Having a professional email signature is a must!
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...
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...
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...
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...
On my previous blog post I talked about The Law of Attraction - my favourite topic ever!
How did you get on with switching your negative words to positive words?
I bet you were surprised with just how many times we say things in the negative, rather than in the positive.
I don't want this... I...
The Law of Attraction is my favourite topic, ever.
I'm a firm believer in positive thinking and The Law of Attraction. If you haven’t heard of it before, I highly recommend you watch some YouTube videos on this topic.
I attended a workshop about 4 years ago that completely changed my life....
There is a free tool that if you aren't already using, you need to install it today!
LastPass has transformed my efficiency, productivity and my life! I could not run my VA business without it, and neither should you. Even if you don't have a business yet - you should still get it.