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Welcome to my blog! This is a place where I share my story of becoming a Virtual Assistant (and how you can become one, too!) and share some articles to help you grow your business and maximize your return.

Figure Out What You are Good at and Start Offering That

Figure Out What You are Good at and Start Offering That

When you finally determine that you do want to become a freelancer, the most straightforward course of action is to figure out what you’re good at and do that. For example, if you liked to write papers in school, you can probably get content writing gigs. If you’re...

Shhh…I’ve got a secret to share with you.

Shhh…I’ve got a secret to share with you.

  I’m about to let you in on a big secret…   Planning is a NECESSARY ingredient to the recipe for success in your business. Okay, maybe that’s not a big secret and maybe you already knew that. BUUUT, how often do you truly create time to plan for your...

Why Freelance and an Easy Way to Get Started

Why Freelance and an Easy Way to Get Started

Becoming a freelancer is a great way to take control of your life by offering services to people and businesses that need them but who don’t want to hire full-time employees to do it. For example, freelancers conduct many types of work – from secretarial, to graphic design, to customer service, and more.

Developing a Routine To Keep You on Track

Developing a Routine To Keep You on Track

Over the course of the past month we’ve talked about the importance of consistency and how it can help you grow your traffic, your subscribers, your customers, and most importantly your income. Now it’s time to bring it all together and create a daily, weekly, and...

Got the social media blues? I’ve got an easy plan for you!

Got the social media blues? I’ve got an easy plan for you!

Do you have a hard time with social media? Either you aren’t finding the time to get around to posting regularly or you are feeling discouraged by a lack of the results you want for the time you do invest. You know what I’m talking about. Your followers aren’t growing...

Want your business to be profitable? Be consistent.

Want your business to be profitable? Be consistent.

You want to be more productive, right? Get more stuff done. You also want your business to be profitable. Nobody wants their businesses to simply be an expensive hobby. As a business owner I want to enjoy my work AND I want to have an income that meets my financial...

The Relationship Between Habits and Willpower

The Relationship Between Habits and Willpower

It’s hard to keep up willpower for any length of time. Yes, we can stick to a new diet but eventually our willpower fades. And yes, we can do exercise we hate for a while... until we run out of willpower.  But what about getting up to take the kids to school every...

The Benefit of a Routine & Habit-Filled Day

The Benefit of a Routine & Habit-Filled Day

We’ve been talking a lot lately about working from home and productivity. A huge piece of successfully working from home AND building a business is based on establishing solid habits and routines. Success doesn’t just happen overnight - it's the result of persistent...

Work at Home Series Part 3: Connection is Important

Work at Home Series Part 3: Connection is Important

One of the pitfalls of working from home, is how isolating it can be. When you’re used to working in an office setting surrounded by other workers, it can suddenly feel quite lonely when you’re working by yourself. That’s why it is important to keep yourself connected...

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