Best Of, Tools of the Trade, Virtual Assistant

Answers to Questions about starting a Virtual Assistant Business

I get at least two calls a week from people I know ( or don’t know!) wanting work-from-home advice. These people have heard that I left my 9-5 job years ago in pursuit of a better way to earn a living. Most have a plethora of questions about starting a Virtual Assistant Business. Within this… Read More Answers to Questions about starting a Virtual Assistant Business

Solopreneur tips, Solopreneurs, Tools of the Trade, Virtual Assistant, WAHM

Solopreneurs-have you lost sight of your “Why?”

I can’t believe I am about to flip my calendar to the 6th month of 2017. SIXTH! The year is half over…how did that happen? So at this point my January “how-am-I-going-to-master-this-plan” need to be more of a “am I still on track? And, if not, how can I get back there?” plan. We all… Read More Solopreneurs-have you lost sight of your “Why?”

social media tips, Tools of the Trade, Virtual Assistant, WAHM

600 Premade Social Media Updates=Massive Time Saver!

I know I am not alone when I say sometimes spending hours hunting down links and share-ables for social media makes me want to snatch myself BALD. If you are like me, you are probably constantly trying to keep up with social media, and figuring out what to say on Facebook, Twitter, etc, and running… Read More 600 Premade Social Media Updates=Massive Time Saver!

Social Media for Authors, social media tips, Tools of the Trade, Virtual Assistant, WAHM

Children’s Book Authors: Are you avoiding Instagram? Time to reconsider

How to market books, build a platform and get our work in front of potential buyers is always an ongoing….journey for any author. The list of marketing ideas that can lead to book sales is a long one, but leveraging social media is still somewhere towards the TOP of the list. Some channels are more… Read More Children’s Book Authors: Are you avoiding Instagram? Time to reconsider

Tools of the Trade, Virtual Assistant, WAHM

The Good, The Boring and The Profitable-Cultivating Clients that don’t Suck your Soul

I’ve been spending a lot of time fussing lately. Fussing about one particular client that is starting to wear thin on me. The client AND the work are starting to wear thin on me. But here’s the rub, this client (as prickly as they may be) is also consistent, fast paying (the pay is OK..not… Read More The Good, The Boring and The Profitable-Cultivating Clients that don’t Suck your Soul

Tools of the Trade, Virtual Assistant, WAHM

The 5-Day Activate Your VA Business Challenge starts this Monday, February 20th!

Too overwhelmed to create the Virtual Assistant business you want? So many people feel overwhelmed when it comes to setting up their virtual assistant business. They’re not sure where to start. They’re not sure exactly what they need to set up shop. They start researching and then hit information overload when they see all the… Read More The 5-Day Activate Your VA Business Challenge starts this Monday, February 20th!

Book Love, Creative Ideas, multicultural children's book day, social media tips, Tools of the Trade

How to Participate in a Twitter Party #ReadYourWorld

As Project Manager for Multicultural Children’s Book Day, one of the big things I am working on this week is spreading the word on the MCBD Twitter Party on 1/27/17 (9:00-10:00p.m. ET). This will be our 4th Twitter Party and they are INSANELY fun and fast-paced! For me, attending a Twitter Party is like hanging… Read More How to Participate in a Twitter Party #ReadYourWorld

Life Lessons, Tools of the Trade, Virtual Assistant, WAHM

The Crazy-popular Create Your Shining Year planners + goal workbooks are BACK

  IT’S TIME! For all of my Leonie Dawson loving besties, the 2017 Workbooks are ready to order! Grab 2017 by the short hairs and purchase your goal/biz/life planning books ASAP because supplies are limited. If I was to name one thing that has made a huge impact for me over the last two years,… Read More The Crazy-popular Create Your Shining Year planners + goal workbooks are BACK

Tools of the Trade, Virtual Assistant, WAHM

My very first Huffington Post Article! Forget Setting Goals: Focus on Your End Game

I have always, always, always wanted to write for the Huffington Post. Who wouldn’t?! HuffPo is like the Time Magazine of the online world. The desire to be a HuffPo Contributor has lingered on my Bucket List for many years and I am now proud to say…I made it! I am now published on the… Read More My very first Huffington Post Article! Forget Setting Goals: Focus on Your End Game