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Do You Need Qualifications To Become A Virtual Assistant?

Thursday, September 30, 2010



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One thing that is actually asked of me quite a lot is “do I need any formal qualifications to be a virtual assistant?” Well, if you do then I wouldn’t be a virtual assistant because I don’t have any formal qualifications. I’m going to be completely honest with you now. I actually left school and I left home when I was 16 years old and I never took any further education from there. 

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Crush It On Twitter – Part 2: The “Most Effective” Virtual Assistant Follower Gathering Criteria, Ever!

Wednesday, September 29, 2010



This is the second part of this “2 Part Series,” which I am posting this week on Marketing Yourself Using Twitter. This series comes only from my personal experience of using Twitter as a tool to effectively gain leads, which I try then to convert into more leads or actual clients. 

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Crush It On Twitter – Part 1: LIVE Experiment, Generating Awesome Virtual Assistant Leads!

Tuesday, September 28, 2010



This is the first part of this “2 Part Series,” which I am posting this week on Marketing Yourself Using Twitter. This series comes only from my personal experience of using Twitter as a tool to effectively gain leads, which I try and then convert into more leads or actual clients. 

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Am I Doing The Right Thing, Being A Digital Nomad Parent?

Friday, September 24, 2010



Are you a parent who wants to travel, but you’re having second thoughts because you’re concerned… are you asking yourself, “Am I Doing The Right Thing?”

Is there a little inner parent in you thinking it could be unsettling for your children, are you worried about what your family will think, what about school, what about education, what about the ‘normal’ life?… 

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The Kryptonite Of Virtual Assistance – How The 80/20 Rule Applies To Clients

Thursday, September 23, 2010



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Today I want to talk to you about the Kryptonite of Virtual Assistance. I called it a kryptonite because, just like Superman, if you get this certain thing happening to you it can really turn your business into something that’s extremely unproductive and you just wither away and it’s horrible. 

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Will Your Virtual Assistant Business Be Successful?

Wednesday, September 22, 2010



First of all we must define success — thefreedictionary.com says that success is, “The achievement of something desired, planned, or attempted.”

My definition of success is how happy I am, and this is directly linked to my inner me telling me what I desire in life. I took me a while to realise that I don’t desire millions of pounds, fancy cars and a penthouse suite in Manhattan. But what I do desire is enough money to go where I want to travel, enough time to spend watching my children grow up, while ensuring that I have some sort of ongoing and comfortable financial stability for daily living. 

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How To Easily Expand Your Virtual Assistant Business – Pyramid Method

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Every really good VA will one day reach their capacity – there are only so many hours in a day, and there is only so much you can do in these hours. Often, as your clients’ businesses expand, so will your hours, and with new clients coming in, this could potentially leave a lot of additional hours which you won’t be able to fulfill on your own. You will get to a point in your business where you will have to make a decision, to either: 

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What Is A Virtual Assistant?

Monday, September 20, 2010



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Today I’m going to talk to you and give you my own perspective on what I think is a Virtual Assistant.  There are loads of people out there who have different explanations as to what a Virtual Assistant is and this is mine. 

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How To Prepare Your Business Before Travelling

Friday, September 17, 2010



This year I made another move, true to the digital nomad that I am, and it was from one country to another. Sometimes I just go to another part of the country depending on how big it is and how much I want to see of it. But this move was a ‘Biggy’. With 15 hours of driving on the road, I did 1 overnight stop. 

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How To Be A Truly Remarkable Virtual Assistant – The 5 P’s

Thursday, September 16, 2010



Transcription: What does it take to be an absolutely remarkable virtual assistant?  There are a lot of things online or marketing speak about the 5 P’s.  If you look it up on Google the 5 P’s or the P’s of Marketing or that type of thing then you will find lots of different words beginning with P which are relevant to marketing but this is relevant to Virtual Assistants.  These are my 5 P’s for Virtual Assistants and what you can do to be truly remarkable at your Virtual Assistant business. 

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Hi I'm Michelle, an entrepreneur specialising in virtual assistance, a digital and real world nomad, and a down-to-earth mother of three.



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Michelle's Top 10 amazing discoveries, from 10 years living on the road as a digital nomad.