• 1nSourcing™ - The Alternative Virtual Assistant Service for Digital Entrepreneurs

This programme guides you through a DIY process of setting up as a 1nSourcing™Supporter and/or a Virtual Assistant, fast and on a tiny budget – this is really for you if you’re considering starting a virtual business and you're starting from very little (to no) knowledge at all, or you're not quite ready to commit full time, you're low on start-up funds or you want to build a foundation prior to investing into a scalable online service business.

THE Overview

There are 2 versions of the programme, Version 1.0 contains 6 modules and is designed for Virtual Assistants who are looking to start their own business, and Version 2.0 contains 5 modules and is for those wanting to explore getting started as a 1nSourcing Supporter. Each module contains individual video sessions (a total of 50 sessions in V1 and V2). The programme is entirely digital, so you can take these sessions as and when it's convenient for you, and work through the programme at your own pace.


Shoestring 2.0 for 1nSourcers

There are 5 Modules inside this programme, each module contains 4 individual sessions (a total of 20 sessions). The programme is entirely digital, so you can take these sessions as and when it's convenient for you, and work through the programme at your own pace.


Module 1

What you need to start your business today
1.1 1NSOURCING TEAM ROLES The Role Based System 1.2 SYSTEMS AND EQUIPMENT What will you need to fulfil a 1nSourcing Support Role? 1.3 SETTING UP How you take your 1nSourcing support business online. 1.4 EXPECTATIONS & REQUIREMENTS What you should expect as a supporter, and what’s expected of you. 1.5 ACTION PLAN How to take action on this module.

Module 2

Working in a 1nSourcing Team
2.1 BOUNDARIES A set of guidelines for working together. 2.2 INTEGRATION How you’ll integrate into a 1nSourcing team. 2.3 TRAINING What training will be provided in your role? 2.4 COLLABORATING How to effectively communicate with your 1nSourcer and team. 2.5 ACTION PLAN How to take action on this module.

Module 3

What, where and when to get paid
3.1 EARNINGS What you can expect to earn as a 1nSourcing supporter. 3.2 BILLING & PAYMENTS Invoicing your 1nSourcer and where to get paid. 3.3 HIRING SITES How freeleancer hiring sites fit in with 1nSourcing. 3.4 CONTRACTS When formal documents are required in 1nSourcing. 3.5 ACTION PLAN How to take action on this module.

Module 4

Learn how and where to get clients
4.1 ATTRIBUTES What attributes are 1nSourcers looking for in a supporter? 4.2 INDEPENDENT CLIENTS Being on a 1nSourcing team and serving other clients. 4.3 SECURING CLIENTS (1NSOURCERS) How to secure a place on a 1nSourcing team. 4.4 COMMUNICATION Using communication as a tool to retain clients. 4.5 ACTION PLAN How to take action on this module.

Module 5

Grow your 1nSourcing Supporter business
5.1 SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Growing your skills on a 1nSourcing team. 5.2 INCREASING EARNINGS Increasing income in a supporter role. 5.3 PROSPECTS The future of your business as a 1nSourcing supporter. 5.4 STABILITY Maintaining a steady, and sustainable position on the team. 5.5 ACTION PLAN How to take action on this module.

Shoestring 1.0 for Virtual Assistants

There are 6 Modules inside this programme, each module contains 5 individual sessions (a total of 30 sessions). The programme is entirely digital, so you can take these sessions as and when it's convenient for you, and work through the programme at your own pace.


Module 1

Personal Branding
Building a brand in today's online climate
1.1 WHY PERSONAL BRANDING The power of personal branding for your small business. 1.2 POSITIONING YOURSELF How to effectively position yourself in the marketplace. 1.3 PERSONAL BRAND IDENTITY The most effective personal brand representation. 1.4 UNIQUE SELLING PROPOSITION How to create a unique aspect of your service business. 1.5 ELEVATOR PITCH How to create a concise business pitch.

Module 2

Content Creation
Learn cheats to make your content shine
2.1 Productive Copywriting The most effective form for creating copy. 2.2 Authentic voice How to use your authentic voice in your copy. 2.3 Persuasive Copywriting How to edit your copy to be persuasive. 2.4 Personal Bio How to create your own personal bio. 2.5 Pricing your services The basic pricing models for an online service business.

Module 3

Website Creation
Quickly and easily build your website
3.1 CMS and Domain Name How to get your business online now. 3.2 Colour and Graphics How to create a colour palette and choose graphics for your site. 3.3 Website and Structure How to build a boutique website for your service business. 3.4 Content Population How to add the content you've created. 3.5 Basic Blogging How to add a blog to your website.

Module 4

Business Tools
Set up your foundation administrative systems
4.1 All-In-One Solution The absolute core multiple-use business tool. 4.2 Managing Email How to manage your emails in the cloud. 4.3 Organising Time How to organise your time. 4.4 Storing Files How to store files in the cloud. 4.5 Collecting Email Addresses How to start a newsletter subscriber mailing list.

Module 5

Key Collaboration
Form the basis of working with clients
5.1 Appointment System How to set up an online appointment calendar. 5.2 Service Agreement How to set up a service agreement for digital signatures. 5.3 Invoices and Payments How to invoice clients and recieve payments online. 5.4 Task Management How to organise and manage basic client tasks online. 5.5 Password Sharing How to securely store and share passwords in the cloud.

Module 6

Client Funnel
Start generating business immediately
6.1 Mini-Marketing Schedule A schedule for marketing your small business online. 6.2 Client Funnel Strategy A strategy for funnelling clients into your small business. 6.3 The Twitter Boost An easy way to boost your Twitter marketing. 6.4 The Facebook Boost An easy way to boost your Facebook marketing. 6.5 The LinkedIn Boost An easy way to boost your LinkedIn marketing.
"Using some of the methods Michelle teaches in the program - I have secured 2 (yes 2) new client consultations next week, and that was just in a 24 hour period!”

“I am just starting and it is awesome. Thanks so much for putting your heart out there for others!”

"I am only on day two but have accomplished more than I have since I started dreaming of this 10 years ago!"

“I’ve done a lot of research over the last year and I haven’t found anything that even comes close to your program for helping VAs. I’m really in awe”

“Michelle, I've found your VA Shoestring course really helpful and just what I needed. Thank you”

"Thanks Michelle for the amazing depth and quality you put into these programs"

"I just want to THANK YOU so very much for this Shoestring resource!!"

"This is a seriously awesome course that will get you up-and-running in no time at all"

"All I can say is OMG, this is seriously content rich"

"The VA Shoestring is an absolute must have"

"Michelle is definitely one to learn from and any product she puts out is sure to be worth far more than the price tag”

"The program is so structured and easily guides you step-by-step on setting up your business”

"I’ve been gaining so many followers on Twitter. It’s simply amazing”

"An invaluable resource for anyone”

"I watched those over and over. Absolutely game changing.”

"Those marketing strategies allowed me to replace my previous full time income in less than 2 weeks.”

"The VA Shoestring recovered my income when I had to start again from scratch”

"My vision is bigger than ever before, I have energy, and I love that my kids see me excited about life and are growing up with a positive perception of what it means to work.”

"Michelle is an awesome mentor. Her advice is honest, factual and it works.”

"Going through the course there were times when I had my doubts if it would work but……It does.”

"Michelle is dedicated to the course, visiting the forums daily, offering advice and pointing everyone in the right direction.”

"I can honestly say this is a seriously awesome course that will get you up-and-running in no time at all, even if you want to do it part-time!”

"All I can say is OMG, this is seriously content rich, full of systems, processes, tips and tricks to get you on your way to becoming an online business owner.”

"Thank you Michelle – For being my inspiration!”

"I owe it all to the VMF Roadmap.”

"Michelle walks you through step-by-step on exactly what you need to do to get your business going.”

"I would not have made it without Michelle’s guidance, training and courses. It didn't happen overnight, but I’m forever indebted to her for this gift.”

"Virtual Miss Friday offers amazing courses! I continue to go back to them again and again.”

"These courses lead me through from start to finish the tools I needed and HOW I needed to start my business and be successful at it.”

"Their support is outstanding and you feel like they really care about you and your business.”



Our learning platform provides a complete learning experience. Each module contains a variety of learning options, and all our Roadmap programmes and courses are updated annually to reflect any changes in technology, new systems or procedures we use in Virtual Miss Friday.

Single Sign-In

Access this and all of your other Academy programmes and courses from one single login and dashboard.

HD Video

Each module session is delivered by High Definition video for you to watch online, the video expands to widescreen.

Audio MP3

Each module session contains an audio MP3 file for you to download and listen to the session on your computer or MP3 Player.


Each video in the module session is transcribed and available in text format, there is a print button for saving as PDF.


Each module session contains a "mini-intranet" where (if applicable) we provide additional files, instructions or information.


We regularly review the learning material and add any changes or updates to the content to keep it fresh and current.


An option is available in each module session to bookmark the module inside your member dashboard for easy access.

Mobile Ready

All sessions are fully responsive and mobile friendly, so they can be viewed on Desktop, Tablet and Mobile Phone.

Help Desk

Click the green 'Help' button available on every lesson if you require any assistance or have any questions.

PLEASE NOTE: results experienced are not typical consumer results and results may vary.

Danielle Greason<br />Greason Media

Danielle Greason
Greason Media

Those marketing strategies allowed me to replace my previous full time income in less than 2 weeks.

Martha Christie<br />Martha's SOS

Martha Christie
Martha's SOS

Within 30 days my income had doubled, in another 30 days, my income had doubled again.

Megan Dixon<br />Rescue Me

Megan Dixon
Rescue Me

My income quadrupled. My husband and I bought a house and I went full-time in my business.

Bryanna Royal<br />Virtual Powerhouse

Bryanna Royal
Virtual Powerhouse

I started my VA business 9 months ago and I currently have over 15 paying clients!

Sarah Watson<br />Digital Impulsion

Sarah Watson
Digital Impulsion

You saved me so much time, eliminated all that stress and showed me how everything works!

Tracy Baker<br />Coffee Not Included

Tracy Baker
Coffee Not Included

There is nothing else that even compares to its creative approach, its support, coaching and sheer brilliance.

Alison Cooper<br />Arc Virtual Assistants

Alison Cooper
Arc Virtual Assistants

It was definitely one of the most positive steps my business has taken – joining The VA Passport.

Amy Farris<br />International Solutions by Amy Farris

Amy Farris
International Solutions by Amy Farris

If I had a chance to meet one person during my lifetime, it wouldn't be some fancy celebrity or Oprah Winfrey, I would choose Michelle.

Angela Matzke

Angela Matzke

I would highly recommend it to anyone who wants to start their own successful Virtual Assistant business.

April Sullivan<br />Agent Leverage

April Sullivan
Agent Leverage

I am in a completely different stage of my business, and it can only get better after this!

Caitlin Kularski

Caitlin Kularski

The Roadmap and Virtual Miss Friday taught me everything I needed to start my business in a short time.

Carol Nourse<br />VA Online

Carol Nourse
VA Online

Completing the course has enabled me to follow my dream of living abroad as a digital nomad.

Caroline Klos

Caroline Klos

In a very unexpected, short 72-hours, I now have my first client.

Cecile Jemmett<br />ACIA Consulting

Cecile Jemmett
ACIA Consulting

Michelle’s Shoestring Course was exactly what I was looking for.

Christina Tiffney

Christina Tiffney

The team really are psychic in that they can turn a very vague email instruction into exactly what you had in mind.

Ella Pelayo<br />The Office Escape

Ella Pelayo
The Office Escape

The VA Apprentice has been life-changing. This program is one of the greatest blessings I have ever received.

Ellen Ward<br />On Time Assistants

Ellen Ward
On Time Assistants

Anyone wondering if this is for you - IT IS! It will jump start your business.

Emmy Lou Sagusay

Emmy Lou Sagusay

She’s a very innovative and creative lady who REALLY wants to help other virtual assistants achieve success.

Erica Hann<br />Love Monday’s Again

Erica Hann
Love Monday’s Again

I’ve noticed an astonishing growth in my business, I thank you from the very bottom of my heart for everything.

Fanta Tikole

Fanta Tikole

This program taught me in a few months what would have taken me a few years to learn.

Franciska Šore<br />Ms. Franciska

Franciska Šore
Ms. Franciska

Michelle, I am so blessed to have you in my life. You're my business angel. Your customer service is exquisite!

Grainne Foley

Grainne Foley

Once you begin this course you realize very quickly this is no ordinary learning experience.

Jo Livings<br />Seeking Serenity

Jo Livings
Seeking Serenity

If you can give her a seed of thought, she can develop it into something truly remarkable.

Judy Olivier

Judy Olivier

What I find so reassuring is the fact that your training and support is so comprehensive.

Kelly McDonnell<br />Convey Social

Kelly McDonnell
Convey Social

This has resulted in my income tripling which has enabled me to create a very flexible business, that I love.

Linda Clay<br />Tribe Organize

Linda Clay
Tribe Organize

I am only on day two but have accomplished more than I have since I started dreaming of this 10 years ago!

Mary Munz<br />ePresenceVA

Mary Munz

She really knows the online business world and takes the time to understand my business, my strategy and where we can go with it.

Maxine Fack<br />Business Assist

Maxine Fack
Business Assist

She has brought out the best in each of us, things we strove for and things that we previously had not even aspired to.

Michelle Hill-Smith<br />OnTask Assistants

Michelle Hill-Smith
OnTask Assistants

The video explanations as well as the written tips have all been phenomenal.

Natalie Elliott<br />Still Waters Admin

Natalie Elliott
Still Waters Admin

This program has been absolutely incredible! You have a gift for teaching and connecting with people.

Nicky Somers<br />Somerstime

Nicky Somers

Be prepared, because it’s so content rich, it’s the most unique and special course that I have ever done in my life.

Nikki Swindle<br />Virtually Angels

Nikki Swindle
Virtually Angels

It sounds cheesey but Michelle's courses have changed my life completely.

Phillip Dyhr Hobbs

Phillip Dyhr Hobbs

My business is now running, I’m doing exactly what I love, and all because Michelle helped me.

Rachel Abdy

Rachel Abdy

I am so excited to have joined the TVAP group! I can’t believe what amazing value-for-money it is.

Shun Jackson<br />Shun Jack

Shun Jackson
Shun Jack

She said, I want to do something for you, I am going to create a programme, I want you to test it.

Stephanie<br />Stephanie Gafoor Virtual Assistant

Stephanie Gafoor Virtual Assistant

Thank you for creating this amazing resource for VAs to learn, support each other and succeed!

Tina Blackwell Landa

Tina Blackwell Landa

Anyone on the fence needs to go for it! I am just starting and it is awesome. Thanks so much.

Tom Ewer<br />Leaving Work Behind

Tom Ewer
Leaving Work Behind

To say that I was impressed by it’s exhaustiveness would be an understatement

Yaritza Baez<br />Office Help Direct

Yaritza Baez
Office Help Direct

The biggest success that Michelle’s training has provided me with is a well rounded foundation for providing online support as a virtual assistant.

Yfke Laanstra<br />Holistic Consultant

Yfke Laanstra
Holistic Consultant

I'm an absolute fan of the courses from VMF. Thanks Michelle, life just couldn't get any better ;-)

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This training is no longer being sold individually, however you can still access it as a bonus programme inside The 1nSourcing Supporter or Entrepreneur.

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