Posts tagged VA Startup Checklist
How to Become a Virtual Assistant

A question I get asked a lot is “How do I become a virtual assistant?” Becoming a virtual assistant is a great work-from-home opportunity for many particularly with the low start up costs and the fact that you can start by charging others for skills that you already possess. In today's video, I will take you through the steps to getting yourself set up. We go into how it's important to align your existing skills with the services you offer, what you can do to start marketing yourself, the value of conversations and much more.

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Five Things to Do Before Launching Your Virtual Assistant Career

You've probably heard that there's a growing number of people who are making money online providing administrative, executive or research based support to others. Most of the time you will hear these individuals referred to as virtual assistants or VAs. I use plenty of virtual assistants on my own team and have worked with many others in my five years’ of running an online business. During that time, I have also mentored dozens of virtual assistants who are just starting their VA journey and have helped them grow from just one client to a full workload where they are actually turning down projects from other people. Some of the most successful virtual assistants have a few things in common and in this post, I tell you what they are.

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