Monthly Archives: September 2009

How to Stay Focussed on Your Business Goals

3. When you are dealing with family in the course of your workday, it is important to schedule your activities as much as possible. With small children, you must take time when you need to, but you should also work … Continue reading

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How to Stay Focussed on Your Business Goals

2. Remember that owning your own business is not the same as being employed in a job. Some people go to work and coast along, playing games or enjoying online social networking (Facebook and co.), some socialise over the kettle … Continue reading

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How to Stay Focussed on Your Business Goals

1. Whatever your reason for going out on your own, you must keep your reason in the forefront of your mind. If you forget your reason for starting your own Virtual Assistant business, you will not be working for yourself … Continue reading

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Virtual Assistants burning questions answered – FREE!

Have you ever wanted to ask an established virtual assistant business owner: How much can I earn? Where do I find clients? What does it cost and what do I have to do to get started? Well now you can … Continue reading

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How to Stay Focussed on Your Business Goals

As the owner of a Virtual Assistant business, you will find hundreds of distractions that vie for your time, energy and focus. Common distractions can include children, family and friends, neighbours, pets, constant telephone calls, mail and deliveries, household chores, … Continue reading

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Creating the Right First Impression

Do What You Say, When You Say You Will It sounds obvious but make sure you follow up. If you have said you will send through a contacts details, make sure you do it. If you have arranged to send … Continue reading

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Creating the Right First Impression

What Else Can You Add of Value? When you are meeting a prospect or attending a networking event you will understandably be focused on what you can get out of the experience. But be prepared to give a little too. … Continue reading

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Virtual Assistant Marketing – Niche to Streamline Your Efforts

When you market to a niche you are targeting a very small select group of people. With research you can identify what that group of people have in common and in what areas where they will all be struggling. This … Continue reading

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Virtual Assistants Earn Money In Your Sleep – Yes Really!

Hands up who has heard of passive income? If you’re not familiar with it, passive income is that lovely thing that happens when you earn cold hard cash from someone elses efforts. It’s so important it’s written in huge letters … Continue reading

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Creating the Right First Impression

Make Yourself Clear Make sure you are prepared for the specific situation. If you are attending a networking group, make sure you have perfected your one minute presentation and are prepared to speak to prospects on a one-to-one basis and … Continue reading

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