Posts belonging to Category virtual assistant

Tips for Staying Motivated

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Tweet So you work from home, alone – or are a sole operator with no employees. Sometimes in these circumstances keeping motivated can be hard. I recently asked some of my colleagues how they stay motivated/what motivates them. For myself, I’ve never really had a major problem with motivation. Donna Brown from VA Buddy seems […]

Seth’s Blog: Reality is not a show

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Tweet As always Seth Godin says so succinctly what I can never manage to do! This is why we don’t watch “reality TV” in our house! via Seth’s Blog: Reality is not a show.

Breaking Up is Hard to Do

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Tweet As a VA there will be times during your career when you’ll need to walk away from a client. There could be a number of reasons why you might decide to end a contract: the client may not fully understand how the VA/client relationship works (no matter how many times you try to explain […]

So You Wanna Be a VA?

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Tweet Like many long-term VAs I receive many calls and emails from (mostly) ladies wanting to get started as VAs. I thought it might be useful if I put my response to them in a blog post for anyone else who may be thinking of getting started as a VA. I hope you find it […]

Happy birthday to eSOS!

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Tweet Today – 28 February – marks the birthday of Executive Stress Office Support. We have today been in business 12 years! In a country where something like 86% of small businesses fail in the first 5 years of life, this is a pretty big milestone. This isn’t going to be a ‘back-slapping’ post. Instead […]