One of the Best Ways to Choose A Virtual Assistant: Ask Them About Their Training

In the fast-paced world of the 21st century, many people are choosing to leave the corporate “world” to start their own businesses. And as entrepreneurs, they have also made the decision to hire virtual assistants (VA’s) to help them manage and run their businesses. That’s right – manage and RUN their businesses. To keep up […]

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Do You Need Training as a Virtual Assistant?

When we start our businesses, usually we begin by providing services that we are familiar with, to clients that maybe we already know, or at least know about. For instance, we might have experience with non-profit admin tasks, so that’s what we start out providing and we seek out non-profit clients. But at what point […]

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Who Are You?

Being an entrepreneur is hard. Let’s not sugar coat it. Aside from doing the work for clients, there’s the getting clients part of the equation and then the financial accounting behind all of that. But what I personally found to be the most challenging for me over the years (and I was oblivious to it) […]

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Power VA Kelly Poelker Featured on Reinvention Radio

Kelly Poelker featured on Reinvention Radio speaking about what makes a badass assistant vs a virtual assistant and why not all virtual assistants are created equal.

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WHY and HOW to Choose a Niche for Your VA Business

Do you struggle with finding clients and making the income you want as a Virtual Assistant? Are the services and your field of expertise clearly defined? The answer may be to choose a niche. The riches are in the niches What exactly is a niche? A niche is simply your area of expertise. Your specific […]

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Never Underestimate the Power of 5 Minutes

Time is an interesting thing.  There’s too much, there’s not enough, it can be wasted, it can be treasured, it can go fast, it can go slow and last week we even ‘lost an hour’.  All of these statements illustrate how powerful our perception is and demonstrates how we have the ability to put meaning […]

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Finding A Virtual Assistant Through Networking

Startups and established businesses are seeking and hiring virtual assistants to manage their back office over full-time employees. The reason for this trend is simple: virtual assistants save business owners time, money and work less to get things done than the average employee that does the same type of work. Since VA’s are in high […]

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Feeling Uncomfortable? Try This Instead.

I know what you’re thinking. You didn’t know it would be so hard to find clients for your VA business. But think about it – when you apply for and get a job, you stop looking, right? You stay at that job until you are unhappy, and then you start looking again. It’s a natural […]

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How to Use Your Website to Consistently Land Your Dream Client

The Million Dollar Question How do you build a virtual assistant business with only your dream client in a global and competitive market place? Well, there is no one simple magic fairy-dust secret to attracting ideal clients. Bummer, right? Instead, it takes proper planning and execution. The good news is that it’s not as hard […]

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VA’s as Business Owners and Six Characteristics that Define Them

If you work with a great Virtual Assistant (or VA), then you know how hard they work for you. You know how professional, detail-oriented, and reliable they are. They take what they do seriously and they want to do a good job for you. Taking care of clients is not only their job, it’s their […]

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