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(Members Only Event) Maintaining Calm, Productivity, and Hope in Tough Times
Mar 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

March 2nd, 2021

TOPIC: Maintaining Calm, Productivity, and Hope in Tough Times
As a resiliency expert, Allison Graham believes there is always reason to hope and be optimistic in the midst of challenging times of change. The volume of challenge, change, and work intensity won’t stop, so we need to change our relationship with all that needs to be done. In this session, Allison will share a fresh way to look at your to-do list and how to do them in a less stressful way. You’ll leave empowered to do, be, and feel hopeful, no matter what’s happening that’s out of your control.
Allison Graham is the author of four books, including Married My Mom, Birthed a Dog: How to
Be Resilient When Life Sucks. She is the creator of the online program, Take Back Your Weekends:
Finally the Stress-free Approach to Time Management, as well as A Professional’s Guide to the
Ultimate Stress-Free Morning Routine. Learn more about her at

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Café Virtual – Spanish
Mar 4 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Un espacio online gratis para hacer networking, interactuar y aprender en español para Asistentes Virtuales y quienes tengan interés en serlo.

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IVAA Coffee Chats 5pm (Eastern time zone) @ Online Webinar
Mar 8 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

An informal chat where you can get answers to your business questions from others in your field. It’s always informative. We often have fun too!

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New Member Orientation @ Online Webinar
Mar 9 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

IVAA Orientation for our new members. Please join us.

Member Event: Login to the site and register here


What We Do

The International Virtual Assistants Association (IVAA) is a non-profit organization dedicated to the professional education and development of members of the Virtual Assistance profession, and to educating the public on the role and function of the Virtual Assistant. IVAA provides continuing education, networking opportunities, member benefits, as well as providing a member directory and Request for Proposal (RFP) system for parties interested in utilizing the services of member virtual assistants.


What’s a VA?

Virtual assistants are independent contractors who (from a remote location, usually their home or office) support multiple clients in a variety of industries by providing administrative, creative, and technical services.

Not sure exactly how a Virtual Assistant can support you? Check out “101 Ways to Use a Virtual Assistant” for ideas.


Thinking of Joining?

Are you a virtual assistant who would like to:

  • Connect with VAs around the world,
  • Learn new skills to help you grow your business,
  • Receive discounts on products or services geared specifically toward you,
  • And have an instant support system to help you navigate the ups and downs of your chosen field?

Get all this and more when you join IVAA.

Looking for a Virtual Assistant?

Are you in need of some specialized or occasional assistance to grow your business? Working with a virtual assistant can be the perfect solution when you need ongoing help (but don’t need a full-time employee) or when you need a specialist for an important project or two. From general administrative support to creative and technical projects, search our member directory or submit your own Request for Proposal (RFP) to find the perfect match for your needs.

Are you a freelancer or virtual support professional?

  • Build relationships with freelancers around the world
  • Access to beginning / intermediate / advanced education & business-building strategies
  • Real-time peer support from experienced professionals for….