Category Archives for "determining if being a virtual assistant is right for you"

The AVA State of the VA Industry Report – Freedom is the New Wealth

Freedom is the New Wealth

If freedom is indeed the new wealth, our respondents are very rich. When questioned, “Are you enjoying the freedom and flexibility you desire?”, 93.6% of the respondents we surveyed answered “Yes!” How many people can say that about their work right now? When the Association of Virtual Assistants decided to conduct the VA State of […]

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Celebrating Mompreneurs: Why a Mom of 8 Children Became a Virtual Assistant

Mimi Klosterman

In this month’s blog series, we are celebrating mompreneurs. There was once a time when you wouldn’t dare mention you were a mom because you might not get hired. Or if your work performance was ever in question it could be blamed on being a mom. Moms just couldn’t seem to win or get ahead. […]

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Celebrating Mompreneurs: Not A Pinterest Mompreneur

Kiri Mohan

In this month’s blog series, we are celebrating mompreneurs. There was once a time when you wouldn’t dare mention you were a mom because you might not get hired. Or if your work performance was ever in question it could be blamed on being a mom. Moms just couldn’t seem to win or get ahead. […]

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Celebrating Mompreneurs: An Unlikely Mompreneur

Celebrating Mompreneurs

In this month’s blog series, we are celebrating mompreneurs. There was once a time when you wouldn’t dare mention you were a mom because you might not get hired. Or if your work performance was ever in question it could be blamed on being a mom. Moms just couldn’t seem to win or get ahead. […]

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Celebrating Administrative Professionals: The first-ever software purpose-built for assistants

Celebrating Administrative Professionals - Paige McPheely

In this month’s blog series, we are celebrating administrative professionals who are also successful business leaders. You can be a successful administrative assistant, executive assistant, virtual assistant, or remote assistant AND a successful business leader. The Association of Virtual Assistants is proud to have had the opportunity to interview some of the best in the […]

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Celebrating Administrative Professionals: Remote Executive Assistant Ethan Bull

Celebrating Administrative Professionals

In this month’s blog series, we are celebrating administrative professionals who are also successful business leaders. You can be a successful administrative assistant, executive assistant, virtual assistant, or remote assistant AND a successful business leader. The Association of Virtual Assistants is proud to have had the opportunity to interview some of the best in the […]

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Celebrating Administrative Professionals: Award-winning Virtual Assistant Emma Boatman

Celebrating Administrative Professionals

In this month’s blog series, we are celebrating administrative professionals who are also successful business leaders. You can be a successful administrative assistant, executive assistant, virtual assistant, or remote assistant AND a successful business leader. The Association of Virtual Assistants is proud to have had the opportunity to interview some of the best in the […]

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Difficult Decisions Virtual Assistants Make – When Did You Know? Pt. 2

Difficult Decisions Virtual Assistant Make pt 2

Last week we started off slow with the Difficult Decisions Virtual Assistants Make as a business owner. That first decision to learn more about becoming a VA and then taking action to become a virtual assistant are very important steps! As empowering and exciting as it may be to discover your new path and freedom, […]

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Difficult Decisions Virtual Assistants Make – When Did You Know? Pt.1

Difficult Decisions Virtual Assistant Make pt 1

Difficult decisions virtual assistants make are all part of being a business owner and an entrepreneur, especially as we head into the time of year where it’s natural to look back and reflect. During your own personal year in review, we thought that many of those who may wish to become a virtual assistant or […]

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