Category Archives for "starting your va business"

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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Your First Year In Business As A Virtual Assistant: The State of the VA Industry

State of the VA Industry Survey

Even if you are in your first year in business as a virtual assistant what you do contributes to the industry as a whole. With a rapidly growing industry, the Association of Virtual Assistants is tackling the project of surveying virtual assistants from around the globe. The goal is to provide those wishing to enter […]

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Your First Year In Business As A Virtual Assistant: Members Share Their Wins!

Your First Year In Business As A Virtual Assistant

Your first year in business as a virtual assistant can be hard work. It doesn’t mean you won’t have any big wins! In fact, there are few things that feel as good as your hard work finally paying off.  In the Association of Virtual Assistants, one of our favorite things to do is share our […]

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Your First Year In Business As A Virtual Assistant: Members Share Advice

Was your first year in business as a virtual assistant challenging or were you a natural business owner right from the start? Last week we asked our members about their inspiration and the benefits of being employed or not being employed when they started their businesses. This week our members are sharing advice and what services […]

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Your First Year In Business As A Virtual Assistant: Member Stories

Member Share Advice

Your first year in business as a virtual assistant will always be unique to you. However, you can learn from what others did, experienced, learn from them and create just the right business blend for yourself.  Most importantly, you should know you don’t have to go at it alone. The Association of Virtual Assistants is […]

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Your First Year In Business As A Virtual Assistant

Your First Year In Business As A Virtual Assistant

Do you remember your first year in business as a virtual assistant? The Association of Virtual Assistants is celebrating its 1st birthday and what a year it’s been! As you can imagine the first year of any business is about growth and development. Some at amazing speeds! We are thrilled to have this month’s blog […]

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Black History Month & Virtual Assistants

Black History Month

Latrice Prater of Latrice Prater, E.V.A., is this week’s featured Virtual Assistant during Black History Month. The AVA is excited to share more about Latrice with you.  Q. Why is Black History Month important to you? A. “Black History month signifies resilience and strength. It gives us an opportunity to reflect on how far we […]

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