A business eppy?! WHO AM I?! Today I’m bringing you a much-requested discussion on virtual assistance. WTF is it? Why did I start a VA Business back in 2019? Is it worth it? I answer all of these questions and go into detail about how the virtual assistance industry changed my life. Your mind will be blown when you hear just how many VA opportunities there are in 2023. From the risks of switching careers to the honest truth about diving headfirst into the virtual assistance world, I share the most important thing you need to do before starting your business and the confidence you need to do it.
P.S. If you’re looking for the episode sharing my career path over the past decade and how I got to where I am today, listen to it here.
Looking for the noteworthy moments in this episode?
6:04 – My love/hate relationship with Facebook Marketplace.
9:58- How becoming a virtual assistant absolutely changed my life.
12:40 – Cliff notes: how I fell into virtual assistance.
14:15 – What is a virtual assistant?
16:34 – The harsh truth about running a business.
15:45 – There are 27 million businesses that could hire a virtual assistant.
20:05 – An honest take on the virtual assistance world.
25:27 – Becoming a virtual assistant can be the starting place to discover what you want to do to make money.
29:38 – Two things I would do before starting a virtual assistance business.
35:20 – Gratitude can change your life.
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