Posts tagged virtual assistant
Busting Myths About Hiring a Virtual Assistant

If you’ve ever considered hiring a virtual assistant to help you in your biz, have you ever felt like you had to know:

  • Exactly what they were going to be doing

  • How much you were going to pay them

  • What their tasks are, or

  • How often they are going to work?

Yes?? Well, you’re not alone. In fact, I hear this A LOT: “Kristi, I NEED HELP, but I don’t even know where to begin.”

If this is you, read on. The process of hiring a VA is surprisingly easier than you may think!

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How A NON-Client Experience Can Actually Help Your Business

One thing that all of these businesses have in common is the fact that I have to tell potential clients ‘no’, for various reasons. If you know me, you’ll understand that I HATE doing this! I’m the type of person that wants to make everyone happy, and telling someone that I couldn’t work with them made me feel like I was abandoning them. So, I did something about it by creating a NON-client experience!

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Booked Out VA: How I Turn Followers Into Customers

I started my virtual assistant business in July of 2018 and my business has come a LONG way. I was not successful in the beginning… but today, I am always booked out at least 4 weeks in advance with 3 high-ticket clients per week without using ANY paid ads. Today, we’re chatting about the 4 ways I turn passive Instagram followers into paying customers!

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My Biggest Business Mistake

Recently someone asked me what is the biggest mistake I’ve made in my businesses and I completely ignored the question. Seriously! It’s silly to admit but I completely ignored them because the truth is, I knew EXACTLY what my biggest business mistake is.

I was embarrassed that I let it happen, that it went on for so long, that I didn’t speak up… So today I’m opening up to tell you about my biggest business mistake, in the hopes that you’ll learn from my experience.

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How To Train A Team

Between my businesses, I have over 20 sub-contractors that I pay regularly. If you had asked me a few years ago if I could picture myself as someone’s “boss” I would have laughed out loud! But I've learned a lot over the years, and today I'm teaching you how I train both client-facing sub-contractors and behind-the-scenes VA's to scale your business.

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5 Practical Things You Should Know Before Starting A Business

Thinking of turning your passion into profits? Today, I’m going to teach you 5 practical things you should know before starting a business (from someone who’s done it 5 times!).

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What Is A Virtual Assistant + How Is VA For A Day Different?

“I’m a virtual assistant.” 

“What’s that?”

This is question I’m asked every once in awhile, because not everyone is familiar with the online space. I am usually surprised by it, since my whole life revolves around this career path. It’s kind of like when you find out that someone has never seen your favorite movie or heard your favorite album. Like, WHAT?!

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How To Find Clients Online

If you're anything like I was a few months ago, you struggle to find clients online. You're posting into oblivion, searching through hashtags on Instagram, waiting for your dream client to pop into your inbox, and they're just not coming. When I first started VA for a day, I was the exact same way. I needed to find clients to avoid getting a traditional 9-5... And I needed to find them fast. I didn't like waiting around for someone to need my services. I wanted to find my clients and create demand for them. It took months, but I finally figured out the secret... Friend, find where your ideal client hands out online. Below, I'm going to take you step-by-step to figuring this out. 

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