I’ve Been a VA for Years, I Just Didn’t Know It

I’ve Been a VA for Years, I Just Didn’t Know It

As I write this post, I’m approaching my third business birthday as a VA.

I left my steady job (with benefits, vacation time and paid breaks) and walked out into the unknown with excitement (and fear) in the pit of my stomach.

As this time of year rolls around, I always look back at where I was and how far I’ve come. The funny thing is, I’ve actually been a VA for much longer, I just didn’t know it. (more…)

How Reorganizing My Calendar Made Me a Better VA

How Reorganizing My Calendar Made Me a Better VA

With how busy everyone is these days, it’s truly no wonder that we sometimes find ourselves stressed, flustered and disorganized.

In a nutshell, these are some things we do on a daily basis:

  • work our day job
  • hobbies
  • exercise
  • manage a household
  • organize the kids and their activities
  • plan meals
  • attempt to have a social life
  • read

And that’s just the tip of the iceberg. Having all of these things (and more) on our to-do lists, it comes as no surprise when things fall through the cracks or get forgotten. (more…)

4 Productivity Hacks That Anyone Can Use

4 Productivity Hacks That Anyone Can Use

Productivity can be elusive. Have you ever had one of those days when you notice it’s 4 p.m., and you finally sit down for that morning cup of coffee that you never got, and reflect back on your day, only to wonder what is was that you actually accomplished?

It’s relatable, right? We’ve all been there, and we all hate those kinds of days. You know you did stuff because you’re exhausted, but when asked, you haven’t got a clue what you actually did all day.

Well, let’s put a stop to that today. I’m sharing a few of my favourite ways of accomplishing the important stuff every day. Steal them for your own personal use and get more done tomorrow:

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