All Posts by Lisa McDonell

Attracting Clients to Your VA Business

I coach new Virtual Assistants – Can you guess what the number one question I get asked most often? You guessed it:  “How can I find and attract (more) clients?” So here’s the answer:  Be Yourself.  Be Likable. I can hear you groaning.  You’re thinking that’s a dull, useless answer.  But let’s dig a little […]

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Why Wouldn’t You Start Today?

Guest Post by Michelle Dale – Virtual Miss Friday Starting a VA business can be daunting… I remember 10 years ago like it was yesterday. I’d just quit my job, put my house on the market and booked a one way ticket out of the UK to where I was going to start a new […]

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What to Look for When Hiring a Business Coach

This quarter I’ve been working with Virtual Assistant, Quay Hayden of Q&K Consulting.  We’ve been tweaking a Marketing Plan and working together to create simple, effective action steps to grow his business – and I’ve been impressed with his results.  I believe working with a great coach was essential in helping me upscale my own business […]

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Oscar Worthy Tips From Leading Virtual Assistants

In honor of last night’s Academy Awards celebration, I’ve gathered together an ‘Academy‘ of Virtual Assistants who I consider to be the cream of the crop.  I’ve asked these “Oscar-Worthy” ladies to give their ‘Best Supporting Advice” for new and aspiring Virtual Assistants.  So without further adieu, let’s allow these experts to strut-their-stuff on the red carpet and share their […]

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My Kitchen Reno

Happy Groundhog Day! I decided THIS would be the day to unveil my shiny new kitchen which is GORGEOUS beyond a ‘shadow’ of a doubt.  (See what I did there?) It’s not because I’m becoming a home decor blogger or because I want to brag or show off.  It’s because doing a full kitchen reno […]

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