Distant Assistant

Virtual Assistant & VA Resources

How Aussie VA’s can hack Upwork

Back when I started as a VA, Upwork was called ODesk or Elance.  Those two merged together and gave us Upwork! These platforms, right from the start, have had two distinct type of Freelancers.  The first is the $5/hour overseas VA's... Continue Reading →

What am I worth in the VA world?

Not entirely sure what you are worth in the VA world but know what you are worth in the real world. Here's a really simple way to work it out... 1. What would you earn in the "real world" for... Continue Reading →

Can I be a VA? The first checklist.

In the past week I have come across a few people wanting to start a VA business but they're not sure where to begin. I've been a successful VA for the last 5 years and during that time I have... Continue Reading →

Virtual Assistant

  /ˈVƏːTƩƱƏL ƏˈSɪST(Ə)NT/   noun   An independent contractor who provides administration services to clients while operating outside of the client's office. A virtual assistant typically operates from a home office, but is still able to access the necessary documents via... Continue Reading →

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