Archive | Military spouse

“Jeans are always a good idea.”

Someone said, “Jeans are always a good idea.” I would add, especially on Denim Day. Heck, some business owners don blue jeans as a standard uniform. “Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg regularly rocks jeans.” (CNBC). Friday, October 6, 2017 marks the American Cancer Society’s Denim Day. Join me as Paper Chaser Goes Pink! for 2017 during the […]

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Paring Down for PCS (Permanent Change of Station)

Moving is always an exhausting process: planning, preparing, purging, packing, pick-up, delivery, unpacking, and re-establishment. It seems just when you are finally feeling settled and have 99.9% weaned yourself from the GPS to get around town, it is time to move again. Moving for my family includes household goods along with my home-office. While we […]

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Career, Education, and Health Fair

Paper Chaser will bee on hand to share information about portable careers! The Career, Education, and Health Fair on 22 June is for your mind and body! Meet potential employers, college representatives and fitness experts at this FREE event in the MCAS Beaufort Fitness Center. For more information, call (843) 228-6463/6670 (employment), (843) 228-7421/7484/7474 (college) […]

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Military Spouse Business Owner Celebrates Military Spouse Startups

Military Spouse Appreciation Day (May 12, 2017) is a day to honor military spouses and recognizes the important role our military families play in keeping our Armed Forces strong and our country safe. Military spouse entrepreneur, Melissa St. Clair, Owner of Paper Chaser is pleased to offer a special promotion for Military Spouse Appreciation Day during May […]

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The Milspo Project 2017 Honor Auction

2017 Honor Auction The Milspo Project is celebrating Military Spouse Appreciation Day by hosting their first ever fundraising event in Wilmington, North Carolina, Friday, May 12, 2017! On tap: Bluegrass, BBQ and Beer As an Honor Auction guest, expect to learn about military life, military spouses, and how our members are using Milspo Project resources to […]

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The MilSpo Project #SpouseStories: Melissa St. Clair

Hello friends!  Click Play to view this installment of #SpouseStories LIVE – from The Milspo Project’s Facebook page on April 5th at 1:15 EST. Interview with Elizabeth Boardman, Executive Director/Founding Partner. We will be interviewing military spouse, entrepreneur, virtual assistant, and self-proclaimed worker bee, Melissa St. Clair of Paper Chaser – Virtual Administrative Services! “Military spouses make great […]

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A Portable Career That Works With a Military Lifestyle

Wanting more freedom and flexibility to match my busy lifestyle as a military spouse, I longed for an opportunity to earn a steady income while utilizing my years of executive office experience. Upon learning about the option of a portable career as a Virtual Assistant (VA), I resigned from my day job, donned an entrepreneurial […]

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NMSNCareers TweetChat: Time Management Tips

Join National Military Spouse Network (NMSN) members for a Tweetchat about Time Management. Thursday, January 5, 2017 at 2pm ET I’ll bee sharing tips how a Virtual Assistant (VA) can help with time management. Follow along on Twitter at #NMSNCareers Public invited. VA Tip: Try TWUBS to follow a specific hashtag. Twubs.com allows you to moderate […]

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As Good as Gold!

2016 marked a 10 year anniversary for my business and personally, I celebrate a milestone birthday. It’s been a golden year! These two benchmarks spurred me to reflect on my “why?” Why did I start my own business? I started my small business because I was seeking a more flexible and portable career where I could […]

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