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“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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Fore! The Don Ryan Center for Innovation

Note: Due to Hurricane Irma the Tournament has been cancelled. Check the DRCIGOLF site for details after the storm passes. The Don Ryan Center for Innovation is hosting its third annual Golf Tournament and Fundraiser Monday, September 11, 2017. Paper Chaser is supporting entrepreneurship through this fundraiser by donating a gift certificate to the Silent Auction! […]

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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 Evolution of the Administrative Professional

Administrative Professionals Day® highlights the important role of administrative professionals in all sectors of the modern economy worldwide. The History of Administrative Professionals Day was well, err, originally “Her”story. Administrative jobs of yesteryear were typically held by women. National Professional Secretaries Week and National Secretary’s Day was created  in 1952 through the work of Harry […]

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Beeline for Business…Email Etiquette

Email is the primary means of communication for business and that means it is often the first impression. We all know that the first impression is a lasting impression. As an entrepreneur, I provide virtual administrative services for small business owners and know first-hand a stellar first impression is paramount.  I work behind the scenes […]

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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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