Tag Archives | military spouse

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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Paper Chaser Announces Small Business Saturday Activities

Paper Chaser Announces Small Business Saturday Activities New product launch, business spotlight and a free white paper round out Paper Chaser’s Small Business Saturday activities (Beaufort, SC) – Military spouse entrepreneur, Melissa St. Clair, Owner of Paper Chaser has been supporting small business growth for over a decade in her business and is celebrating Small […]

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Beeline for Business…P.O. Boxes

Using a P.O. Box address as a small business owner is a controversial topic. As a military spouse entrepreneur who experiences frequent moves, I prefer to utilize a P.O. Box address versus my home/office address for user ease and separation of “Church and State.” The debate is ongoing about using the P.O. Box address versus your residence. […]

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3 Employment Myths That Plague Today’s Military Spouse

Merriam-Webster.com defines a myth (noun) as an idea or story that is believed by many people but that is not true. Military Spouses, Don’t fall prey to age-old fables about employment in relation to your military lifestyle. Don’t let yesterday’s yarns and beleaguered beliefs hold you back! No more tall tales! Let the truth be […]

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Beeline for Business…Best Laid Plans: Two Out of 12, Better Than None

“The best laid plans of mice and men often go astray.” –Robert Burns, Scottish poet and lyricist (adapted), 25 January 1759 – 21 July 1796. If you recall, Uncle Sam said it was time to move this summer and so we did. This Permanent Change of Station (PCS) came with a few months’ time for […]

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Portable Career Panel at National Military Spouse Career Summit

National Military Spouse Network (NMSN) will host a Panel to Discuss Portable Careers at Annual Military Spouse Career Summit on Saturday, November 14, 2015 at 2:30pm EST (1430h). Join Melissa St. Clair, Owner of Paper Chaser for this 2-day event designed for military spouse careerists and entrepreneurs. A PCS (permanent change of station) can be an […]

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