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Ask a Busy Person…

You’ve heard the saying, “If you want something done, ask a busy person,” attributed to Benjamin Franklin. I have personal experience in this scenario as I have a hard time saying, “no,” so in turn, I became an efficient multi-tasker. With the realization multi-tasking is not the best M.O. along with the fact I am […]

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Making Mistakes Makes Me Sick

You’ve seen the email newsletter titles hit your Inbox: “I screwed up!” “Let’s get this right this time…” “We’re so sorry, but we’re fixing it.” [Corrected] >> inserted newsletter title << You cringe with empathy for the Sender then breathe a sigh of relief, the mistake wasn’t yours. Mistakes happen. Mistakes literally make me sick. […]

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Melissa St. Clair Awarded the Designation Certified Virtual Expert™

(Beaufort, SC) – Melissa St. Clair, owner of Paper Chaser – Virtual Administrative Services is proud to announce being awarded the designation Certified Virtual Expert™ for 2019. A Certified Virtual Expert™ is recognized as a leader in the field of support professionals. A Certified Virtual Expert™ must complete advanced training and provide third-party proof of […]

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CRMC Hiring Fair – National Entrepreneurship Month

Hiring Event 7 November | 1100-1400 | MCAS Beaufort Officers Club This event is FREE and open to all Active Duty, Retirees, Veterans, Family Members, and DoD Civilians. Come with your resume and be ready to network and possibly interview with employers to include Lockheed Martin, Charter Communications, PSA Airlines, MCCS South Carolina, Tallahassee Police […]

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Prepare Your Small Business for a Natural Disaster

I love living on the East Coast, but hurricane season keeps us on our toes 1 June through 30 November. Prepare your small business before the angst and uncertainty of an approaching storm become completely engulfing. Before the storm: Developing Standard Operating Procedures specifically for storm preparation, level(s) of functioning during the storm, and post-storm […]

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Panel: #Lifehacks for Balancing Work & Family << canceled due to Hurricane Florence

The definition of work-life balance differs for everyone. Excited to serve on this panel and share my best work-life tips and experiences as a military spouse entrepreneur! Description: A Panel of Military Spouse Professionals will share their tips for finding balance with work and family life while living the within a dynamic ever changing active duty […]

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Is Your Small Business Coasting Through Summer?

Whether operating a small business as a sole proprietor, managing a storefront with numerous staff, or corralling your household, creating and utilizing systems, and processes are paramount to maximum efficiency, planning, and productivity. Automation can streamline steps, save time, and trees. Yes, trees! Otherwise I would have Post-it(R) notes everywhere. Office automation refers to the varied […]

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Facebook Live: Standard Operating Procedures

Facebook Live: Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) Join host, Kathy Goughenour, Expert VA® Trainer and Business Coach, and guest, Melissa St. Clair, owner of Paper Chaser for a Facebook Live on Wednesday, August 1, 2018 12pm CT | 1pm ET on https://www.facebook.com/expertvatraining/. Learn: What is a Standard Operating Procedure? Why are SOPs important? How to develop […]

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