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Mission #VetBiz Success

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Posted in:  Active Duty MilitaryEntrepreneurMilitary spouseSmall BusinessVeteran

November 4-9, 2019 is National Veterans Small Business Week. Each year the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) celebrates, connects, and empowers service members during National Veterans Small Business Week (NVSBW). This marks the sixth annual NVSBW. This includes the veteran- and military- and military-spouse owned business community. How is Paper Chaser Biz LLC celebrating? Well, […]

Tiaras and Transformations

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Posted in:  EntrepreneurVirtual Assistant

Donning a lime green tee shirt, I served as a volunteer for the 2019 Virtual Expert(TM) Live! My role? I was responsible for queuing tiaras [making sure they matched the recipient’s outfit] for the emcee to celebrate attendees who said ‘yes’ to taking control of their future by enrolling in Kathy Goughenour’s Expert VA® Training program. […]

Ask a Busy Person…

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Posted in:  Business TipsEntrepreneurSmall Business

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 […]

Making Mistakes Makes Me Sick

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Posted in:  Business TipsEntrepreneurVirtual Assistant

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. […]

Melissa St. Clair Awarded the Designation Certified Virtual Expert™

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Posted in:  EntrepreneurNewsVirtual Assistant

(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 […]

Holiday Marketing Themes

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Posted in:  BrandingBusiness TipsEntrepreneurSmall BusinessUncategorized

Inspired by the simplicity in the holiday decor at our home, on Sunday, December 2nd I created this year’s Facebook business page cover photo for Paper Chaser.          While out shopping a few days later, I noted Belk’s holiday design had a similar theme.           Upon checking the […]

CRMC Hiring Fair – National Entrepreneurship Month

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Posted in:  Business TipsEntrepreneurMilitary spouseSmall BusinessVeteranVirtual Assistant

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 […]

Prepare Your Small Business for a Natural Disaster

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Posted in:  Business TipsEntrepreneurSmall Business

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 […]