Virtual Assistant

Melissa St. Clair Earns Recertification as Certified Virtual Expert® 2023

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Melissa St. Clair, owner of Paper Chaser Biz LLC is pleased to announce recertification as a Certified Virtual Expert® through Virtual Expert® Training for 2023-2024. 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 ongoing expertise […]

Virtual Assistant Vinyasa

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Have you ever had to wear one of those bulky boots that help stabilize your foot after an injury? I spent two weeks in one followed by eight weeks of twice weekly intensive physical therapy and conditioning. If you know me, you know that I love to be active – hiking, walking, working out, and […]

What’s Your Workflow M.O.?

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Modus Operandi. I remember coming across the term “M.O.” in a book I read as a teenager. I asked my teacher what it meant, and her explanation has stuck with me all these years. “The way you approach a situation is like a personal signature,” she told me. “For you, I know that when you […]

Virtual Assistant (VA) Business Plan Template & Workbook

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When I started my Virtual Assistant (VA) business in 2006 the industry was so new there were no training programs. I utilized business startup resources available to me: Coastal Carolina Community College Small Business Center Jacksonvillle*Onslow Chamber of Commerce My professional network In order to help others during the startup phase, I created two (2) […]

Virtual Assistants Are a Special Vintage

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There are people who like wine, and there are people who LOVE wine. I have a friend who LOVES wine, and over the past year or two she has steadily created a wine collection of her favorite blends and labels. She has invested both time and money finding the perfect wines for her. My friend […]