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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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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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NMSNCareers TweetChat: Time Management Tips

Join National Military Spouse Network (NMSN) members for a Tweetchat about Time Management. Thursday, January 5, 2017 at 2pm ET I’ll bee sharing tips how a Virtual Assistant (VA) can help with time management. Follow along on Twitter at #NMSNCareers Public invited. VA Tip: Try TWUBS to follow a specific hashtag. Twubs.com allows you to moderate […]

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As Good as Gold!

2016 marked a 10 year anniversary for my business and personally, I celebrate a milestone birthday. It’s been a golden year! These two benchmarks spurred me to reflect on my “why?” Why did I start my own business? I started my small business because I was seeking a more flexible and portable career where I could […]

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Shortest Notice Ever…MOVE

We were in the process of working the kinks out of our less than one year old home with the construction manager who was conducting our 11-month walk through when Uncle Sam called and uttered that four-letter word – M.O.V.E. A lovely low maintenance home in an award-winning community we enjoyed, in a location where […]

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Beeline for Business…The Power of a Facebook Page

Facebook answers the question: What is a Facebook Page? Pages are for businesses, brands and organizations to share their stories and connect with people. They offer unique tools for businesses, brands and organizations. Like profiles, you can customize Pages by publishing stories, hosting events, adding apps and more. People who like your Page and their […]

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How is a Virtual Assistant (VA) Like a Life Preserver?

Feel like you’re drowning at your desk? Dive into the parts of your business you LOVE and that make you MONEY! SWIM laps around your competition by delegating administrative tasks. Add a Virtual Assistant to your team to help you make a splash, keep your customer communications and correspondence a-float! Give a VA a task […]

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You deserve a break today – Happy Administrative Professionals Week/Day! April 24-30

Administrative Assistants are the ‘caregivers’ of every business office. Administrative Assistant is a broad job category that designates an individual who provides various kinds of administrative support to people and groups in business enterprises. (Wikipedia.com). The job title and responsibilities may vary. Wikipedia lists these attributes for an Administrative Assistant: Strong work ethic Productivity Professionalism Problem-solving and critical thinking skills Technical skills […]

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