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How to get awesome clients

If you want to have a satisfying and fulfilling freelance career it’s really important to have clients that you enjoy working with – because there’s no point in leaving a (horribly unfulfilling, tedious but secure) full-time job to still be miserable at work! A great client is a rare and wonderful thing but not as… Read more »

How to manage difficult clients

Difficult clients can undermine your business, knock your confidence, feed your insecurity, make you doubt yourself and even make you start to hate freelancing – so it’s really important you know how to identify and manage all the different types. Remember that you work with your client, not for them so be proactive, steer the… Read more »

How Jan Baber set up her VA business and got clients alongside her full time job

Because my DIY VA course gets such great results, I wanted to share some of the inspiring success stories from people who have taken the course and set up their own freelance business. Although Jan Baber loved her job, she wanted to find out what her full potential was and if she could actually reach… Read more »

How Lauren Moon set up her VA business following a family bereavement

Because my DIY VA course gets such great results, I wanted to share some of the inspiring success stories from people who have taken the course and set up their own freelance business. Following a family bereavement, Lauren took some time to evaluate her life and decided that life was way too short to be… Read more »

Do you need a blog and what should you write about?

There is often much discussion over on the VA Handbookers Facebook group as to whether it’s worth having a blog on your website or not. On one hand people hear that it’s good for search engine optimisation (SEO), but on the other hand they don’t want to write one if they don’t really need it… Read more »

How Sarah Liddle set up her VA business after seeing friends go through life changing events

Because my DIY VA course gets such great results, I wanted to share some of the inspiring success stories from people who have taken the course and set up their own freelance business. After seeing friends go through some serious life changing events, Sarah Liddle started to question where her own life was heading and… Read more »

How Jo Lewis set up her VA business after being overlooked at work

Because my DIY VA course gets such great results, I wanted to share some of the inspiring success stories from people who have taken the course and set up their own freelance business. After working for the same company for 13 years and then being overlooked for a well-deserved promotion, Jo Lewis decided she’d had… Read more »

How Fay Blakey set up her VA business to spend more time with her little boy

Because my DIY VA course gets such great results, I wanted to share some of the inspiring success stories from people who have taken the course and set up their own freelance business. After being made redundant, Fay Blakey wanted enjoyable, flexible part-time work so she could spend more time with her son. Here’s the story… Read more »

How Laura Coyle set up her VA business after being made redundant

Because my DIY VA course gets such great results, I wanted to share some of the inspiring success stories from people who have taken the course and set up their own freelance business. After being made redundant, Laura Coyle wanted a working life that would reduce her stress levels and fit around her three young… Read more »

How Sophie Khaksari set up and landed her first client within six weeks

Because my DIY VA course gets such great results, I wanted to share some of the inspiring success stories from people who have taken the course and set up their own freelance business. After going on maternity leave, Sophie Khaksari wanted to establish a flexible working life that would fit around her young daughter. Here’s the… Read more »

How Catherine Gladwyn set up her VA business after literally becoming sick of her job

Because my DIY VA course gets such great results, I wanted to share some of the inspiring success stories from people who have taken the course and set up their own freelance business. When Catherine became sick with stress last year she decided to set up her own business and call the shots instead. Here’s the… Read more »

How Emma Conway-Hyde set up her business after deciding she wanted more from her life

Because my DIY VA course gets such great results, I wanted to share some of the inspiring success stories from people who have taken the course and set up their own freelance business. After years of commuting and office politics, Emma Conway-Hyde wanted more from her life so decided to set up a business on her… Read more »