Corrie Alexander

There are many ways to make a living from home, but not many are as versatile as virtual assisting.  Not only can you work from anywhere and anytime, but in many cases, you actually get paid to learn! Not only that, there is any number of niches to specialize in, from email management to podcast …

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I love reading, but I find that actually choosing books to read is an arduous task. After all, there are so many to choose from, and despite reading thirty rave reviews on a particular book, there are always those few one or two-star reviews that make you wonder if reading the book is really worth …

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No matter how well trained, confident, or otherwise prepared you feel about your small business endeavors, there is one inescapable truth that you must accept:  You will need to know how to deal with setbacks. Setbacks are part of the territory as an entrepreneur. (Really, they’re just part of life!) And while you should definitely …

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Thanks to the internet, remote work and “digital nomads” are rising in number as more people turn to the worldwide web for conducting business. It can be really exciting as a freelancer to work with people from all over the world! Unfortunately, working with clients from across the globe can come with its own challenges. …

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Working from home is an exciting prospect for many, but it’s not without its challenges, especially if you have limited space to work with. There’s only so much square footage in your home and it all seems to be in use! It can make setting up your workstation a frustrating task.  Although it may be …

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Figuring out exactly what to put on a freelance resume can be a stumbling block for many new freelancers. Because the reality is, how you write resumes as a freelancer or virtual assistant should be a lot different than how you’re probably used to writing them. (Like for more corporate roles.) It that seems confusing, …

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