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New Habits for the New Year

by Tiffany on January 14, 2015

in Life & Such

I am a HUGE goal gal!  I believe the only way to truly stay the course of success is to set goals, long term, short term, attainable and a bit unattainable (whats the old saying if you shoot for the moon and fail at least you land among the stars 😉  But for this New […]

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It’s official – my mind has entered summertime mode. So yes, I plan on taking it easy-ish this summer – outside of a couple of weeks of scheduled vacation I am working through the summer, but I got to thinking… what else can I do to make the summer more fun in my biz? A […]

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There is an aspect of being in business for ourselves that can be a hard pill to swallow… especially when you are in a business that is very “personally” focused. My business is very much a part of me and who I am (which I think is true for most of us in this day and […]

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Wow – today sucked. I will admit it. I had a pretty rough day on the working front. This was a “loads of stuff to get done today” kind of Monday – which isn’t unusual. Top that with the fact i’m heading off to Portland tomorrow for the IVAA Conference (speaking about becoming an OBM, […]

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When you are a support professional, one of the hardest things is to be able to say “no” to someone – especially to a client who needs something from you. We had a really great discussion about this last week in one of our OBM Virtual Retreat days… a few of the gals were sharing […]

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Do you take the holiday season (Christmas) off?customer surveys (yes, i’m loving the polls lately…. fun!) Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post Print for later Tell a friend

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I’m talking any kind of work – even if it’s a super quick “I just want to check email on Sunday night so I don’t get slammed Monday morning” sort of thing. I’m curious how many of us do (or don’t.) Do you work on the weekends?Market Research Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend […]

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I’m actually fascinated by confidence and the role it plays in our success. On one hand it is the *key* to being hired and paid well for what you do. On the other hand a lack of confidence can actually be a good indicator of what is next for you and your business… Check out […]

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It occured to me today on one of our Future of Virtual Assistance calls that we are actually pioneers as virtual assistants, online business managers and the like. Having worked in the virtual support industry for over 10 years now I actually forget that what we do, how we work and what we offer is […]

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With all the changes in my biz over the past few months I’ve been very purposely letting go of the ‘doing’ – with my awesome team in place (Tiffany and Marki) I’ve actually been able to pull myself out of a lot of the doing stuff that occupied much of my time. They’ve been lovingly […]

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