Losing Time- A Review of the Latest Twitter Friend Adder TweetBig

Losing Time: A Review of the Latest Twitter Friend Adder – TweetBig

I’ve been trying out some programs that are supposed to make my life run a little smoother. Today’s blog is a review of the Twitter follow generator, TweetBig. TweetBig is designed for the soul purpose of increasing the overall quantity of one’s following on Twitter. While in some cases quantity rules, it is my opinion […]

Doing Your Due Diligence

Doing Your Due Diligence

I cannot express how important it is to do your due diligence, especially when starting your own business. When I first set up shop as a virtual assistant (VA) I was all over the place. I had an idea of what I wanted to do, just was not sure how to get started. I spent […]

Assessing Your VA Skill Set

Assessing Your Virtual Assistant Skill Set

Do you know what it takes to be a virtual assistant? Various life experiences contribute to one’s overall resume with regards to working from home as a virtual assistant. Today I’d like to expand on that though and help you break down your experience and see how it adds to your skill set as a […]

A Virtual Assistant in Training

A Virtual Assistant in Training

Have you ever felt as if you were in training, though you weren’t sure what you were training for? I have and I must say that it is an interesting feeling. You know, feeling God has something specific in mind for your life, but has yet to let you in on His plans. I bring […]

Getting Things Done - Apps & Programs for the Virtual Assistant

Getting Things Done: Apps & Programs for the Virtual Assistant

Many of my clients are able to tell me what they want with one caveat – they do not know how to get it done or how to make it happen. As a virtual assistant it is my job to figure it out – freeing up my client’s time on revenue generating tasks. Over the […]

Top 5 Email Marketing Services

Top 5 Email Marketing Services

Whether sending out a sales blast to your customers and clients or keeping in contact with a newsletter, email marketing is important. Though I don’t think it will ever truly replace physical advertisements and newsletters showing up in people’s mailboxes, with the evolution of the Internet and instantaneous connections, it is rapidly picking up speed.  […]

Virtualization versus Cloud Computing

Virtualization vs. Cloud Computing

Amongst all the great debates out there, here is yet another one to add to the ranks:  ‘Virtualization or Cloud Computing.’  Where do you stand in this ongoing debate? Virtualization is software which allows companies to, essentially, do more with less equipment through the utilization of certain software within their servers. If you’ve ever divided […]

Running Your Coffice from Panera Bread Company

Running Your Coffice from Panera Bread Company

An office with a view and fresh coffee – that is all you really need, right? Well, that and free Wi-Fi service. With many businesses today your office is wherever you are. With the natural progression of technology – the cell phone, laptop, Wi-Fi and cloud computing – telecommuting via a mobile office is quickly […]

How the Cloud Changes Choosing a Personal Computer

How the Cloud Changes Choosing a Personal Computer

In the 1980s the personal computer made a debut in homes across America. Since then technology has brought us cell phones, laptops, PDAs (personal digital assistant), netbooks and now tablets. Personal computing devices have become smaller, smarter and faster all at the same time. Throughout this time we have also seen advances to the internet. […]