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Free Online Courses You Can Take to Improve Your Business Skills

Free Online Courses You Can Take to Improve Your Business Skills

Taking online courses to help you improve your business skills is a great way to keep working your day job, or building your business, while also learning information that will help you become a huge success. You can do either accredited or non-accredited courses online, paid or

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Should you charge your client for your learning curve?

Should you charge your client for your learning curve?

Have you ever had a client ask you to do something that you’ve never done before, maybe something outside of your normal skillset? Maybe they need you to customize that new WordPress theme, or create a new banner for a Facebook Group, or even learn how to

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Don’t Give Up a Need for a Want

Don’t Give Up a Need for a Want

When you start a business venture it’s very easy to get carried away. You get excited and suddenly find yourself sleeping only four hours a night, eating fatty fast food, and avoiding moving from your desk chair for 18 hours a day. Sure, you might eventually get

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Best Practices for Designing Your Site’s Navigation

Best Practices for Designing Your Site’s Navigation

One of the most important aspects outside of aesthetics and a working website is your site’s navigation. If your site is not easy to get around for both your visitors and search engine robots, then it will be hard for your ideal customers to even find your

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Failing Is Part of the Growth Process

Failing Is Part of the Growth Process

The truth is that if you don’t fail now and then, you’re not trying hard enough. Many virtual assistants have such a fear of failure that they never push themselves to move through a challenge, and so they never experience failure OR success. They just coast along.

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Perseverance Pays Off

Perseverance Pays Off

Many famous and successful business owners have a history of failure behind them. The reason they finally succeeded is because they never gave up. The proof that perseverance pays off is in the following stories of people who are successful. Look them up and read about them.

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Common Branding Mistakes that VAs Make

Common Branding Mistakes that VAs Make

No matter how big or small your business, you need to focus on branding. Branding is the process by which you control what your clients think when they see or hear about you, your company, your products and/or services. You want a particular image to come to

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How Social Media Turns into Leads

How Social Media Turns into Leads

Social media is great for building a community and getting to know people. But, in order to make it useful for business you have to move people from prospects to leads by getting them onto your email list, or getting them to buy a product or use

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How Do You Quantify Success?

How Do You Quantify Success?

Quantifying success isn’t always just about dollars. Sometimes it’s about how you feel about the dollars you make. If you work in a corporate environment in a cubicle but what you really want is to work outdoors (even though you will make three times the money in

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Is Your Website Mobile Friendly?

Is Your Website Mobile Friendly?

Maybe you think that your website is mobile friendly – you may have even paid for an expensive theme that claimed to be mobile friendly – but you’re still not sure. There are some online sources that you can use to check. Even if you think your

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