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Small Business Ideas

Is Your Copywriting Interesting?

by Michelle MangenNovember 4, 2014 Small Business Ideas

This is no time to get metaphysical about it. Quantum mechanics can be fascinating in theory, but their actual explanation is often so dull you’d rather have a dentist drilling in your molars than sit through it. Your topic may be interesting, but what we’re really asking is whether your copywriting has made it seem […]

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Freelance Fixer Uppers: Tools To Manage Your Busy Business

by Michelle MangenApril 29, 2014 Small Business Ideas

The life of a freelance business owner can seem like a dream, until you’re actually living the reality of constant paperwork and unending deadlines. The Small Business Administration recommends a few tried and trusted strategies to stay on top of your freelance game, including reducing overhead, growing your financial cushion, and seeking new opportunities to […]

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Building Passive Income

by Michelle MangenJanuary 31, 2014 Small Business Ideas

This is Day 31 in the 31 Days to Become a More Efficient Virtual Assistant Series Link to yesterday’s post: Six Tools and Tips to Build a Strong Team Look for a wrap up post tomorrow which will have all 31 blog posts from this month in one handy location for you!  == When I […]

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Six Reasons to Consider Subcontracting for Another Virtual Assistant

by Michelle MangenJanuary 29, 2014 Small Business Ideas

This is Day 29 in the 31 Days to Become a More Efficient Virtual Assistant Series Link to yesterday’s post: How to Maximize Your Billable Hours  == In a prior post I mentioned one of the most difficult things for new virtual assistants is finding clients. Have you considered the benefits of subcontracting, at a […]

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Virtual Assistants: How to Maximize Your Billable Hours

by Michelle MangenJanuary 28, 2014 Small Business Ideas

This is Day 28 in the 31 Days to Become a More Efficient Virtual Assistant Series Link to yesterday’s post: How to Productively Curate and Share Content == One of the biggest challenges I’ve experienced in my virtual assistant business over the years has been trading hours for dollars. There are only so many hours […]

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