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24 Virtual Assistant Software, Tools, Apps and Resources

24 Virtual Assistant Software, Tools, Apps and Resources

There are so many options for choosing the right virtual assistant software, tools, apps, and resources to use in your virtual assistant business. As a tech lover, I’ve tried a lot of them, and have rounded up my absolute favorites to help you build and grow your service-based business.   Virtual Assistant Software and Tools for Productivity Using the right tools to organize your business and keep yourself productive is essential as your business grows and you are working with multiple clients. Anything that can help you automate and take tasks off your plate is a win-win! Here are the…

4 Ways to Make an Email Newsletter More Enticing For Your Audience

4 Ways to Make an Email Newsletter More Enticing For Your Audience

As a business, having a great marketing plan, an amazing team, bullet-proof services/products, and overall goals are all part of the business model. But have you thought more about creating a mailing list – to further grow your outreach and possibly use it as a method to keep your “fans” informed on the growth of your business? The question is, how do you make it enticing? How do you keep people from “unsubscribing”? Let’s break that down into 4 actionable steps: 1. Create Content that your audience will appreciate and want to read about! By making sure that this newsletter…

How to Figure Out Which Digital Product You Should Create

How to Figure Out Which Digital Product You Should Create

The power of digital downloads, freebies, and ebooks are a growing commodity as a digital entrepreneur – even as a service provider. It allows you the opportunity to take a problem you are seeing that you are an authority on and allowing it to become a potential source of income – starting as a digital download and possibly becoming something you could create a support group, ie. Introvertpreneur Club or a digital signature course to sell to a larger needed audience. But how, in this growing market, do you decide what to take the time to create. When it comes…

13 Things Nobody Tells You About Owning a Service-Based Business

13 Things Nobody Tells You About Owning a Service-Based Business

I have been an entrepreneur full-time since 2015, and I actually launched my first business in 2007. I have learned so many things over the years about growing and running a business. I have run a physical product business and I have run three service-based businesses. One of the most important things to realize, that a lot of us don’t at the beginning, is how much hard work running a business is and how much time and patience – on your part – it actually takes to be successful. Let’s dive into the 13 things that no one tells you…

The 5 Best Ways to Grow Your Email List

The 5 Best Ways to Grow Your Email List

Are you trying to grow your email list but feel stuck not seeing the results you expected? Keep reading, this blog post is for you.  One of the main reasons why email marketing is beneficial for you is the fact that it’s an ever-growing list that’s not going anywhere. If your social media profile gets hacked and you have an email list, you don’t have to worry because you have people to reach out to. However, if you don’t have the email list, you lost all the people you had on there, and you have to start all over again….

Top Reasons Why Your Sales Funnel Isn’t Converting

Top Reasons Why Your Sales Funnel Isn’t Converting

Let’s chat about the top reasons why your sales funnel may not be converting your subscribers into clients or customers. If you have a sales funnel created – way to go, it’s a huge accomplishment. Creating a sales funnel that works is not one size fits all, but there are some of the main and important factors that matter when it comes to creating a sales funnel that is actually successful.    What is a Sales Funnel? If you’re asking what is a sales funnel and you don’t currently have one set up, let’s dive into that first. A sales…

5 Productivity Hacks to Help Entrepreneurs Scale Their Business

5 Productivity Hacks to Help Entrepreneurs Scale Their Business

Entrepreneurship is great! You get to be your own boss, you set your own rules, and you can choose how your day at work will look like. There is a lot of freedom coming with this dream lifestyle you create yourself, but even though all this sounds amazing, there is another side of the coin, too. With all this freedom, there are also a lot of responsibilities, decisions to be made, and things that you need to take care of on your own. You are the boss, but you’re also a problem solver, accountant, project manager, and tech wizard. It’s…

How to Save Time and Repurpose Your Blog Posts

How to Save Time and Repurpose Your Blog Posts

Do you have a lot of old content but you can’t come up with any new ideas for posts? REPURPOSE! I’m sure there is so much valuable information in your previous blog posts/social media posts/or podcast episodes, so why not use it again? Especially the blog posts, these are usually longer chunks of text and they can definitely be repurposed into social media posts or even new blog posts. Therefore, next time when you feel stuck on what to post next or not having enough time to produce new quality content, think about the material that you already have and…

Why Batching is the Best Way to Save Time and Be More Productive

Why Batching is the Best Way to Save Time and Be More Productive

We, as entrepreneurs, do a lot in a day! We are juggling customers/clients, families, marketing, accounting, receivables, payables… the list goes on. Don’t even get me started on emails. When it comes to doing all of these things as an entrepreneur, it is more important than ever to have a fantastic project management software (like ClickUp), so you can delegate appropriately to your team and know where your business is sitting. Also, another trick of the trade is to implement batching. Much like setting boundaries with clients and loved ones, it is a way to set limits to your precious…

How Service Based Business Owners Can Use Dubsado

How Service Based Business Owners Can Use Dubsado

Are you using more than one CRM? As a new business owner, there is a lot you need to deal with. Some activities around your business are fun, some not so much. Paperwork or in other words administrative tasks is one thing that you as an entrepreneur might struggle with or try to avoid for as long as you can. To start off your business, you most likely don’t want to spend too much money and rather use free platforms that will do the trick. It’s not bad to think about it this way, but what about efficiency? Is it…

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