How to Find (and Utilize) the Best Virtual Assistant For Your Solo Business

The Solopreneur Life

That’s a great question to ask while interviewing though. Larry: Off topic slightly, but are the oDesks and eLances of the world hurting VAs and the rates they can charge? Ads, resumes, references, background checks, phone calls and emails trying to find that “perfect fit”… it’s a pain for a busy entrepreneur. S olopreneurs frequently ask me questions about virtual assistants. I turned to Amy Wright, CEO of for answers. Amy Wright.

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How to Set Your Copywriting Fees and Earn What You’re Worth

Men With Pens

Another discussion was with an associate who said he saw freelance projects on Elance with bids of $50 for sales letters and $5 for blog posts. When you add up the time it takes for estimates, contracts, printing, filling, phone calls, and all the rest, you’ll lose money without a minimum. Even if the meeting is just an hour, I have to account for the extra time of meeting prep, road time, and returning phone calls I miss while out of the office.

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Your online Business Development System: The Blog Transmitter


For example, you can do a video interview with an international expert if you can get them on Skype using the Pamela add-on. Graphics Designers: elance.

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