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How Remote Work Helped in Divine’s Journey as a Cancer Survivor

How Remote Work Helped in Divine's Journey as a Cancer Survivor

In this blog post, I interviewed Leodivine Quizon. Divine is an Eventologist, Women Empowerment Advocate and a Survivor. Here are seven questions she graciously answered: When and how did you start working from home? I started searching and learning about it when I was diagnosed with Cervical Cancer because I had no option but to stay at home for a while. When the doctors declared that I was already free with cancer and fit to go to work, I jumped in right away to help with our financial struggle at that time. How does being a Virtual Assistant benefit you? […]

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How Excelling in Excel Led to a Thriving Freelance Career and Business

Roxy Lineses

Roxanne Lineses, or Roxy, is a Pampanga-based Business Owner, VA Coach and MS Excel Reports Trainer and Consultant with more than 13 years of experience in Business Intelligence Reports Development and Analytics. She is a Microsoft Excel Reports trainer who is focused in training Corporate Employees, Freelancers and Entrepreneurs how to effectively manage a Database, automate templates and produce Dashboard Reports to help an organization with their decision making. She owns a small training center in Angeles City Pampanga where she conducts free workshops, coaching sessions and one on one consultation. She is the creator of GBSS MS Excel Master […]

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From a BPO Corporate Slave to “The Digital Commuter”

Jennette Cajucom, or Jen, is a Zambales-based digital marketing consultant and certified project manager with more than 10 years of experience. She is a digital marketing consultant for CEOs who want to improve on their personal branding. She gives free online digital marketing coaching basics as well as free onsite workshops in Subic on how to start working from home. She is the creator of The Digital Commuter, as she used to travel a lot and uses her travel experience in enriching her knowledge in human-centered marketing. With TDC Concepts as her branchild, Jennette also conducts seasonal digital marketing workshops […]

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VA Success Story: Liberty Baldovino aka The Youthful Granny VA

VA Success Story: Liberty Baldovino aka The Youthful Granny VA

Liberty Baldovino has been one of the most interviewed Virtual Assistant last 2016. For one, she has been featured by Freelance Blend Founder and Host, Marvin de Leon. To watch the interview, click the play button below: I’ve also gone ahead and reached out to her to ask her 5 simple and straightforward questions about her Virtual Assistant journey. Read on…

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Lessons Learned from Remote Executive Assistant, Rea Yadao

Lessons Learned from Remote Executive Assistant, Rea Yadao

In this blog post, I’ll share with you my interview with Rea Yadao, a Remote Executive Assistant and Training and Development Lead of OnlineJobsUniversity.com. Let me give you a background of Rea by sharing with you her introduction video here: Now that you’ve gotten to know Rea a little by watching the video, why not get to know her more?  Read on as Rea shares some of her lessons learned from being an online professional, some tools of the trade and valuable Virtual Assistant tips.

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Virtual Assistant Success Story: Nina Mendoza

Virtual Assistant Success Story

This week, I’d like to share another Virtual Assistant success story of Nina Mendoza. Nina is the Founder of New Smart Marketing Strategies.  She helps business owners grow their business by generating more leads and sales using updated and proven Digital Marketing strategies. Currently, she heads the Facebook Marketing arm of an agency based in the United States.  She also consulted and advised different brands in markets such as: real estate, food and restaurants, apparels, information products, events, health and fitness, subscription boxes/products, professional services and many more… Learn more about Nina as she answers the following questions: When and how […]

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5 Tips to Start Your Work From Home Career from Sarie San Pablo

5 Tips to Start Your Work From Home Career from Sarie San Pablo

Sarie San Pablo is an active administrator of Philippine Virtual Assistants Network. This is where I got to know Sarie. I love how she keeps things organized in the group. I’ve asked her how it is to be PVAN’s admin and asked her insights about how an aspiring VA can start a work from home career fast. A brief background about Sarie: She was a corporate manager for over ten years before she left the corporate rat race and became an online professional in 2009. Competition was not as tough as now during those times but because of hard work, […]

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A Work-from-Home Transcriptionist’s Success Story

A Work-from-Home Transcriptionist's Success Story

Wondering how you can work-from home as a transcriptionist? I’d like to share with you my interview with Emily Tan Cal. Emily is a work-from-home transcriptionist for nine years and a single mom with three wonderful kids, two of whom are in their early 20s, and a 10-year-old little girl, who inspire her to work her best all the time. She said being a work-from-home transcriptionist “was just a dream that became a reality”. Back in the early 90s, she worked in a big network as a script translator/transcriber wherein she would translate scripts from Tagalog to English. And later on, her boss […]

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Meet The Real Rockstar Virtual Assistant

Meet The Real Rockstar Virtual Assistant

You know how some online job postings usually use the phrase – “looking for a rockstar Virtual Assistant”? Well, I think their search is over. Caren Tevanny is the real deal. Caren is the vocalist and rhythm and lead guitarist for the band Tevanny and she also works as a Virtual Assistant specializing in social media marketing and Facebook advertising. Now, if she isn’t a rockstar Virtual Assistant, then, I don’t know what she is. 😀 I had a quick chat with Caren where she answered a few questions about how she ended up working online. Plus, if you continue to […]

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Joy Collado’s Virtual Assistant Journey – From Dreams to Reality

Joy Collado’s Virtual Assistant Journey

This week, we’re featuring another Virtual Assistant from the Philippines. Joy Collado is a Customer Support Superstar. Yes, that’s her official job title. She’s also a freelance writer. In her free time she daydreams about her novel trying to figure out how to write it. Let’s jump right into the interview: How did you get started as a Virtual Assistant? I learned about Virtual Assistance in 2012. Back then I was working as an accounting assistant in Metrobank. I wanted to build my own business and have something I can call my own but didn’t really know what kind of […]

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