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Episode 82 – How to Find Support on Your Online Work Journey: 90 Day VA Q&A Call Sneak Peek
February 9, 2021
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [01:34] The types of work you can submit to your portfolio mentor for feedback
  • [02:40] How to assess if you can or can’t afford a portfolio mentor
  • [04:22] The #1 thing business owners are really looking for
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Episode 81 – I’m Not Good Enough to Be a VA: 90 Day VA Q&A Call Sneak Peek
February 2, 2021
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [01:50] The unexpected skill you’ll learn working as a VA and its silver lining
  • [03:58] One of the most in-demand services you can offer as a VA
  • [04:45] A helpful word of advice from former 90 Day VA student
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Episode 80 – How This Exercise Physiologist Made 6-Figures in Her First Year Working as a Virtual Assistant Feat. Katie Hudspeth
January 25, 2021
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [7:41] The skills Katie had from prior experience working in healthcare that she uses as a VA
  • [13:18] The 1st tip you need to know if you want to create service packages but you’re not sure how
  • [16:32] This helped Katie reach 6-figures in her first year of working as a VA
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Episode 79 – How to Get Set Up Legally as a VA in Australia Feat. Ruth Gibbons
January 18, 2021
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [04:50] The 3 biggest reasons why Ruth chose to leave her full-time, corporate job and transitioned to working online
  • [09:13 ] How Ruth worked past the negativity she received as a 51-year-old woman working remotely
  • [21:42] How Ruth works her business expenses (like superannuation and taxes) into her rates
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Episode 78 – The Adventures of Tiny Home Living and Working Remotely Feat. Tiny House Expedition
January 11, 2021
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [3:48] One of the biggest takeaways from tiny home living
  • [8:16] The mindset you need to get into to make the downsizing seem possible and why you need to be kind to yourself in the process
  • [36:55] How tiny living acts as a tool for financial and lifestyle goals
Resources From This Episode
  • Connect with Alexis and Christian with The Tiny House Expedition on Instagram!
  • You can also follow the tiny house movement on their website or YouTube channel.
  • Download the Campendium app to find free campsites and strong WiFi signals based on your phone provider in the U.S.

 

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Episode 77 – How This Family of 4 Left Their Corporate Jobs and Sold Their House to Travel the World Feat. The FUNemployed Family
January 4, 2021
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [3:57] What sparked Ben and Kelly to both leave their full-time, corporate jobs to travel the world as a family
  • [13:35] What to expect when you’re traveling with kids and working remotely from all over the world
  • [15:54] Ben and Kelly’s biggest tip for families traveling with kids
Resources From This Episode
  • Connect with the FUNemployed Family on Instagram or Facebook!
  • Learn more about the FUNemployed Family on their website.
  • You can also watch all of their fun adventures on YouTube!

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Episode 76 – How This Aussie Turned His Love for Adventure, Travel, and Photography Into a Full-Time Job Feat. Jess Bonde
December 28, 2020
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [4:53] How much he bought his first van for, the renovation costs, and the profit he made after selling it
  • [7:16] How Jess landed his first gig as a travel photographer
  • [9:39] One of his biggest tactics used to land new clients and connect with different brands
Resources From This Episode
  • Connect with Jess on Instagram!
  • You can also learn more about what Jess does for a living on his website.
  • Not sure what 90 Day VA is or what a “Virtual Assistant” is or what they do? Check out our 100% free intro class here to find out how you can get started in the work online journey.

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Episode 75 – How This Mom Pays Rent in the Most Expensive City in the World While Working Online Feat. Lottie Reeves
December 21, 2020
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [6:47] What is a narrowboat? And how Lottie and her boyfriend decided they wanted to live in one
  • [13:34] The advantages of living in a narrowboat versus living in a flat and what their monthly expenses are
  • [31:09] How to deal with the opinions from friends or family members who don’t understand the decisions you make
Resources From This Episode
  • If you want to learn more about Lottie and her services, check out her website!
  • You can also connect with Lottie on Instagram!
  • Not sure what 90 Day VA is or what a “Virtual Assistant” is or what they do? Check out our 100% free intro class here to find out how you can get started in the work online journey.

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Episode 74 – The Unexpected Benefits of Being a Digital Nomad Feat. Deya Aliaga
December 14, 2020
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [8:20] The struggles of living in a different time zone than your client and how to manage
  • [12:45] A major drawback for someone who is constantly changing locations 
  • [27:53] How Deya and I met, what we did before, and how she became the COO for VAI
Resources From This Episode
  • Connect with Deya on Instagram!
  • Want to learn how to become a Digital Business Manager? Check out DBM Bootcamp
  • Not sure what 90 Day VA is or what a “Virtual Assistant” is or what they do? Check out our 100% free intro class here to find out how you can get started in the work online journey.

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Episode 73 – The Very Best and Worst Parts of Living in Bali
December 7, 2020
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [3:49] What you can expect to pay for a nice villa within 3-5 minutes from the beach and what’s included
  • [6:34] My advice to you if you plan on staying long-term and what risks you need to be aware of before making any decisions
  • [10:01] How much it costs to hire full-time, at-home staff
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