the podcast

Hi! And Welcome to the Help Me Work Online, Esther! Podcast

Where we help unapologetically ambitious women work from anywhere, on their own terms

Episode 71 – 3 Things You Need to Know Before You Move to Another Country and Work Online
November 23, 2020
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [3:34] The 1st and most important thing you need to know before moving abroad 
  • [4:19] Why some countries have bigger digital nomad hubs compared to others
  • [15:54] Where you can check your passport strength and find out which visas you are eligible to apply for
Resources From This Episode
  • Check your passport strength here
  • Visit Nomad List to find out which cities are best for digital nomads
  • 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.

Subscribe & Review On

Episode 70 – The Finances You Need to Consider When Buying a House and How to Prepare Ahead of Time
November 16, 2020
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [5:09] The different things in my home that I can write off as tax deductions
  • [15:10] My biggest tip you need to know before you buy a house as a freelancer 
  • [16:03] How to prove that your income is legitimate
Resources From This Episode

Subscribe & Review On

Episode 69 – How You Can Live the Life You Want When You Buy a Home Under Budget
November 9, 2020
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [2:18] The 1st and BIGGEST lesson I wish more people took into consideration when buying a home for the first time
  • [5:37] What I wish I did financially before I lost everything and my marriage fell apart
  • [7:17] The exact percentage of our monthly mortgage cost and why this was the best option for us
Resources From This Episode

Subscribe & Review On

Episode 68 – What I Wish I Knew as an Entrepreneur Looking to Buy a Home for the First Time
November 2, 2020
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [3:28] The 1st thing I learned about buying a home that you really need to know
  • [5:22] How I was able to qualify for a loan with a low credit score after barely making the cut-off to qualify for the mortgage
  • [6:45] What I wish I could tell my younger self about paying off loans and boosting my credit score that I know now
Resources From This Episode

Subscribe & Review On

Episode 67 – How This Canadian Waitress Quit Her Job & Became a Virtual Assistant to Travel the World ft. Kerri Leigh
October 26, 2020
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [7:52] Kerri’s honest opinion about 90 Day VA and what she found to be the most helpful part about the course
  • [9:20] One hack that Kerri uses to help bring her spirits back up when the imposter syndrome kicks in
  • [21:35] Why Kerri says that finding the freedom that comes with working remotely has helped with her anxiety
Resources From This Episode
  • Want to connect with Kerrie? Follow her on Instagram!
  • My course, 90 Day VA, is open for enrollment – Enroll HERE!
  • 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.

Subscribe & Review On

Episode 66 – How Non-Native English Speakers Can Still Work Online as a Virtual Assistant ft. Christine Ofner
October 19, 2020
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [4:03] The advantages of being a virtual assistant when English is your second language
  • [5:25] Some ways to find clients and how they are able to pay you when you live and work in a different country
  • [15:38] Christine’s top tips if you are a non-native English speaker who is too scared to apply to online jobs
Resources From This Episode
  • Want to connect with Christine? Check out her website and Instagram!
  • My course, 90 Day VA, is open for enrollment – Enroll HERE!
  • 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.

Subscribe & Review On

Episode 65 – Why Working Online Isn’t a Get-Rich-Quick Scheme
October 12, 2020
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [3:41] How to recognize a scam right away when searching for work online and the red flags to look out for
  • [13:56] One (if not the biggest) investment I’ve made in my business that has led me to where I am today
  • [21:16] What I have to say to you if you think 90 Day VA is a get-rich-quick scheme
Resources From This Episode

Subscribe & Review On

Episode 64 – What Qualities You Should Have as a Virtual Assistant vs. Your Skills
October 5, 2020
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [3:55] The 1st quality you should have, that business owners look for, before hiring you as their virtual assistant
  • [9:43] What we see with some of our students and what they’re doing that will affect how they find work
  • [22:11] The #1 thing to consider if you’re not landing jobs 
Resources From This Episode

Subscribe & Review On

Episode 63 – How to Set Boundaries When You’re Working Online
September 28, 2020
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [4:41] The 1st important thing that you need to take care of before setting your boundaries as an online worker
  • [9:32] The 2nd thing to keep in mind when setting your boundaries and what I wished I did when I started in my business
  • [12:38] The signs to look out for that will show you when a client isn’t the right fit for you

 

Resources From This Episode

Subscribe & Review On

Episode 62 – Homeschooling Options to Consider for You and Your Kids
September 21, 2020
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [3:15] This is what you need to do first when transitioning from public school into homeschool
  • [4:57] The 1st thing you need to think about when you’re choosing the best homeschool option for you and your kids
  • [13:02] Another option that most people don’t think about when homeschooling their kids that could help prevent burnout

Subscribe & Review On