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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

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Episode 61 – AJ & Esther Share How They Balance Their Household While Running a Business
September 14, 2020
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [1:44] How AJ and I manage our household and business together every day and where we struggle the most
  • [3:52] One of the first things you can outsource as you’re building your business
  • [18:37] How AJ really feels about me being the breadwinner of the family
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Episode 60 – AJ & Esther Talk About Life After Bali and Their Move Back to the U.S.
September 7, 2020
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [1:59] AJ and I talk about what we like to do in our free time as a family
  • [10:20] The 1st reason why we left Bali and moved back to the U.S.
  • [14:46] The coolest part about working online that has made moving back to the U.S. and buying a home an easy decision
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Episode 59 – AJ & Esther on Married Life
August 31, 2020
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  •  [3:42] How I met my husband AJ, where we were, and what we were both doing at the time
  • [10:20] Find out if AJ and I are planning for another baby in the future
  • [14:09] Our 1st tip (and the best advice we’ve ever received) for building a strong marriage with your partner
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Ep. 58 How I Made My First Million Dollars as an Online Business Owner
August 24, 2020
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [3:00] The 1st biggest thing that has helped me on my journey towards making a million dollars  
  • [10:17] What to expect from other people once your business starts to pick up and the things to consider in order to make a Return on Investment
  • [11:00] How I make the right investments for my business and the types of people I look for when hiring help
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Episode 57 – How to Stop Charging Your Clients Per Hour When Working Online
August 17, 2020
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [3:19] Why charging hourly rates is so horrible and what you can expect to happen if you do
  • [4:50] How you end up penalizing yourself by charging per hour for your services
  • [7:40] What you should do if you have a client who is not familiar with package pricing and may not feel comfortable with it
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Episode 56 – 4 Best Ways to Get Paid as a Virtual Assistant
August 10, 2020
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [2:16] How we recommend you to charge your client before you start working with them
  • [8:08] The first payment option (and our favorite!) to get money to you and how it works 
  • [12:40] The second best way to get paid as a Virtual Assistant especially if you’re dealing with an international client
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Episode 55 – Pricing Guide Part 3: Pricing Mistakes to Avoid
August 3, 2020
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [2:48] The 1st and most common pricing mistake we see our students make as they start out as a Virtual Assistant
  • [3:17] What specifics you need to know before taking on an internship position
  • [5:00] How pricing yourself and your services too low can affect your mental health

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Episode 54 – Pricing Guide Part 2: How to Figure Out Your Pricing When Working Online
July 27, 2020
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [2:26] The 1st factor that will impact how much you charge as an online service provider
  • [4:40] The last thing that people don’t really talk about that you should consider when you price your services
  • [9:57] Why my team refuses to work full-time at VAI
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Episode 53 – Pricing Guide Part 1: 3 Types of Online Service Pricing Models
July 20, 2020
Key Takeaways To Tune In For
  • [2:20] The biggest warning about pricing models that you should know about
  • [3:07] Why figuring out the best rate for you isn’t one straight answer
  • [5:40] The skills you can offer as a Virtual Assistant that can get you in the $30-$50/hour range
Resources From This Episode
  • Learn more about how to price your online services on our blog post here.
  • Check out our free Work from Anywhere Virtual Summit to get to know our experts and online work options!
  • 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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