Category Archives for Relationship-building

Weekly VA Marketing Tip: Take a 5 Minute Interaction Break

Welcome to this edition of Weekly VA Marketing Tip! This series is specifically designed to help virtual assistants avoid marketing insanity. Every Monday, my posts will prompt you to accomplish one specific marketing action to promote, brand or position your professional virtual business. Implement these tips each week and I guarantee you’ll sustain your marketing […]

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The Savvy Snippet: Conceit vs. Confidence

There is a difference between conceit and confidence. Conceit is bragging about yourself. Confidence means you believe you can get the job done. — Johnny Unitas If you want to get the business, you must instill this kind of confidence in your potential clients. In order to instill it in others, it must first be […]

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Clients Are NOT Your Friends

Yesterday, a client explained her business model to me, justifying (red lights already) why she thought she should attend a trade show as a vendor, putting her family $5000+ in debt: “If I’m a vendor, then I’ll get clients and contacts. Then I can build relationships with them and get referrals.“ Hmmmm. I experienced my […]

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