Here’s a lesson on being the best by getting ahead from a “late bloomer nerd.” The previous weekends were a feast for geeks. A few weeks ago, Disney held their annual D23 Expo (Disney 23) at Disneyland. On the other hand, fans had a grand time in San Diego Comic Con (SDCC), also an annual […]
May 4 was supposed to be Star Wars Day. But freelancers, particularly those who have online gigs in UpWork, got the shock of their lives. Effective June 2016, UpWork’s new pricing will take effect. It resulted into Inside Out emotions – anger, fear, sadness, disgust, and believe me, a few joy. I compiled few of […]
My virtual professional friends and I are always open to questions from aspiring virtual professionals. Questions range from how did we start becoming a virtual professional to well, do I have a boyfriend (to which my answer is always “the real one or the ones that I only know?”). Suddenly, we found ourselves taking the […]
For others, going to Tagaytay in July is already a post-summer getaway. However, I work from home anyway, so honestly, I can go there when I want (aside from the fact that it is just a one-hour journey from where I am. That does not include traffic). Last month, I am blessed to visit Tagaytay […]
One of my former clients took a while to pay my services. It was an agony, honestly. The client did not update me every time the deadline payment past. I am the type of person who ensures that my payments are due. On the other hand, I believe that if someone owes me, it is […]
I have four emails in Gmail. I have one each specifically for: purchases social media platforms online marketing/virtual assistant lessons official VA email (where I get messages from my clients and from the freelance sites I’m subscribed to) Yes, you may call me OC (obsessive-compulsive). But that’s my way of sorting my online life.
I can not remember the exact time or year, but a few years back, I declared (written or verbal, I’m really not sure) that when I become a virtual assistant, one of the things that I see doing is going to the mall on a non-peak day (Tuesday or a Thursday). And in the mall, […]
A few weeks ago, I got my post-evaluation from the Date with Freedom: 2015 Virtual Career Summit and Seminar. I laughed out loud; now I knew why the participants were laughing at my talk.
Here’s the second part of the Date With Freedom: Virtual Career Summit and Seminar highlights.
Here are the highlights from the Date With Freedom: Virtual Career and Summit Seminar – straight from the lady summit speakers.