I am VA #3

“Okay, okay, stop, stop. We will start in a few minutes.” That’s what my mentor, Jomar Hilario, said. I just finished almost a non-stop sample blubbering (that’s a sample) to check if my audio is working. Sir Jomar, as he is fondly called, finished setting the sites for the webinar. He called me through Skype […]

Water everywhere

Water everywhere. That’s how I describe the past few days in our country, particularly in the upper island of Luzon. If you’re a Filipino VA like me, you may have call the events “unli rain,” Waterworld, whatever. I was supposed to report Tuesday night for my client. But then, non-stop rains came pouring as early […]

My 20 reasons on why you should be a VA

I know. Sometimes, you feel like you’ve done your best but nothing seems to happen. You have signed up for ODesk, got verified, got great exam results, finished all the VA assignments and submitted them, your blog is full of tutorials. But most of the jobs you are applying to are either declined or closed. […]

Money Money Money

               http://www.google.com.ph I saw the above pictures in Google and Facebook, respectively. For some, it may look absurd. But since I have committed myself to become rich, I now always say, “why not?” In the first place, I want to have money not only to buy what I need and to secure my future. I […]

Moving On

After a week of not surfing the Internet, I’m at it again. The sudden me-out-of-online-job got me to contemplate about what I need to do so that it will not happen again. What I am happy about is that I was able to finish a book (Hooray!). I realized that I got to finish it […]

I didn’t know I inspired a few.

I never expected that my VA story will inspire others. Take a look at this post that I saw in our Facebook group (I erased the name and picture for the person’s security): I’ve got a lot of comments from my “Whirlwind” posts. Thanks to my mentor, Sir Jomar, for sending the link through our […]