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Don’t Just Sell, Tell Your Brand Story

Don’t Just Sell, Tell Your Brand StoryEveryone loves a great story. Storytelling is one of humankind’s longest, most revered pastimes. Stories appeal to us because they intrigue us and they inspire us. They help us relate to one another in a visceral and emotional way. Stories aren’t just for entertainment.  ​They’re also powerful tools in business. Brand […]

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VBOs are Hiring Other VBOs

VBOs are Hiring Other VBOsWhen people think of freelancers, they often picture an independent contractor or a solopreneur striking it out on their own.It doesn’t always work like that. Freelancers are highly collaborative, and they work together to get jobs done. VBO Nation is a great example. We’re a community built for VBOs by VBOs. Everything you […]

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How to Find Your Virtual Assistant

How to Find Your Virtual AssistantYour time is valuable. Maximize it by hiring a virtual assistant. You’ve launched your work from home business, and you’re off to a great start. You’ve got a steady stream of clients, and you’re getting busier by the day. Your inbox is inundated. Your calendar is chocked-full.You’re making money, but the more your […]

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Is Anxiety at Work Crippling You?

Is Anxiety at Work Crippling You?I was talking to a fellow VBO (Virtual Business Owner) the other day.  She shared that she has anxiety when she is around other people. Being a Virtual Business Owner is very relaxing for her. As I thought more about her comments I realized we are all probably a little that […]

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Don’t Be A Turkey!

Male large turkey walking around

Don’t Be A Turkey!Here’s a quick story for you.From the day it is born, the turkey is taken care of and fed.  In the last month before Thanksgiving, the portions actually increase. From the turkey’s perspective, life is good. It has been well taken care of, protected, and fed religiously. If it had to judge its […]

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