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Me And My “Fake” Business
Six years ago I decided to launch a next-generation business. After having started, grown, and sold two venture capital-backed companies,[...]
Skillshare Succeeds by Focusing on Freelancers
How Skillshare boosted growth by helping VBOs learnYou’ve heard of Skillshare, right? The online learning platform with nearly 30,000 classes[...]
VBO vs Entrepreneur
VBO vs Entrepreneur VBOs are radically different from entrepreneurs. Here’s why. Deciding to strike it out on your own and[...]
Your VBO Niche
Your VBO Niche Have heard the saying “There are Riches in Niches”. Is that still true? What is a niche?[...]
Six Steps To Make The Transition To Freelancer Easier
Six Steps To Make The Transition To Freelancer Easier The VBO lifestyle is awesome.  You can work when you want[...]
Turbocharge Retirement With A Solo 401(k)
Turbocharge Retirement with a Solo 401(k)Don’t worry about retirement. Save for your future with a solo 401(k).With a traditional job,[...]
Don’t Just Sell, Tell Your Brand Story
Don’t Just Sell, Tell Your Brand Story Everyone loves a great story. Storytelling is one of humankind’s longest, most revered[...]
5 Steps to Making 30% More As A VBO
5 Steps to Making 30% More As A VBO So, I am a VBO (Virtual Business Owner)/Freelancer. I also run[...]
5 Ways to Land Your First Freelance Client
5 Ways to Land Your First Freelance Client So, you’ve developed the skills you need to launch your work from[...]
Rule #1 From The Worlds Greatest Investor
Rule #1 From The Worlds Greatest Investor The legendary investor Warren Buffett has made billions of dollars for his investors.[...]
The Secret to More R&R is to Track Your Real Rate
The Secret to More R&R is to Track Your Real Rate Do you know how much an hour of your[...]
How to Be a Productive Freelancer: Defining Your Prime Time
How to Be a Productive Freelancer: Defining Your Prime Time Good time management is essential to your success as a[...]
Client Onboarding: Your Foundation to Success
Client Onboarding: Your Foundation to Success Start off on the right foot. Create a standard client onboarding and work with[...]
How to Ensure You Get Paid as a VBO
How to Ensure You Get Paid as a VBO Keep cash flowing in with these helpful tips. You became a[...]
Hiring Other VBOs: Getting it Right
Hiring Other VBOs: Getting it Right Learn how to build, and retain, your all-star VBO team. As your freelance business[...]
Work From A Closet?
Work From A Closet? Working from home has a lot of benefits, but the threat of distraction is constant. If[...]
6 Psychological Shortcuts to Yes When Pitching to New Clients
6 Psychological Shortcuts to Yes When Pitching to New ClientsIf you can answer these six essential questions, you’ll land new[...]
7 Things To Outsource to A Virtual Assistant
7 Things To Outsource to A Virtual AssistantIn our How to Find Your Virtual Assistant blog, we made the case[...]