How to Become a Virtual Assistant with No Experience
You want to work from home. Maybe you haven’t worked in a while but you’ve got some admin skills. Maybe you’re a mom who wants to add an income to your household but you don’t want to leave your kids in daycare.
You’ve checked out Facebook groups and work from home boards, looking for that thing you can do. But everything you run across requires experience. And when you ask group members for ideas, all you get are pitches for their direct sales biz.
That just ain’t for you.
Have you thought about becoming a virtual assistant?
What is a virtual assistant?
In short, a virtual assistant (or “VA) is a business owner who provides administrative services virtually. Virtual assistants work from their own home offices and virtual assistants are partners with their clients.
And let me tell you, working from home as a virtual assistant is a thing.
You can provide virtual services to clients even if you don’t have experience.
You probably already have what you need to get started: a computer and an email address. You don’t need a fancy website to get started.
And that’s what this post is all about - sharing resources to get you started as a virtual assistant if you don’t have experience.
Make sure to bookmark this post so you can refer to it often. Are you ready to get started? Let’s do this!
If you haven’t started your virtual assistant business yet, here are some posts you need to read:
How to find clients and grow your business
Things to do while you wait on your first client