May 2019

How to start a VA business

This is a basic and quick reference on how to start a Virtual Assistant Business. This is for informational purposes only and not intended to replace legal and/or accounting advice and requirements. As always, do your research to find out the proper legal protocols and requirements for starting a business.

Becoming a VA (Virtual Assistant) will provide you with the opportunity to be your own boss and to work from your home. Additionally, being successful as a VA is open to anyone who has good organizational and communication skills!

What exactly are Virtual Assistants and what do they do? This is probably a question you’veĀ asked yourself if you’re thinking about hiring a Virtual Assistant. Well, a Virtual Assistant or VA works as an entrepreneur and independent contractor who provides support, administrative, or specialized business services. A professional VA assists clients based on his/her skill set or area of expertise. Virtual Assistants provides these services from his/her home office on a contractual basis.