The VA Finishing School (TVAFS) has two mentors. Each mentor has her own area of expertise and collectively they have over 25 years experience in running businesses and working in the VA industry.
Our mentors are veteran businesswomen and have successful online businesses. They have helped dozens of virtual assistants overcome the fear of going full time into their business and have helped shaped some of the most successful VA business owners out there today.
Group mentoring sessions are available in the Membership Site.
FOUNDER OF THE VA FINISHING SCHOOL, COURSE INSTRUCTOR AND MENTOR. AREA OF EXPERTISE – MARKETING.
FOUNDER OF NATASHA BARRETT CO., ONLINE BUSINESS MANAGER AND MENTOR. AREA OF EXPERTISE – ORGANIZATION, PLANNING AND PRODUCTIVITY.
3-month Intensive $297 per month
3-month mentorship program tailored around student needs | 4 x 30 min Video calls per month | Email contact with mentor | Emails will be answered in the mentors time zone and during business hours. | Best for: VA's who are in the 1-2 year phase of their business, are experiencing overwhelm and need support and guidance to cut through all the noise and focus on creating a strategy plan that works for them.
Email Support $197 per month
Up to 5 topic focused emails per month (1 topic per email). | Emails will be answered in the mentors time zone and during business hours. | Best for: VA's who have questions on specific topics or aspects of their business or client work/relationships and need support and guidance.
Call Support $147 per month
2 x 45 min video calls per month to ask questions. | Sessions are recorded and the link shared with student after session in follow up email. | Best for: VA's who need one-on-one face time with a mentor and have questions on specific topics or aspects of their business or client work/relationships and need support and guidance.
Blog articles for inspiration...
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