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BBO PA Network – VA Special – The Highs and Lows of Running a VA Business
18 March @ 7:30 pm - 8:45 pm
You are cordially invited to attend the Bucks, Berks & Oxon (BBO) PA Network’s online event on Thursday, 18th March 2021 at 7:30pm.
We will welcome our keynote speakers for the evening:
Kathy Soulsby, Successful VA & Author
Kathy will be joining us once again and will talk to us ‘About The Highs & Lows Of Growing A VA Business Including Working With Associates’
Kate Latham-Whitely & Gillian Haston, Content SOS
Kate and Gillian join us to talk about ‘Content – Whether For Your Own Business Or Work You Do For Your Clients’
This event is for ALL Virtual Assistants, or if you are thinking about taking the leap and becoming one or just intrigued by the idea, this event is for you.
OUR FIRST KEYNOTE SPEAKER: KATHY SOULSBY, SUCCESSFUL VA & AUTHOR
Kathy will be talking to us ‘About The Highs & Lows Of Growing A VA Business Including Working With Associates’
ABOUT KATHY – Kathy became a Virtual Assistant in 2014 fitting it into the evenings and weekends alongside two PA part time PA roles which made a whole one! She went fulltime in 2015 after shedding first one job and then the second as the business grew.
Working mainly with consultants, coaches and trainers, she takes on all kinds of work, from diary management, blogs, CRMs and invoicing to cake ordering and voice-overs. She now works with a team of associates so she can take on bigger jobs.
In May 2017, she published Virtually Painless, a humorous and slightly bonkers book about moving from employed PA to freelance VA. Covering the highs and lows of freelance life, it’s aim to answer the questions “Can I do that?” and more importantly “Do I want to do that?”
When she isn’t sweating over an online timesheet, Kathy can usually be found in a field with a collie or two.
OUR SECOND KEYNOTE SPEAKER: KATE LATHAM-WHITELY AND GILLIAN HASTON, CONTENT SOS
Kate joins us from Content SOS to discuss ‘Content – Whether For Your Own Business Or Work You Do For Your Clients, Creating Great Content Can Be A Challenge’.
BBO PA NETWORK EVENING FORMAT
7:20pm – Get ‘Online’ – Log on and get settled ready for a 7:30pm start, make sure you have your drink of choice in your favourite mug/glass!
7:30pm – Welcome and Introduction by Sarah & Marianne, BBO PA Network
7:45pm – Keynote Speaker – Kathy Soulsby, ‘The Highs & Lows Of Growing A VA Business Including Working With Associates’
8:30pm – Our 2nd Keynote Speaker – ‘Content – Whether For Your Own Business Or Work You Do For Your Clients, Creating Great Content Can Be A Challenge’
9:00pm – Finish / ‘After Show Catch Up’ / Informal Networking – for those who would like to stay on and have a catch up!
BBO PA NETWORK CHARITY PARTNER – SMART WORKS READING
Smart Works is a UK charity that provides high-quality interview clothes and interview training to unemployed women in need. They harness the power of clothes and confidence to allow a woman to be her best at a crucial moment in her life, giving her the confidence, the self-belief and the practical tools required to succeed at interview and transform her life.