I attended the Date with Freedom Virtual Career Summit and Seminar by Jomar Hilario on May 29-30, 2015. It’s an event like no other — it brought together aspiring virtual assistants which we call virtual professionals (VP) in the Philippines, and those successful ones who have come before me on this career. It promised to help set a date with freedom from employment, start earning in dollars and live a life on your own terms.
I felt elated and grateful for all the new learnings I gained from attending this event. Plus, it gave all of us (participants) a total of nine (9) days training.
Yes, I am an aspiring virtual assistant. Jomar taught us several ways to market ourselves and find direct clients. Particularly to have high level skills, the right mindset and ability to market yourself directly to the clients to be able to charge high even if you are just starting out your virtual career.
I have the opportunity to learn with experienced virtual professionals and from the testimonies of their families on their journey towards a virtual career.
Ann (annexceptionalva) is one of the inspiring VP speakers. She highlighted three (3) solutions to market and succeed in virtual career:
While Jones (positivelyawesomeva) is one of the attendees (like me!) on this event. She is one of the established and inspiring virtual professional I got to meet and she encourages me a lot on this journey. Thank you!
Bro. Jay Yogawin spoke about the Secret of Freedom — It’s Flexibility! Inspiring the attendees to “Embrace the change. You have a choice.”
Veia Lim shared with us how to transition from a full-time job to virtual career. One MUST have a DREAM!
Bro. Bo Sanchez shared with us the story of how the Light of Jesus community grew in the last years because he humbly asked for help.
Indeed, I am blessed to have someone to hold my hand with and encourage me on this journey (see the hand who is holding me?!)… Yes, I had a fantastic time during the event. I’ve done all the layouts in Canva.
Lord, I commit to you my journey towards freedom.[contact-form][contact-field label=’Name’ type=’name’ required=’1’/][contact-field label=’Email’ type=’email’ required=’1’/][contact-field label=’Website’ type=’url’/][contact-field label=’Comment’ type=’textarea’ required=’1’/][/contact-form]
Heart is the creator, engager, and implementer at Stellar Virtual Solutions. She uses the stellar powers of creative collaboration with her beloved clients to help them fully experience the joy of purpose, freedom, and profit. She also loves alliteration and run-on sentences. She's passionate about helping women entrepreneurs create freedom in their business and life through developing business processes and systems which help their business scale and grow.