Book Review: The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up

Life Changing Magic

Last month, as a part of the AssistU Ultimate VA community book club, I read The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing. This Marie Kondo has apparently set off a decluttering revolution around the world. While I found a lot of the book a little campy … [Read more...]

10 Life Lessons I Strive to Follow 

10 Life Lessons

Life has a tendency of getting a bit bumpy, doesn’t it? At times, I’ve found myself wishing that I had learned certain life lessons a little sooner. So much good can come from examining life lessons learned. It’s never too late to take a page from your own book, recognize the good and the bad and … [Read more...]

My Initial Journey with Emotional Intelligence 2.0 – Book Review

Personal Development

Today, I would like to share a little emotional intelligence insight with you. Emotional intelligence is a wonderful soft-skill for all Virtual Assistants to employ! I would love to say I am an emotional intelligence guru, which I am not (yet) but after implementing things in this area of my life, … [Read more...]

Why Acknowledging Personal Development is Crucial to Success

Personal Development

When it comes to personal development, it’s so easy to focus on lack. I think, instead, we should focus on achievement! So often our thoughts go to - On what do I need to work? How can I improve? Why didn’t that work? What could I have done differently? How do I need to … [Read more...]