by Ramon Jose Garcia, October 24, 2020, 4M Virtual Assistance and Online Business Solutions
The words “Virtual Freelancing” is often heard nowadays and has become a source of income for many people around the world. The demand for Virtual Freelancers have increased lately due to the effects of the present Pandemic COVID19.
This gives you an overview about Virtual Freelancing by answering the very basic questions.
What is a Virtual Freelancer?
A Virtual Freelancer is basically a person who works independently, not employed to any organization, and accepts jobs or contracts remotely for clients who hire him for their specific needs. He can work part time, full time, time bound, or in a contract basis and gets paid accordingly by his client.
What are the Tasks of a Virtual Freelancer?
The general tasks of a virtual assistant include scheduling appointments, making phone calls, data entry, making travel arrangements, and managing email accounts. Some virtual assistants offer specialized services such as graphic design, video editing, blog writing, bookkeeping, social media, web design and development, and marketing services, and other specific types of tasks required by the client. Virtual freelancers usually have their own web page where potential clients can view the services they offer as well as their portfolio.
Who are Their Clients?
- Entrepreneurs. Entrepreneurs use virtual assistants to help keep them on schedule. …
- Other personal VA tasks include: i) Researching, marketing leads. …
- Business Owners. Business owners have a lot on their plates. …
- Attorneys. Attorneys have hectic schedules, some work more than 12 hours a day. …
- Real Estate Agents. …
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Who can become Virtual Freelancers?
Virtual Freelancers are those people who typically works at home. Anyone who is mature enough and have the right work ethics can become a Virtual Freelancer regardless of his age and condition, and as long as he is capable of operating the tools being used by a virtual assistant. He must also invest on buying equipment such as a computer and supporting hardware in order to perform his tasks.
How to become a Virtual Freelancer?
There are many ways to become a virtual freelancer. Essentially, you have to gain enough knowledge by reading books and articles or watching tutorial videos in the internet. Then you have to gain skills by doing the actual tasks of a virtual assistant. As you go along the way, you will also have more experience.
The fastest way to become a virtual freelancer is to get yourself unrolled in a Virtual Freelancing Course from a trustworthy Course Provider and be a certified Virtual Assistant as soon you complete the course requirements.
I hope this helps. I wish you the best in your New Career as a Virtual Freelancer.
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