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  1. acctangel

    I need your opinion on my business name

    I agree with everyone else - On Track Virtual Assistant :)
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    Dedicated room for home office

    Totally agree with Denise. :applause:
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    VA/Small Business Must Haves

    My must haves: Computer w/3 monitors Pen/Message Notebook (for when clients call and want to chat quickly .....) Headset (USA and landline) Fuijitsu SancSnap S1500 Scanner Check Printer w/MICR ink Blank Checks QuickBooks/FreshBooks/Xero Software 10 Key Calculator Skype BaseCamp Google...
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    What do you enjoy doing?

    Accounting, Bookkeeping, Payroll, Non-Profits ........ anything that going in with that realm I am in heaven!!!!!
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    Question Questions for the two-monitors crowd!

    :happydance: THAT IS AWESOME!!!!! I have 3 screens on my desk but after seeing this ..... I'm thinking 4 is a magical number
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    Neat Receipts or Fujitsu ScanSnap?

    Being an accountant .... Neat sends chills up my back ....... I am a ScanSnap fan!!!!!!
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    PO Boxes

    I started with a PO Box at the post office then moved into an office then back to a PO Box. When I relocated here to GA - I purchased a Mail Box at a local printing, shipping type set up (kinda like a UPS Store with mailboxes). I prefer this setup over the previous versions because they will...
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    Google voice question

    Thanks for the article!!!! Definitely going to check it out. When my clients want to get in touch with me - they leave a message. I've been using Google Voice since around 2007 and never had any issues. Angel
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    Are you printing your own business cards or having them done somewhere?

    I started with Vista Print but found their quality started going downhill. I currently use and although I pay a little more - around $23.00 - for 500 rounded edge, 2-sided color, glossy cards ... I've found that it is WELL worth it. Angel
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    Question Can I issue Financial Statements?

    I have a clause in my contract that states the reports i provide are not financial statements and do not adhere to GAAP standards. It also has verbiage about auditing. My attorney drew them up for me and I have them reviewed/revised every 2 years. I would definitely have any contracts you...
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    Gmail Accounts for business use?

    I've always thought that it was more professional to have [email protected] and with the cost of domain names and hosting these days - it really is VERY affordable. I just switched from HostGator to Google Apps for my email hosting and it's been the best switch to date!!!! Thanks - Angel
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    I agree - I am a member of 3 meetups. Two for networking and one for social.
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    Thinking about changing my business name

    My best friend actually came up with my name :) I recommend applying for an EIN through the IRS so your SSN is not out there. You can still obtain an EIN even if you are a Sole Prop. Thanks - Angel
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    Question Anyone know of any VA trainings online?

    I know there are a couple of Google+ groups that would be good to join. They always have plenty of advice and information. Good luck and welcome!!!
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    Question something you cannot live without!

    all 3 monitors and of course my PMS. Without it I wouldn't be able to function day to day!
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    No problem at all - I heard about it years ago but it stuck out because of the sample searches the SCORE mentor performed while showing it to us. Glad it helps!
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    There is one out there that I remember from a SCORE meeting I attended - it's called Reference USA Business - they also have a residential database Hope this helps - Angel
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    Janine - you hit it right on the nose!!!!! I was about to post something similar .... although not as detailed :) LI in definitely the way to go - win/win is the motto!
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    Companies that hire a VA who is just starting out

    Hello all - I agree with all of the suggestions. My niche for the past 8 years has been non-profits and one thing that I did when starting was to make sure I tell family and friends that I wanted to work with non-profits. They always know someone or some organization that is looking for...
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    Question QuickBooks certification

    Hello - once you sign up and purchase the Accountants Version of QB (comes with auto renewal each year) you can take the training for free to take and pass the ProAdvisor test. If you have been using QB for several years - there is no additional training necessary - I'm sure you are already...