IAM My name is Nakia Dawn Whittaker-Woody, known by my middle name in most circles. Of course you could peep the About Me:) Page and get a great synopsis of who I am but I wanted to take the time to reintroduce myself, including what I envision, and my WHY! I am a married, … Continue reading Allow Me to Reintroduce Myself! I am Nakia Whittaker-Woody
"In fact, 47% of email recipients decide whether or not to open an email based on subject line alone" https://blog.hubspot.com You never get a second chance to make a first impression. Learning to write for my business has been a learning curve of finding what works. You need to write with heart as well as … Continue reading Is this thing on? Am I talking to myself?
I am loving being a business owner, hard work has never deterred me any. But lately the long days at my 9-5 as well as the long nights creating content, working on marketing, taking classes, and engaging with groups of similar nature, are starting to take its toll on me. Being a business owner is … Continue reading My Worst Client? It’s Me!
"Motivation is good for about 15 minutes, but what you actually need is discipline which is good permanently " @jockowollink via Twitter I totally agree, while I am motivated to keep my VA Business going, I can see where the 15 minutes loses its place in my mind and my discipline takes over and keeps me on my grind. Discipline keeps … Continue reading Motivation vs. Discipline
Today I started, there was no rhyme or reason, all of a sudden, while supposedly studying for an exam, that was TODAY!!, I just felt in my heart that today was the day. I cranked out my trusty graphics with CANVA assistance, sent proofs to some friends, and sent them to my followers on social … Continue reading Wonder Woman, in my OWN mind…
Friday I got a bad, mean spirited, and untruthful review that hurt me to my core, I mean shook me. I was like how was I going to continue, type ish! I thought that this “Wonder Woman” didn’t know what she was doing after all and that made me question this business venture. Then as … Continue reading @TishKing Said……
"Don't Quit, Keep Walking, Keep Trying, There is Help and Happiness Ahead.....Lots of It!" Jeffery R. Holland I haven't booked a client in a while, is this worth it? Can I really do this? Can I afford to TRY? Am I enough to do this? With Bipolar, your mind is always racing telling you little … Continue reading #MondayMotivation: Just Keep Going
I can honestly say that my experience with opening the Virtual Assistant Services has been a great one. It doesn't hurt that I don't sleep much. I've always been a Tupac Shakur fan since seeing "Juice" in high school during one of my cut days, and thought todays motivation needing a soundtrack. To all small business … Continue reading #MondayMotivation: 2Pac Keep Ur Head Up
This has been a roller coaster week, between the 9-5, (that I love), the kid, my momma, bills, and starting this business and all that entails, I deserve a PBR at the @new_york_deli in Carytown. Can always count on a good time and smiling faces. This week, I joined the @IAAP, became a member of the … Continue reading #FridayMusings: I need a PBR
You know that awesome feeling you get on the roller coaster when you are inching your way to the top.........ever so closer and although you know the drop is coming you still have this sort of excitement that you can't contain? Yep this girl here has that feeling. I have completed my first brochure and … Continue reading Rollercoaster….