I have an intern. Okay, she’s only doing one 1,200 blog post for me, but that’s one less thing I have to worry about it. She says she willing to do one more post, but of course, she wants to get paid, and I will only say yes if I can afford to pay her a fair wage. If she lives in the US, I doubt I even consider it.
1,200 words are essential to get a high ranking on Google. I blog a lot, but my posts are about 300 words because I don’t have time. It takes time to research etc. I can easily do long posts here because I’m just talking about my exciting life. 😉
OMG! My intern just messaged me. She wants to go over 1,200 words!! Why can’t I be her? Yes, please go over. Do 2,000 words. Rock it!
I did an astrology related guest post. It is my first guest post. It went up today. She is a new business coach, so I’m not getting a ton of hits from her…yet.
Tomorrow my new class is being released. I’m surprised I’m not more nervous. I think, no, I KNOW I will be more nervous if/when a purchase comes in.
I don’t have to work tomorrow. That’s a new policy. I think it’s only been a few years since we’ve had MLK day off. However, I will be working for FREE just like I worked on Saturday for FREE for 3 hours. Sigh. Work has been full of pressure and just a headache.
That’s why I enrolled in a virtual assistant internship program. It provides a lot of practice and internships. That’s an affiliate link. Enrollment closes in about 3 weeks. I’m currently working on my portfolio. I have my FB setup and my free website. They have mentors go over ALL homework for the portfolio. I think it’s the best program on the market.
If anyone is interested in working for themselves from home and you don’t want to pay, here is a link to the free class. This class made me sure that I wanted to sign up for the program. Well, really it was the bonuses, plus getting to know her. She’s awesome and the real deal.
I no longer have to pay my landlord, so that’s how I was able to enroll in the VA program. My money will still be tight, but barring an emergency everything should be fine. I only have two more payments for the program. Most programs cost $1,000+, so I jumped on this deal. I need to quit my day job before I pull all my hair out.
I had an interview for a virtual assistant position on Wednesday. It didn’t go well. LOL. She saw my website. She helps entrepreneurs who want to make money while working a full-time job. So she just wanted to take me on as a fucking client. It was a disaster. I’m talking about working for her and she’s not interested. It was so confusing. Ugh.
So I’m thinking about just working as an intern so I can get more experience. I have a little experience. I’ve run my own biz for about 2 years. I’ve created an online course. I have a decent website. etc.
Right now is not a good time because I’m working for FREE at my day job. Sigh. I’m so tired. Overworked. Burned out. I need more interns. 🙂
I have to get back to work on my homework for the VA program. I have a 1,000-word blog post to do. I have 500 words. I’m such a slow writer. If someone were paying me, I’m sure I would write faster.
This week I…
Music of the week: Selena Gomez, Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, H.E.R, Maggie Rogers, Rachel Platten, Victory, Aretha Franklin
TV of the week: Disappeared, DNC Debate
This debate was boring. No one stood out. Blah.
Podcasts of the week: The Water Trio, So You Wanna Be a Witch, Crimelines, Dateline, True Crime Garage, Rituals for Liberation, The Rachel Maddow Show
Dateline deciding to do a podcast was the best decision ever.
Books of the week:
Weekend Plans: The weekend is almost over. I’ve been working my ass off. I’m going to continue working. Rest is a privilege, I guess. I do still take daily naps. So I do break. I go to bed most nights listening to the Dateline podcast. No one would probably recommend that. haha.
Thanks for reading! Gotta go. Have a nice weekend. 🙂