S3:E15- From Least Likely to Graduate to Association Founder with Melissa Smith


About Melissa:

Melissa Smith is the CEO and Founder of The PVA, a firm that matches clients with the right virtual assistants, and the Association of Virtual Assistants.

She is also the best-selling author of two books, Hire The Right Virtual Assistant and Become a Successful Virtual Assistant which is an integral part of the College of Western Idaho Administrative Specialist Program curriculum in 2019. Additionally, Melissa also mentors for Remote-how Academy, the first global, online education and individual certification program.

Drawing from her experience while working on five different continents Melissa truly understands how to operate a successful virtual business.

In this episode we discuss:

  • Melissa’s upbringing
  • Some context into her family
  • Early adversity
  • Exceeding expectations
  • Her work experience
  • How she pivoted
  • And more!

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