Easy Virtual Assistant Jobs From Home For Moms

If you had been searching to earn a living while at home with your kids, here are 3 easy virtual assistant jobs from home for you:

Amazon Virtual Assistant

Duties are wide-ranging requiring you to perform many types of tasks including, data entry, web research, customer service, order processing, sourcing and many other tasks.

By experience, most employers do not require previous experience as an Amazon virtual assistant. Training is provided and the tools you would need are provided as well by the employer. The tasks may feel daunting at first but once you have processed all the information, the tasks are pretty much easy to do as you go on.

Social Media Virtual Assistant

There are employers that are only needing an extra hand to post things that are created into various Facebook pages or groups, Instagram and other social media platform that we already know and use on a daily basis.

Often times, photos and contents are already provided and will only be needed to schedule for posting to that which is incredibly perfect for moms looking for very flexible working hours.

Additional tasks may be added from time to, like interacting and responding to people’s comments and queries. This job is the most ideal and very easy virtual assistant job from home for moms.

Research and Content Writer

If you are highly articulate in writing, then this is another easy and ideal job for you. Ideally, most employers would prefer someone with a decent knowledge of SEO or digital marketing. But as with other jobs, there are a lot of employers also willing to consider candidates who are willing to be trained and willing to put in the work and research relevant topics required for the job.

Having been a career woman before becoming a mother, it was a no-brainer choice to become a stay at home mom for our son. However, as it had been nearly 4 years, I could not shake off the feeling of needing to do something that would make me feel more fulfilled as a person. There was always this feeling of wanting to go back to having a career but at the same time, also wanting to be there for my child. After some thorough research, I delved into the world of being a virtual assistant or remote employee.

With nearly a year’s experience, I am seeing myself becoming successful in this career as I go along. The only secret is to get started and hone your skills along the way by either learning new skills, whether self-taught or via an extensive paid training. There is a future in this career and definitely, so much potential for earning a good and decent salary.

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Building a Web Site for Your Home Based Business

It is possible to make money online, running your business from home. But to be able to do this, you have to have a web site. Most people starting up a home based business will try and build their own, that’s fine if you know what you are doing but can reflect very badly if you don’t. Home based business web sites, need to be professional looking but not overly flashy!

Some work-from-home opportunities include a web site when you sign up but if starting up a business, consider either one of two options.

1) Pay someone to build your web site for you. Look around you, web sites can be purchased at low cost these days.

2) Use a Free template or paid for template. Web designers work from home too and are happy to work for low fees to get their own online/home-based business off the ground.

Make sure your web site is consistent.

Your customers will want to see a consistent web layout. Most users will make an impression of your site in seconds. The difference between a good looking site and a bad looking site is a potential lost sale.

If you run an e-commerce business from home, don’t try and build the shopping cart yourself. Use a third party product like PayPal, particularly good for selling a few products and well respected. Payment processors like PayPal take care of your Data Protection requirements and leave you to get on with promoting your internet business.

Third party software

With a small investment, you can purchase a complete shopping cart or if you are on a tight budget, you could use an open source e-commerce product. Either way if your home based business sells a lot of products, why try and re-invent the wheel!

Paid host or free host?

Don’t make me laugh! A years internet hosting with your own domain name costs less that taking someone out for dinner. If you don’t make this one investment, then why bother starting a business at home? Owning a domain adds professionalism to your business. How many www. mysite.myinternetserviceprovidername.com web sites have you seen, that are successful online businesses?

How much does it all cost?

Hosting your new web site and fitting it out with e-commerce might cost you less than a $100 per year. This depends how many products you sell and how much of the work you are prepared to do your self. But be realistic know your limitations and know when to ask for help!

Good luck working from home.

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