Monthly Archives: May 2010

LegalTypist BYOB Podcast # 12: Cloud Computing & Digital Security with Jack Newton of Clio




Join me and Jack Newton, Co-Founder & Co-Creator of Clio ( web based practice management tech for a 20 minute podcast as we discuss Cloud Computing and Digital Security.

To listen to BYOB Podcast #12 and learn of the ways Clio works to keep client information accessible yet secure, Click Here.

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OIVAC Is Only One Week Away!

That’s right, OIVAC kicks off in 7 days, with 35+ sessions, including panel discussions on topics that directly impact any business that works virtually, as well as networking galore with successful Virtual Assistants from around the globe!

It is important to attend seminars designed to help maintain and grow your business. They are the life blood of the convention. But, don’t take our word for it! Check out the OIVAC YouTube Channel to hear why continuing education is important and the benefits attendees will receive by attending the OIVAC:

Don’t miss out on the technology and business/marketing experts’ contributions to this 3-day event. With flexible purchasing options, 3 and 5 seminar choices as well as Track 1, 2 and entire convention options, there is something for everyone. Don’t wait until the last minute. Register today!

See the full seminar schedule at and register at

Don’t dismay, it’s not all seminars and training. Several “first-ever” panels, are scheduled, with seasoned VAs such as  Becki Noles, Sharon Williams, Andrea Cannavina, Lyn Prowse-Bishop, Tawnya Sutherland, Pam Ivey, Kathie Thomas and others fielding questions from attendees.

2-Hot Seats VA Panels – Is your business stuck? Got a few issues or problems you’d like a fresh prospective on? Thinking about taking your business in a different direction, but wonder if it’s the right decision? Don’t be shy! This is YOUR opportunity for a comprehensive “give and take” about what is/isn’t occurring in your business.

VA Trainers /Coaches Panel – VA Trainers / Coaches / Mentors showcase their programs and describe WHY aspiring and seasoned VAs should enroll in their classes.

Successful VAs Panel – Experienced VAs describe their road to success and offer inspiration and insight on how VAs can reach their goals.

International Virtual Assistants Day (IVAD) Celebration (Friday 5-21 from 5:15-7:00 p.m.), with keynote presenter Warwick Merry, the Get More Guy! This event is OUR once-a-year opportunity to celebrate contributions WE make to the business community. Keynote speaker, State-of-the-Industry report, International Virtual Assistant of Distinction award and Janet Jordan Achievement Award presentations, networking, a special “gift” for convention registrants and much more.

Note: If you would like to donate a “prize” or “gift” for the IVAD celebration please contact Your donation will be recognized in our upcoming celebration e-publication.

UK VA Celebration Day: Organized in line with IVAD and OIVAC. The day will be held at the Hilton Hotel in Reading. Why should you attend and what should you expect? During the day there will be VA specific presentations, with plenty of opportunity to network with other VA’s, and a great 3 course lunch. Whether you are new to the VA industry or established, it’s a great opportunity to share your VA highs and lows! If you are looking to expand your VA business, you may find a perfect associate. All in all, something for everyone. For further details please look at

Seminars, training, networking, panels, exhibitor halls and more! 3 days to learn from the best-of-the-best in our industry as well as other expert business professionals. Register today at