We welcome a lot of start ups to the network, including many that have been started later in life. One of the latest additions to our membership is Jo Marshall who is based in the Adelaide Hills and has just started Miss Tilly’s Online Administration Services.
Meet her in her profile below:
Name: Jo Marshall
Business Name: Miss Tilly’s Online Administration Services
Phone: 0419 636 650
Location: Adelaide Hills
What does your business do? Online Administration Services (Virtual Assistant) including typing and formatting, PowerPoint presentations, Document transcription, Digital file housekeeping, Proof reading and editing, bookkeeping support, data entry, internet research
What area do you serve? Australia
How long have you been in business? Just started.
Did you found the business? Yes
Up to 5 dot points about your business journey:
- 40+ years in admin and then decided I didn’t want to commute every day
- Researched becoming a VA
- Joined the VA Institute
- Set up the business
- Learning things I am unsure of
Name two things you’ve learned from your business journey:
- I had my own business many years ago with an actual shop front (secretarial service). I’ve learned setting up an online presence is much harder.
- Sometimes you lose motivation but I have learned to embrace the struggle because it’s all part of the learning process.
Why did you join the Women in Business Network? To meet and learn from women who are in business and may be facing the same joys and issues