[INTERVIEW] Ingrid Bayer of The VA Institute

Founder of Fusion Biz Babes, Ashley, interviews Ingrid Bayer – Thought leader, transformational thinker, and one of the brightest minds in the VA Industry today.

In this interview we talk about:

  • The exact steps Ingrid took to make the transition from regular day job to Virtual Assistant entrepreneur in a few months, and how her business has transformed from the early beginning stages
  • The mindset shift you need to make to be successful as an entrepreneur after leaving your day job
  • The diverse ways Ingrid is making money in her business today
  • The benefits of working with an Australian Virtual Assistant and the expected hourly rate

Ingrid is the Founder of The VA Institute. For over 30 years, she worked across many industries including, Photography, IT, Entertainment, Stockbroking, Legal, Real Estate and Medical.

In 2008, Ingrid started operating as a Virtual Assistant from her home office in regional New South Wales, Australia. Within two years, she had grown her business to include managing and overseeing a team of VAs.

Ingrid now devotes her time to working strategically with the Australian VA Industry and its stakeholders, and specialising in working with EAs and PAs from around Australia, and around the world, in making the transition to becoming a successful VA.

Connect with Ingrid via vainstitute.com.au

Enjoy! Once you’ve had a chance to listen in make sure you let us know your biggest take away in the comments!