Ep 49: The Fraud of ‘Living the Dream’

It’s been nearly 14 years since The 4-Hour Work Week was published – yet the idea that virtual support should only cost you $5/hour persists.

If you’re all about saving money in your business then opting for cheap labour has its advantages – but also inherent disadvantages – and just because they’re ‘remote’ doesn’t make them Virtual Assistants.

Resources:

Jacobin – the Fraud and the 4-Hour Work Week – Meagan Day article

Forbes Article – Michael Schein

Podcasts:

Should Cost of Living Count?

Offshore Freelancers – What Clients Need to Know

© Lyn Prowse-Bishop – The Virtual Business Show

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