RENO, Nev., Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- On October 7th - 8th, 2010, the International Virtual Assistants Association (IVAA) will host its 5th annual online conference entitled "Sharpening Your Technology Tools." This year's Summit is specifically designed to help new and seasoned virtual assistants and other entrepreneurs use technology to help grow and streamline a business. The Summit runs from 8:45 am until 4:00 pm (US EDT, GMT -4) each day with over 30 sessions available. Additional information can be found at http://online.vasummit.org/
Those attending can expect informative how-to tutorials from leading experts and classes provided on topics relating to technology, marketing and more. Topics include: Easy BlogSite Maintenance with WordPress, Simple Shopping Cart How-Tos, cPanels - Discovering What's Inside, and Beautifying your Website with Fonts, to name a few. The marketing sessions include classes on Top Marketing Tips to Take Your Business into 6 Figures, Establishing a Social Media Marketing Presence that Shines, and Marketing Magic Begins with the Right Tools.
This year's Keynote Speaker is Arlene Johnson. Johnson is discussing SuccessMapping(R), a strategy and step-by-step process that enables individuals and organizations to effectively execute and succeed with critical business objectives. Additionally, an exciting new feature this year is the addition of panels. Panel topics include building a multi-team business and project management software.
Since 1999, IVAA has been dedicated to the professional education and development of virtual assistants worldwide as well as educating the public about the function and services VAs offer. With over 700 members globally, IVAA is the premier industry association, setting standards for excellence and offering a myriad of courses leading up to formal certification (CVA). Hosting the annual online conference allows IVAA to reach a wide audience and continue the mission to educate and certify the best professionals in this growing industry.
Experience business growth today with tips from the pros and enjoy the fellowship of two days meeting and greeting with fellow virtual assistants and business owners. Registration is available to all Virtual Assistants, those interested in learning more about becoming a VA, as well as the general public.
IVAA is currently seeking businesses interested in sponsorship opportunities. For additional information on the IVAA Online Summit contact Donnette Cowgill, firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance. Register today at: http://online.vasummit.org
SOURCE International Virtual Assistants Association