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Are you sick of playing small in your freelancing business? Are you ready hit your income goals consistently? I was able to walk away from my teaching career the day my son was born and was making as much income in my freelancing business as I was in my job. Are you ready for that type of financial freedom so you can work a business at home with your kids being present for all those moments that actually matter? I’m here to walk you through step-by-step how I personally grew my freelancing business to a consistent 4-figure a month profit. This is for you if you are looking for the secrets to take your service-based business next level.

The Freelancer to CEO podcast is hosted by mom & former elementary teacher turned business strategist and coach, Aubree Malick. Each week, I will be sharing business strategy, systems and tactical tips that you can take and implement into your business today so you can finally step into that CEO role you desire and have the financial freedom you crave. In addition to sharing my proven system that helped me launch and scale my own super successful freelancing business, I will interview others who are the best in their signature service so they can share their secrets on how to scale your business to new heights.

We’re redefining what it means to be the CEO! So put in your earbuds, turn up that volume and let’s dive in!

Freelancer to CEO Aubree Malick | Virtual Assistant

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 175 Ratings

Are you sick of playing small in your freelancing business? Are you ready hit your income goals consistently? I was able to walk away from my teaching career the day my son was born and was making as much income in my freelancing business as I was in my job. Are you ready for that type of financial freedom so you can work a business at home with your kids being present for all those moments that actually matter? I’m here to walk you through step-by-step how I personally grew my freelancing business to a consistent 4-figure a month profit. This is for you if you are looking for the secrets to take your service-based business next level.

The Freelancer to CEO podcast is hosted by mom & former elementary teacher turned business strategist and coach, Aubree Malick. Each week, I will be sharing business strategy, systems and tactical tips that you can take and implement into your business today so you can finally step into that CEO role you desire and have the financial freedom you crave. In addition to sharing my proven system that helped me launch and scale my own super successful freelancing business, I will interview others who are the best in their signature service so they can share their secrets on how to scale your business to new heights.

We’re redefining what it means to be the CEO! So put in your earbuds, turn up that volume and let’s dive in!

    Raising My Rates and Making More as a Freelancer

    Raising My Rates and Making More as a Freelancer

    Did you know there are two sides to making money as a freelancer? Ready for a deep dive into all things freelancing and finding your financial success? Let's explore both the practical 'how' and the often overlooked 'why' of making money as a freelancer. This episode peels back the layers, exploring the often overlooked expenses tied to the 9-to-5 grind and the balance between income and lifestyle. From setting creative and measurable freelancing goals to figuring out how to know exactly what you should charge based on your current financial situation, we dive into the nitty-gritty of making freelancing work for you. It's not just about the dollars - it's about crafting a life aligned with your values!
    Join me for today’s episode as we talk about: 
    Hidden costs of NOT Freelancing: Childcare, commute blues, and more!Balancing act - Income vs. Lifestyle: Making bank while living your best life.Goal setting in Freelancing: Creative, measurable goals as your roadmap.Your Freelance Income Equation: Hourly or package, find your sweet spot.Investing in yourself: Level up your game and rates.Working towards your Freelancing goals: Real talk on timelines and goals.
    Other Resources: 
    Want to learn how to become a virtual assistant? Sign up for my FREE 30 minute VA training. Get your behind-the-scenes peek at how I started my virtual assistant business and replaced my full-time salary with no prior experience, seven months pregnant with a 1.5 year old running around! Get instant access now >> https://aubreemalick.com/freetraining Join the Freelancer to CEO Podcast Community on Facebook  If you found value in today's episode, I would love it if you left us a review HERE!Connect with me on Instagram: @aubreemalick

    • 19 min
    Reflect & Prep on Your Business & Goals for the New Year

    Reflect & Prep on Your Business & Goals for the New Year

    Ever found yourself at the year-end finish line wondering where all your grand plans went? In this podcast episode, I’m spilling the secrets of reflection and goal-setting as we wave goodbye to 2023 and embrace the possibilities of 2024! If you want to learn how to turn past struggles into stepping stones and crafting goals that truly stick, you’ll want to tune in! 
    Join me in exploring the often-overlooked step of reflecting on the past year's triumphs and tribulations, and learn to set goals that are not just lofty but also achievable. From celebrating small victories to envisioning the growth of your freelancing journey, this episode is your guide to a purposeful 2024!
    Join me for today’s episode as we talk about: 
    Learn why reflecting on your wins and struggles is the secret sauce to setting achievable goals.Ever set goals that felt a bit too ambitious? I spill the tea on setting goals that are not just grand but SMART—Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant, and Time-bound.Why celebrating the wins, whether big or small, is the first step for goal settingFacing Challenges Head-On: Life isn't all sunshine, and neither is freelancing. Learn how to turn setbacks or obstacle into stepping stones for growth.
    Other Resources: 
    Want to learn how to become a virtual assistant? Sign up for my FREE 30 minute VA training. Get your behind-the-scenes peek at how I started my virtual assistant business and replaced my full-time salary with no prior experience, seven months pregnant with a 1.5 year old running around! Get instant access now >> https://aubreemalick.com/freetraining If you found value in today's episode, I would love it if you left us a review HERE!Connect with me on Instagram: @aubreemalick

    • 18 min
    “Can I Actually Freelance? I’m Doubting My Skills”

    “Can I Actually Freelance? I’m Doubting My Skills”

    Ever wondered if you could freelance, but fears and doubts about your skills are holding you back? In this podcast episode, we dive deep into these common concerns and I will show you the potential you already have! From learning on the go, growing your skills, and leveraging your resourcefulness to become a sought-after freelancer.
    Join me for today’s episode as we talk about: 
    Overcoming the fear of not having "enough" skills – spoiler: you've got more than you think!Creating a freelance service from your passions and interests.How to embrace new skills and grow as you dive into freelancing.The true power lies in your resourcefulness and problem-solving attitude – clients love it!
    Other Resources: 
    Want to learn how to become a virtual assistant? Sign up for my FREE 30 minute VA training. Get your behind-the-scenes peek at how I started my virtual assistant business and replaced my full-time salary with no prior experience, seven months pregnant with a 1.5 year old running around! Get instant access now >> https://aubreemalick.com/freetraining  If you found value in today's episode, I would love it if you left us a review HERE!Connect with me on Instagram: @aubreemalick

    • 18 min
    How to Stand Out When Applying for Remote Work with HireMyMom Founder Lesley Pyle

    How to Stand Out When Applying for Remote Work with HireMyMom Founder Lesley Pyle

    Dreaming of ditching the 9-5 grind for - work from anywhere life? In our latest podcast episode, we spill the beans on how Lesley Pyle, the superhero behind HireMyMom, is turning the game around for work-from-home moms!
    Join me for today’s episode as we talk about: 
    The mom who made it happen: Meet the powerhouse making remote work dreams come true.Inside Scoop on HireMyMom.com : Your go-to platform for snagging remote jobs that fit your mom-life lifestyle.Killer cover letters & resumes: Lesley spills the tea on making your application irresistible.Remote work rookie: Get insider tips on shining, even if you're just starting out.Beyond the application: Tips on acing remote job interviews and game-changing follow-up moves.
    Connect with  Lesley Pyle
    Connect with her on Instagram!Freebie Mentioned: 7 Tips for Standing Out When Applying for Remote Work Sign up for HiremyMom - HiremyMom.comGrab Road to 1k with BONUS training on HireMyMom: shop.aubreemalick.com/road-to-1k
    Other Resources: 
    Want to learn how to become a virtual assistant? Sign up for my FREE 30 minute VA training. Get your behind-the-scenes peek at how I started my virtual assistant business and replaced my full-time salary with no prior experience, seven months pregnant with a 1.5 year old running around! Get instant access now >> https://aubreemalick.com/freetraining Join the Freelancer to CEO Podcast Community on Facebook  If you found value in today's episode, I would love it if you left us a review HERE!Connect with me on Instagram: @aubreemalick

    • 38 min
    BLACK FRIDAY SALE: Grab the VA Starter Pack!

    BLACK FRIDAY SALE: Grab the VA Starter Pack!

    THE BIGGEST SALE OF THE YEAR! In this podcast episode, I spill the beans on an exclusive Black Friday offer—the VA Starter Pack Bundle! If you've been dragging your feet on starting and you’re finally ready to start your virtual assistant business, this is it! Take advantage of this exclusive offer from now-November 25th!
    Curious about what's inside? Here's a sneak peek:
    30 Day VA Bootcamp: Your step-by-step roadmap to launch your VA business in 30 days.Contract Templates: Protect yourself and your business with customizable contract templates.Discovery Call Guide: Confidently handle client calls with a complete guide, including a mock discovery call video.Email Templates: Never struggle with client emails again with my best-selling templates.Portfolio Power Hour: Tips, tricks, and templates to create a standout freelancer portfolio.Trello Task Management Board: Stay organized and productive with a Trello board to manage your tasks and clients.
    Grab the VA Starter Bundle here: aubreemalick.com/blackfriday
    Other Resources: 
    Want to learn how to become a virtual assistant? Sign up for my FREE 30 minute VA training. Get your behind-the-scenes peek at how I started my virtual assistant business and replaced my full-time salary with no prior experience, seven months pregnant with a 1.5 year old running around! Get instant access now >> https://aubreemalick.com/freetraining Join the Freelancer to CEO Podcast Community on Facebook  If you found value in today's episode, I would love it if you left us a review HERE!Connect with me on Instagram: @aubreemalick

    • 16 min
    How to Be Confident and Overcome Fear When You’re a Beginner

    How to Be Confident and Overcome Fear When You’re a Beginner

    Ever wondered how to tackle your fears of the freelancing world? Well, I’ve got you covered! In this episode, we dive into conquering those fears and boosting your confidence. We discuss celebrating every win, working through the fears, and taking action to build your confidence. So, what are you waiting for? Let's overcome the freelancing fears and take the first step to more confidence!
    Join me for today’s episode as we talk about: 
    Learn to coexist with fearAcknowledge even the smallest achievements.Seek encouragement from a supportive friend.Confidence grows through action.Gain invaluable on-the-job experience.Break down your goals into actionable steps.
    Other Resources: 
    Want to learn how to become a virtual assistant? Sign up for my FREE 30 minute VA training. Get your behind-the-scenes peek at how I started my virtual assistant business and replaced my full-time salary with no prior experience, seven months pregnant with a 1.5 year old running around! Get instant access now >> https://aubreemalick.com/freetraining Join the Freelancer to CEO Podcast Community on Facebook  If you found value in today's episode, I would love it if you left us a review HERE!Connect with me on Instagram: @aubreemalick

    • 19 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
175 Ratings

175 Ratings

Lpyle12345 ,

Great advice and tips!

Aubree is such a relatable host and she provides such great topics and information for those seeking to start or grow a freelance business!

ArlieLP ,

The BEST resource! 🙌🏼

As a former elementary teacher and mom myself, I was so excited to discover Aubree’s work — she offers the most valuable insights in every episode! Whether you’re just making the pivot into freelance life or you’re a seasoned pro, you’re going to find golden nuggets that directly apply to your overall success here. Highly recommend!

Sammie711 ,

Inspiring☀️

I really really LOVE the Freelancer to CEO Podcast and have been a long time listener. Every time I tune into Aubree I feel refreshed and my motivation is rejuvenated. I really appreciate that she comes from a teaching background and is a mom. It’s so inspiring knowing that it’s possible to be successful. A huge plus is that Aubree is transparent, down-to-earth and she’s always giving actionable tips! Def worth a listen. ♥️

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