Staying at home like the rest of us as a way to help minimize the spread of the virus? Well now is a great time to level up your skills.
Here’s a list of free educational resources courtesy of our clients, partners, and members of the Bean Ninjas community.
Staying Healthy (and Sane) Whilst Working from Home
- Your survival guide to working from home with kids (Carrie McKeegan / Greenback Tax)
- Free Access to MerryBody Online Yoga, Pilates and Meditation Studio for new members until 1 April 2020. (The MerryMaker Sisters)
- Quarantined! At-Home Health & Fitness Program (James Martin / MoveU.com)
- How working from home is going to affect you and what to do about it (Harry Morton / Lower Street)
- What I’ve Learned From My First 2 Years Working Remotely (Jessica Malnik)
- The Top 7 Questions to Ask Yourself to Ensure Change is Positive (Krystle Divertie / KCS Solutions)
Leading and Working with Virtual Teams
- I Don’t Know What My VA is Doing (Barbara Turley – Virtual Hub)
- 3 Crucial Tech Tools to Guarantee Success with VAs
- How Often Should I Talk To My Virtual Assistant?
- Free webcast replays on employment law implications of working from home (Belinda Hapgood)
- How To 5X Your Business Without Working 80 Hours Per Week (Mads Singers)
- 102 Sexiest tasks to outsource to a graphic designer today (Marilyn Wo, MeetAnders.com)
- Free Workbook: The Thought Leaders Business Growth Plan™ – discover the 9 key growth areas for your business that will give you more income, more freedom, and more impact. (Samantha Riley / Thought Leaders Lab podcast)
- E-book: B Corp – The Why and the How of the Business of Good (Tim Jones, GrowGood.co)
- E-book: “The Online Service Business Solution” (Emma Heuston, The Remote Expert)
- The complete guide for online stores to thrive during uncertain times (Megan Winter, Unstoppable eCommerce Entrepreneurs)
Digital Marketing / Lead Generation
- SEO: 6 Passive Link Building Ideas That Rake In Links While You Sit Back And Relax (Mark Webster / Authority Hacker)
- Free Instant Adwords Audit – It’ll instantly show you areas of wasted spend in your Adwords account and give you suggestions on where you can improve things. For free. (Daryl Mander / BigFlare.com)
- Free 3min training on How to Generate Leads on Linkedin (Paul Higgins / Build Live Give)
- How to Increase Sales and Get More Clients with Challenge Marketing (Angela Henderson)
- How to promote a podcast (Harry Morton / Lower Street)
- Evergreen Traffic Playbook – The step-by-step process that we use to consistently drive high-quality, inexpensive traffic to our site. (Matt Wolfe / Hustle & Flowchart Podcast)
- Promoting a New Business – Where Do You Start? (Ilana Wechsler / TeachTraffic.com)
- Content Topic Ideas Worksheet and other free content marketing resources (Tyler Basu / Influencer Studio)
- Free 2.5Hr Blast-Off Workshop – Discover new and clever ways to grow your business and attract more customers. (Franziska Iseli / Basic Bananas)
- Discover your personal brand score quiz (Jade Green /Life:Engineered)
- Free eComm Foundations course – Learn how to set up an online store (Megan Winters / Unstoppable E-Commerce)
Funding Your Small Business
- Bootstrapping vs Capital Raise – What suits your company best? (Cake Equity)
- A breakdown of what support is available for Australian businesses during COVID-19 (Jade Weller, Lawyer & Business Coach)
- Coronavirus Emergency Loans – US Small Business Guide and Checklist (US Chamber of Commerce)
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