Success Stories

We love hearing stories about how our students are launching and growing their own successful virtual assistance and freelance writing businesses. Have a story you'd like to share? Send us an email and we'll be in touch!

Student Success Stories- Katie Letourneau

Student Success Stories: Katie Letourneau

We’re starting a new series on Horkey HandBook today, called Student Success Stories. Why are we doing this? Glad you asked! It’s because we want to feature people who took the 30 Days or Less courses and actually got serious about working on their freelance career. Gina gets a lot

Freelancer Spotlight on Horkey HandBook__ Zina Kumok

Freelancer Spotlight: Zina Kumok

If you’ve been around these parts for a while, you’ve probably heard of Zina Kumok. She is a former 30 Days or Less student, coaching client and a great personal finance writer who managed to pay her student loan debt off in less than three years. She’s also our guest

Freelancer Spotlight on Horkey Handbook_ Emily Belyea

Freelancer Spotlight: Emily Belyea

When we were drafting a new list of people to feature in the Freelancer Spotlight series, Gina suggested we should feature Emily. The two of them had been working together as part of Brennan Dunn’s Double Your Freelancing program, and Gina was sure that Emily would have great insights on


Freelancer Spotlight: Ariel Rule

If you’re one of the lady bosses in the Mamapreneur Mastermind, then you’ve probably interacted with Ariel before. She’s knowledgeable, thoughtful and supportive. She’s also an awesome writer and inbound marketer. If you haven’t met Ariel so far, then you’re in luck today. Because she agreed to answer our questions


Freelancer Spotlight: Maddy Osman from The Blogsmith

Maddy Osman is a true pro and people connector. And one of the few freelancers I’ve met who doesn’t dread networking events. 😉 In fact, Maddy helps organize networking events in Chicago, where she is based. And today, Maddy agreed to answer our Freelancer Spotlight questions and let me tell


Freelancer Spotlight: Sara Frandina from One Woman Shop

Sara Frandina is a rare breed of freelance professional who always seems to have it all together. Whether we’re talking about her own website, the freelancing community that she co-created or the Slack community that’s just budding, Sara is on top of things. We’ve reached out to Sara to ask


Freelancer Spotlight: Content Marketer Brittany Berger

I love learning from other successful freelancers and online business owners. And from what you’ve told me, you do too! So each week (almost), we’re going to interview someone new for us all to learn from. Today, we’re chatting with Brittany Berger, content marketer extraordinaire. Brittany shares how she turned