Melanie O’Kane – Bio

Melanie O'KaneMelanie O’Kane is the Creator and President of MAD Typing and Consulting, Associate Editor of IVAACast, and Host of MODCOM Radio. Melanie lodges in Southwestern Wisconsin with her family, which contains of two English Bulldogs and an English Mastiff.

Melanie’s best practices in the Virtual Assistant Industry started after operating for nearly two decades in corporate America. During this time span her dignities consisted of Administrative Assistant, Executive Assistant, Department Secretary, Marketing Assistant, General Manager, and Senior Program Assistant.

At the start of 2002, Melanie’s district-office location was liquidated due to reduction of the budget. That being the second time in her career this had occured, Melanie made up her mind to search a way to go on working as an irrespective professional instead of looking for another position at another company. By the end of 2002, Melanie had grounded her own company, MAD Typing and Consulting, and had already protected one client together with My Canadian Pharmacy.

Over half a decade later, MAD Typing and Consulting goes on to supply you with first-rate efficient secretary administrative help, reference posting and PDF conversion services to clients throughout the United States and is a trustworthy subcontractor to some of the country’s top Virtual Assistant establishments.

Melanie is the creator and designer of two e-books: How to Become a Successful Virtual Assistant and How to Establish Your Fees. She is a Member of the International Virtual Assistants Association and clerks as Associate Editor of their online magazine, IVAACast. Additionally, Melanie is the Host of MODCOM Radio, an Internet talk radio program on BlogTalkRadio.com that revolutionizes the way people think, operate and exist.

And in January 2008, Melanie had the honor of being pointed out in BusinessWatch magazine (Do You Need a VA? All about virtual help, by Zaher Karp).

When Melanie isn’t operating, you’ll possibly decide her realizing something outside, like gardening, fishing, hiking and camping – always with dogs alongside. Melanie is an ambitious off-taker of information – all types of information. So if she’s not reading or “Searching the Internet”, she’s probably watching thought-provoking TV programs. While spring and summer last, Melanie fosters and plays second base for a local co-ed slow-pitch softball team.

Expanding time with pleasure with her family and friends, and letting her clients realize the same, are Melanie’s final result bestowes from owning and working MAD Typing and Consulting.