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About Virtual Freedom

Entrepreneurs often suffer from the misconception that to be successful, they must do everything themselves. Not only are they the boss, but also the salesperson, HR manager, copywriter, operations manager, online marketing guru, and so much more.

Virtual Freedom author, Chris Ducker, was suffering from this ‘Superhero Syndrome’ in 2009, but by the end of 2010 he had cured himself and in the process was building his business faster and in a more profitable manner than ever before. Watch this short video to find out how he did it:

But outsourcing expert and “Virtual CEO” Chris Ducker knows how you can get the help you need with resources you can afford. Small business owners, consultants, and online entrepreneurs don’t have to go it alone when they discover the power of building teams of virtual employees to help run, support, and grow their businesses.

Virtual Freedom: How to Work with Virtual Staff to Buy More Time, Become More Productive, and Build Your Dream Business is the step-by-step guide every entrepreneur needs to build a business with the asset of working with virtual employees. Focusing on business growth, Ducker explains every detail you need to grasp, from figuring out which jobs you should outsource to finding, hiring, training, motivating, and managing virtual assistants.

With additional strategies and online resources, Virtual Freedom is the ultimate resource of the knowledge and tools necessary for building your dream business with the help of virtual staff.

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  • "Think about the most useful book you’ve ever read. It will now become the second most useful. Ducker says work and success only breed more work and success, and he couldn’t be more right. This is the field guide...."

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    Jay Baer

    NY Times bestselling author of 'Youtility'
  • "If you could buy a turnkey solution to your most vexing business problem, this is it. Chris Ducker explains exactly how to get more done in less time—and, as a bonus, get back the life you gave up when you decided to go i...."

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    Michael Hyatt

    NY Times bestselling author of 'Platform'
  • "Your small business won’t grow without a team behind you. Chris Ducker has written a step-by-step guide to building and managing a virtual team machine. Follow his framework and watch your enterprise grow into your dr...."

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    Melinda Emerson

    Forbes #1 Influential Woman Entrepreneur & ....
  • "Set your ideas free, and you’ll think bigger. Set your entire work system free, and you’ll grow bigger. Chris Ducker is on to something here. Get in fast! ...."

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    Chris Brogan

    NY Times bestselling author of 'Trust Agent....
  • "Chris Ducker passionately teaches freedom. His manifesto is a wake—up call for all entrepreneurs seeking to take back more of their time – in business and life. Cheers to your inspiration! ...."

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    Michael Covel

    Bestselling author of 'Trend Following'
  • "Who would you rather trust to learn about building a virtual team, to help grow your business? Someone who ‘talks’ about outsourcing, or someone who LIVES it? Chris Ducker lives it — everyday – and this book...."

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    Derek Halpern

    Founder, SocialTriggers.com
  • "Countless business owners are getting bogged down dealing with mundane tasks. As a result, they sacrifice their freedom and even their happiness dealing with stuff they shouldn’t be. The master of how to break free fr...."

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    Peter Shankman

    Bestselling Author of 'Nice Companies Finis....
  • "I wish I would have had this book 4-years ago. I went through so much pain to get to effectively running my small business. And here, Chris tells you exactly how to do it in this gold-mine of a book. Do yourself a favor, fo...."

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    Joe Pulizzi

    Founder, Content Marketing Institute & Auth....
  • "Chris, thank you for the inspiration and direction you provide on a daily basis, this book shall become the bible on how to build your dream business, without working yourself into an early grave! ...."

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    John Lee Dumas

    Host & Founder, Entrepreneur On Fire
  • "Time, not money, is our most precious asset. In Virtual Freedom Ducker gives incredibly practical, proven advice for getting our time back so we can live a life of true freedom with the most luxurious of luxuries: choice ov...."

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    Kate Northrup

    Bestselling author of 'Money: A Love Story....
  • "This is a book for a new world of business, where technology – not subways or planes or cars – connects people to their offices and team members to each other. It offers you a prescription that’ll lead you to ...."

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    Ann Handley

    Bestselling Co-Author of ‘Content Rules’....
  • "Chris is endlessly impressive with how many things he gets done; running a blog/podcast and other social media channels as well as an incredibly successful business, visiting and talking at and even organizing conferences, ...."

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    Benny Lewis

    Author of ‘Fluent in 3 Months’
  • "The world of business no longer has borders, or cubicle walls to get in the way of anyone, anywhere in the world from building the successful business they’ve always dreamed of. Chris Ducker lives what is between thes...."

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    C.C. Chapman

    Bestselling co-author of ‘Content Rules’ & ....
  • "People have been talking about virtual teammates for years, but with Chris’s Virtual Freedom, we finally have a guide to the hiring, training, and managing them. Chris is one of the preeminent thought leaders on virtual s...."

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    Charlie Gilkey

    Bestselling author of ‘The Small Business L....
  • "I wish I had this book when I was struggling to be a superhero in my own business. Chris completely gets where I was at back then, and it wasn’t pretty. Please read this book. Twice. This is a must-read for any over-l...."

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    Chris Garrett

    Bestselling Co-Author of ‘ProBlogger’
  • "After spending the first year of my business working 14-18 hours a day, seven days a week, it became clear that I could no longer attempt to do everything on my own. Perhaps it was the week in the hospital following that ye...."

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    Cliff Ravenscraft

    Broadcaster, PodcastAnswerman.com
  • "At first, the amount of impressive work Chris Ducker is able to accomplish seems superhuman. Blogging, podcasting, writing books, managing a 200+ person company, running a co-working space – he does it all. But then y...."

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    Corbett Barr

    Co-Founder, Fizzle.co
  • "The best question to ask yourself when determining a book’s worth is ‘Has the author earned the right?’. Chris has owned and operated a virtual staffing company for every second of the 10-years I’ve known hi...."

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    Corey Perlman

    Author of ‘eBoot Camp’ & ‘Social Media Over....
  • "If you’re trying to build a more focused business and want to free up massive amounts of time, get this book! ...."

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    Dave Crenshaw

    Author‚ ‘The Focused Business’
  • "I have referred a number of people over to Chris for information on how to find and get started with a virtual assistant. For me, he is the “go to” expert. I tell them he pretty much wrote the book on the topic....."

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    David Risley

    Founder, Blog Marketing Academy
  • "I’m not going to lie, my business used to be a stress-fest, until I unleashed the power of outsourcing on it. It literally changed my entire business world and now I can work when, where and how I want. When it comes...."

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    David Siteman Garland

    Mediapreneur & Host of ‘The Rise to the Top....
  • "As an entrepreneur, I look for leverage points. The bigger the lever, the less work I have to do, and the faster and easier success becomes. Outsourcing is one of those massive levers I’ve been using – in great ...."

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    Gideon Shalwick

    Founder, Splasheo.com
  • "Why get bogged down in administration when you can focus on building your business? Chris Ducker provides a book that’s essential for every entrepreneur out there. If you want to free up your valuable time and increas...."

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    Ian Cleary

    Publisher, RazorSocial.com
  • "Chris clearly knows from experience how overwhelming it can be to run a small business, but he now knows something most of us don’t, how to master the art of outsourcing. Thankfully he tells all in his new book Virtua...."

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    Jaime Tardy

    Author of ‘The Eventual Millionaire’
  • "My first digital product took 6-months to create because I thought I had to do it all. Today, I produce products in a fraction of the time – thanks to my virtual staff! What Chris Ducker preaches in Virtual Freedom is...."

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    James Wedmore

    Online Publisher & Digital Entrepreneur at ....
  • "Being your own boss can be a blessing and a curse – On good days you feel like you can conquer the world, but on bad days you’re exhausted by the never-ending list of tasks that have bottlenecked on your to-do l...."

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    Jenny Blake

    International Speaker and Author of 'Life A....
  • "Virtual Freedom offers THE solution for entrepreneurs who are trying to build a serious business that isn’t fully dependent on them. It’s as if the book holds you by the hand and guides you through building an e...."

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    Leslie Samuel

    Owner, BecomeABlogger.com
  • "Every entrepreneur needs to understand the importance of utilizing and leveraging great talent – no matter where it is in the world. Chris Ducker has written a book that is going to change the mindset of an entire gen...."

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    Lewis Howes

    World Record Holder and Principal of ‘The S....
  • "In a world where TIME is becoming more and more precious, it’s refreshing to see a book that helps us get back what so many of us have lost in the day to day rigors of the demanding business world we’re all now ...."

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    Marcus Sheridan

    Author, Speaker and ‘Sales Lion’
  • "The biggest challenge entrepreneurs face when building their business is acknowledging they can’t do everything themselves. The second biggest challenge is understanding what to hand over, who to hire and how to handl...."

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    Natalie Sisson

    Bestselling author of ‘Suitcase Entrepreneu....
  • "Have you ever read a book that you just couldn’t put down because you simply need to know what’s on the next page? Virtual Freedom did that for me, because what Chris has produced in this book will literally cha...."

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    Pat Flynn

    Bestselling author of 'Let Go'
  • "Chris Ducker is walking, talking proof that he knows what is takes to be a successful virtual boss. His new book “Virtual Freedom” gives you all the knowledge and strategy you need to free up tons of time and be...."

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    Phil Montero

    Founder, TheAnywhereOffice.com
  • "Virtual Freedom is the answer to ‘now what?’. The E-Myth and The 4-Hour Workweek told us that we need to work on our businesses, not in them. In many ways we were left to figure out what was next. In this book, Chris Du...."

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    Phil Taylor

    Director, Financial Bloggers Conference
  • "Long hours, time away from the family and very few vacation days are often ‘the norm’ when you’re running your own business. However, it doesn’t need to be that way. Virtual Freedom is the first book...."

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    Amy Porterfield

    Co-Author of 'Facebook Marketing All-in-One....
  • "When it comes to outsourcing and business freedom, there is no comparison to Chris Ducker. If you desire a lifestyle business, read this book TODAY! ...."

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    Ryan Lee

    Author of 'The Millionaire Workout'
  • "One thing I’ve learned as an entrepreneur is that the biggest difference between world changing businesses and people and everyone else, comes down to the right team and the right systems. Chris is a master at both. H...."

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    Scott Dinsmore

    Founder of LiveYourLegend.net
  • "When it comes to the world of virtual staffing, Chris Ducker is the real deal. His framework for outsourcing elements of your daily life will help your business thrive. The world needs this book and I’m glad it’...."

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    Srinivas Rao

    Host & Founder, BlogCastFM
  • "There are probably things you’re doing everyday that are limiting your impact and fracturing your focus. In Virtual Freedom Chris offers a more effective, sane way to operate your business and your life. ...."

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    Todd Henry

    Author of ‘Die Empty’