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The Designated Group has been named as a finalist in the Best for Embedded Flexibility category of the Working Families’ Best Practice Awards. Employers large and small from many sectors compete annually to reach the shortlist for the unique business awards for flexible, agile organisations. Established in 2010, the Working Families’ Best Practice Awards showcase…(Read More)

Here at the Designated Group we are on our clients’ journeys with them, so we get excited when they get excited! Victoria Tryon is excited… and very busy, creating extraordinary bespoke jewellery for a discerning clientele. We caught up with Victoria to talk about her motivations and inspirations, get some sage advice, and consider the…(Read More)

Nikki De Marchi, swimwear designer

Here at the Designated Group we consider ourselves privileged to work with some fantastic clients. Nikki De Marchi is one such client – a talented businesswoman who, with the help of her Designated PA Alannah, is making waves in the luxury swimwear market. We caught up with Nikki to get an insight into her inspirations,…(Read More)

In celebration of International Women’s Day today, we wanted to pay tribute to the phenomenal women who inspire us here at The Designated Group. Read on for some fantastic, and moving, personal stories! Jane Braithwaite – Managing Director “This year International Women’s Day feels like more of a celebration than ever before as more…(Read More)

A few nights ago I went to see the film The Darkest Hour, where Gary Oldman portrays Winston Churchill in the weeks leading up to the Second World War. His performance was truly awe-inspiring. As I left the cinema I found myself thinking more about the unsung heroes in the team around him. Particularly…(Read More)

Organise A Remote Meeting

The internet and cloud-based applications mean more business are moving towards a flexible way of working. From remote workers to flexible hours, it is not uncommon to have part ( or all ) of the team working offsite from the business. This has many benefits, but how do you wrangle everyone together for a meeting?…(Read More)

The Dossier December 2017 is out now… This month read about how Designated PA supports Rebecca Morley of Rebecca Morley Coaching. Learn how we helped her with flexible business support options.   This month DPA Recommends Paragon’s Monaco Grand Prix 2018 Super Yacht experience and catch up on the latest events and articles on the…(Read More)

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