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Client Spotlight - Victoria Tryon

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 »

The Perfect Storm - Making the Decision to Hire an Assistant

As a business owner you’ve burnt the midnight oil, shed the blood, sweat and tears. You’ve hustled, you’re seeing the fruits of your labour but, most notably, you’ve been chief cook and bottle washer, a Jack-of-all-trades… and that’s enough clichés for one blog post. The point is that all successful entrepreneurs and small business owners […]Read More »

There's No Place Like Home(working)

Dare to dream, says Hilary Stoddart, Designated PA’s client development manager and former office-based senior PA…   If you’re considering taking the leap from office-based employment to the world of flexible, home based, virtual work and feel (understandably) daunted, Hilary’s story is sure to reassure and motivate you! It was August 2014 when I made the […]Read More »

Client Spotlight - Nikki De Marchi

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 »

Honouring Our Heroes #IWD2018

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 women […]Read More »

The Christmas Juggle

When I first became a Virtual PA, my work life balance instantly took a turn for the better. Working from home in a #flexibleworking role meant that I could easily juggle the kids around my workload without any need for childcare. I sailed through June half term on Granny time, garden play and maybe the odd hour […]Read More »

The Dossier December 2017

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 DPA blog.Read More »

Client Spotlight - Rebecca Morley

Can you tell us a little bit about yourself and your company? I’m Rebecca Morley, Founder at Rebecca Morley Coaching. I started my company 2 years ago at the same time as I had my little boy Alfred. I decided to use my many years of experience improving businesses from the inside to help small businesses […]Read More »

DPA Recommends - Paragon

Designated PA recommends Paragon – they have a very exciting and exclusive opportunity for the Monaco Grand Prix 2018 – which you can watch with a glass of champagne in hand in your very own cabin on board a Super Yacht!! Paragon’s Monaco Grand Prix Super Yacht Experience The Monaco Grand Prix 2018 is the jewel […]Read More »

Business Support A-Team

They say it takes a village to raise a child. Running a successful small business doesn’t quite take that many people. But with a team of dedicated experts on board, your business can grow faster and more efficiently. Through delegating tasks to experts and freeing up your time to focus on what you do best, […]Read More »

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