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According to Personnel Today Six in 10 employees experience workplace stress.  And it’s no different for an Entrepreneur.   Being an Entrepreneur is not the easy, flexible, anxiety free career that many believe it to be; in fact, it’s quite the opposite.  If you are a business owner, you can sympathize with this statement…(Read More)

Making Tax Digital

HMRC are introducing Making Tax Digital.    Part of the government’s plans to make it easier for individuals and businesses to get their tax right.   From 1st April 2019 this will apply to VAT registered businesses with a taxable turnover above the VAT threshold.  They have delayed this for income tax and corporation tax. In…(Read More)

When I decided to become a Virtual Assistant 2 years ago there wasn’t a lot of information out there on what to do or how to start. The idea of leaving a comfortable and secure job role was daunting and to leave that for the new and predominately unknown world of virtual personal assistance…(Read More)

Jane Braithwaite

Meet Jane Braithwaite, Managing Director, Designated Group What does #BalanceforBetter mean to you personally? Personally, #BalanceforBetter means balancing my work and personal lives to achieve a better life overall. My three teenage daughters are my highest priority and ‘balance’ means being able to work in the evening in order to have time to watch a…(Read More)

Our commitment to GDPR Introduction The European Union has taken a monumental step in protecting the fundamental right to privacy for every EU resident with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which will be effective from May 25, 2018. Simply put, EU residents will now have greater say over what, how, why, where, and when…(Read More)

May 25th sees the implementation of a new piece of EU regulation – the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).   Any business should currently be working in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998, where any personal data is used or collected. There are similarities between the GDPR and the DPA, but this new regulation…(Read More)

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…(Read More)

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