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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)

5-Powerful-Ways-To-Generate-More-Leads

It’s all very well slogging away at that business blog to drive traffic to your website in the hope of boosting your organic search results. But to rely solely on your blog to sell your products without some form of direct marketing is a high risk. It can take months before you start to…(Read More)

5-Business-Travel-Hacks-For-The-Frequent-Flyer

Having an all expenses paid business trip to another country is always a buzz for the new executive. However, delays, exhaustion, hours on a congested train for a conference that will only last a morning at best and issues claiming back your expenses tended to make me groan when I was reminded of my looming…(Read More)

How-To-Grow-Your-Business-Using-Pinterest

Pinterest is widely recognised for its ability to drive a tremendous amount of traffic to your website and as the rising star of social media platforms in 2016, it would reckless to miss out. Hubspot have recently jumped on the Pinterest bang-wagon and already have shown transparency by admitting Pinterest drives the most referral…(Read More)

How-To-Make-Your-Small-Business-Sound-Unique

It’s not an easy start for a small business when you realise you are competing against millions of other companies in the same industry as you. The difference is, you’re fully aware what your business has to offer and how its services and products can EASILY surpass all the competition, but your customer…(Read More)

5-Things-Your-Customer-Wished-You-Knew-About-Them

As far as marketing trends go for 2016, the number one priority as always is trying to improve the customer experience. Did you know that 70% of buying experiences comes down to how the customer feels they are being treated? And 78% have bailed on a transaction at the last minute due to poor service…(Read More)

Jane Braithwaite thinks ‘Running a Business is Good Stress!’ Breaking Biz is provides information and inspiration for starting and running a business. With 10,000 subscribers all receiving exclusive updates on all things entrepreneurship. Designated PA’s very own MD and Founder, Jane Braithwaite takes part in a Q&A session – take a look…(Read More)

Thinking of going into business with your significant other? Married couples in business together have extreme opinions when asked about it. It’s either the best thing that happened to them, or the worst. Very few couples (if any at all) are indifferent about running a business with their spouse. If the former, the couples…(Read More)

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