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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)

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)

The-Most-Cost-Effective-Way-To-Staff-Your-Small-Business-

Simply the most cost-effective way to staff your small business, with a high levels of experience and pay per hour rates, online PA’s are rapidly growing in numbers AND skill sets. For the first time in the UK, qualified mothers raising children are more likely to find jobs over women without young families…(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)

Hiring-the-PA-of-your-dreams....-AND-making-it-affordable

A good PA is indispensable. The perfect package of key skills which include prioritising, multi tasking, great communication/organisational skills AND a specialised subject such as accounting. A GREAT PA will make your day flow with such ease that it’s easy to forget the enormity of the tasks set. Managing meetings, book keeping, day…(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)

Our clients rely on us to take full responsibility for their professional/personal tasks and business management to ensure efficient organisation so that they can concentrate on their core business.  Therefore my working day always starts with listing the day’s priorities, in order to fulfil my role as an executive Virtual PA. Due to…(Read More)

Are you amongst the many parents considering how to keep the children entertained this summer?  We have compiled a selection of activities, entertainment and more to keep everyone from tots to teens occupied over the holidays*.  And don’t forget that if you need an extra pair of hands to make this summer a breeze…(Read More)

HOW TO WORK SMARTER, NOT HARDER…. Ever found yourself with a million things to do and no idea where to start?  Or perhaps you just keep putting off that big black deadline that’s hovering over you? Either way, getting your work space organised is a sure fire way to help get your head space…(Read More)

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