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From PA to VA

Designated were delighted to be invited to present at this years Birmingham PA Forum Learning and Development conference in February.  Myself and Jane Braithwaite MD, discussed the topic of making the transition from Personal Assistant (PA) to Virtual Assistant (VA) and talking all things flex!   The event was a great success and the perfect opportunity…(Read More)

The Christmas Juggle

The Christmas Juggle

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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…(Read More)

business support

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…(Read More)

Hire A Virtual PA

Why a Virtual PA is a perfect solution for small businesses When I speak to small business owners and explain what I do as a Virtual PA, I tend to spot a little glint in their eye that reads: “I need that too! I want to hire a Virtual PA! Please help me!” An endless…(Read More)

Virtual Personal Assistants

So you’ve probably heard the buzz about Virtual Personal Assistants, and how they might just be the best thing since sliced bread for your business.  You understand that a Virtual PA is a personal assistant who works remotely (though face-to-face meetings can be arranged). They deal with a variety of tasks ranging…(Read More)

How-To-Create-A-Simple-Media-Pack

A media pack is used as a direct sales tool to target your chosen market and also for PR purposes. It will include all aspects of your business and should be seen like a resume for your site. Unlike the traditional email, media packs create a more enjoyable viewing experience with sleek, sophisticated design. Simply…(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)

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)

All organizations are political and everyone engages in office politics – and to some degree, they always will be. The underlying reasons are psychological. First, work involves dealing with people. That means finding a compromise between what they want and what we want; and it’s often a zero-sum game. Second, humans are emotional creatures…(Read More)

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