WiRE Blogs, Events & PR

7 Small Steps To Improving Motivation

Posted on: Monday, November 10th, 2014
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By WIRE member Pavlenka Small from www.smallstepscoaching.co.uk Personal development, career coach and start-up business mentor It is impossible to stay motivated for 100% of the time and it is particularly hard when you work for yourself and may not have other people around you to share ideas with, making those difficult times a little easier […]

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Launch event to celebrate women in rural enterprise in Carmarthenshire

Posted on: Wednesday, October 29th, 2014
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Carmarthenshire’s WiRE (Women in Rural Enterprise) networking group officially launches on the 17th of November at the Halliwell Centre, University of Wales Trinity Saint David. The event to celebrate the recent establishment of the Carmarthenshire network will feature the inspiring guest speaker Rebecca Jones, otherwise known as The Red Shoe Biz Women. WiRE is a […]

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Know your Worth workshop

Posted on: Wednesday, October 29th, 2014
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I find myself almost apologising for how much I charge for my service or products! I’ve been told I’m underselling myself but if I charge more, surely people won’t buy?! I know I need to put some boundaries in place with certain people but how? People tell me I should be charging more for what […]

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Burton leader helps theatre group get a lift

Posted on: Wednesday, October 29th, 2014
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Co-leader of the Burton-on-Trent WiRE network, freelance writer Elaine Pritchard is combining her two great loves – writing and acting – with the town’s Little Theatre Company. Elaine will be playing Miss Babs in LTC’s production of Acorn Antiques The Musical from November 10th-15th, but has also been looking for stories she could tell – […]

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Women & Broadband Challenge

Posted on: Thursday, October 2nd, 2014
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All of our Staffordshire and Shropshire members will know that we recently launched the women and broadband challenge – offering free training for female entrepreneurs to develop the skills, knowledge and confidence to embrace the business opportunities offered by superfast broadband and on-line technologies. This training is funded by the Government equalities Office under the […]

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Inheritance and Trustees’ Powers Bill

Posted on: Thursday, October 2nd, 2014
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The Inheritance and Trustees’ Powers Bill has received Royal Assent and will come into force on 1st October 2014. The Bill will change how an estate is distributed if somebody dies without a Will (“intestate”). The two main changes are: Increasing the amount which passes to the surviving spouse if there are no children – […]

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Why customer service is everything

Posted on: Thursday, October 2nd, 2014
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It’s the Little Things… Why Good Customer Service is Everything Rachel Robb www.dstorm-marketing.com In August I went on holiday with my family to Florida, and I have to say, I came back to England feeling more than a little despondent. Despite the welcome sight of cows in green fields as we sped along the motorway […]

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Women and Web and WiRE in Worcestershire

Posted on: Thursday, October 2nd, 2014
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Women in Business around the county of Worcestershire are invited to come to our next free event on October 9th.  Gill Hutchinson from Aardvark Marketing will be speaking with us about how she uses technology to promote and grow here business and sharing tips and ideas with us. There will also be opportunity to learn about […]

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News, grants and training from Shropshire Council

Posted on: Thursday, October 2nd, 2014
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Marches Redundant Building Grant Small businesses and start-ups across Shropshire are being encouraged to apply for a share of a £1 million fund that breathes new life in to redundant buildings across the region.  All projects funded by the scheme need to be completed by June of next year and so applicants are being urged […]

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Temptation Accessories at Christmas

Posted on: Thursday, October 2nd, 2014
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Temptation Accessories was launched in 2012 as an online accessories boutique which offers something a little bit different. www.temptationaccessories.com We are based in Hampshire, not far from the New Forest, and started life focusing on jewellery.  We have now extended our range to include accessories and gifts – and all the other beautiful things we […]

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