WiRE Blogs, Events & PR

Visioning workshops in Wolverhampton – helping Creative Businesses to grow

Posted on: Monday, March 2nd, 2015
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The Interiors & Lifestyle Futures team from Birmingham City University  is running the latest in its series of two-day Visioning workshops in Wolverhampton on Tuesday 17 and Tuesday 24 March. There is more information HERE These are for West Midlands-based creative companies and sole traders including BCU alumni in the region. The workshops are for […]

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New business network for women comes to Uttoxeter

Posted on: Monday, March 2nd, 2015
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Rural and small business has helped to prompt the formation of a new networking group for new and experienced female entrepreneurs in Uttoxeter. Organiser Holly Hinton said the need to offer support to women in businesses had been recognised by WiRE nearly ten years ago, and WiRE has grown into a national organisation supporting rural […]

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Get twitter fit for your Business

Posted on: Monday, March 2nd, 2015
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Tuesday, 31 March 2015 from 13:00 to 16:00 Lymington, United Kingdom With 500 million Tweets a day and 284 million active users, people turn to Twitter to bring them closer to the things they care about, whether it’s the news that affects their lives or the businesses down the block. On Twitter, people talk about […]

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The Desire Map Level 1 Workshop

Posted on: Monday, March 2nd, 2015
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A two-day, in person hideaway in the Derbyshire countryside to discover your core desired feelings & lighten up your life! Based on the worldwide best-selling book by Danielle LaPorte, Holly Hinton brings Desire Mapping to central England as a Licensed Facilitator. How do you want to feel? In your heart, your body, your career? When […]

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Overwater Wins Best Inland Marina 2015

Posted on: Monday, March 2nd, 2015
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Overwater Marina has recently been named TYHA Inland Marina of the Year 2015.  The marina, which can be found on the Shropshire Union Canal, close to Audlem in South Cheshire, opened in 2010 and has very quickly earned a first class reputation for its beautiful countryside location, spacious design and friendly atmosphere. The Overwater Team […]

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Facebook: Getting the most out of it for your business

Posted on: Monday, March 2nd, 2015
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Tuesday, 31 March 2015 from 10:00 to 13:00 Passford House Hotel, Lymington, United Kingdom Facebook is the largest social network on the plant, its massive power means few businesses can afford to ignore it.  It’s easy to be “on” facebook, but using it effectively for your business takes a little more thought.  This course is […]

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Celebrating Women in Business – Join us!

Posted on: Monday, March 2nd, 2015
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Enterprising Women and The Rt Hon Nicky Morgan MP, Secretary of State for Education and Minister for Women and Equalities invites you to attend an event to celebrate Women’s Enterprise and International Women’s Day at the British Library. Join us live on the day – Several WiRE Members are taking part, see ig you can […]

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Inclusive support for women in enterprise: the Burt report

Posted on: Thursday, February 19th, 2015
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WiRE Director Polly Gibb was invited to meet with Lorely Burt MP Ambassador for Women in Enterprise last year. Polly voiced the concerns and outlined the business needs of rural and micro business-women. The resulting report “Inclusive support for women in enterprise: the Burt report” which considers how government can increase opportunities for women in […]

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Celebrating Annie’s Blissful Journey

Posted on: Wednesday, February 18th, 2015
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I have been a therapist for several years. As a Holistic Therapist I utilise my skills and experience to develop a totally unique programme tailored to each individual patient. My business journey started in 1998 when I won a contract to work for Children In Need and Comic Relief as a Children’s Worker at a […]

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WiRE Member Award

Posted on: Wednesday, February 11th, 2015
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Staffordshire garden designer Joyce Bullock, of Joyce Bullock Garden Design & Landscaping Ltd has been nominated for an award and has been selected as a finalist in the Business Networking Awards. Joyce was nominated in the Best Trades’ category by clients, peers and colleagues.  The winners will be announced at a ceremony in March. Joyce […]

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