Knowledgebase

WiRE Members share their top tips and tricks

How to identify your ‘ideal clients’ for your Beauty or Holistic business

Posted: 20th February 2017

By: Claire Bareja

As a beauty professional you are naturally creative and caring, I think. You want to help everyone to make them feel and look good. But when it comes to marketing your business you…

Are You A Victim Of Your Own Kindness?

Posted: 13th February 2017

By: Carolyn Trafford

Whether you’re a parent, a partner an employee or an offspring, there’s always someone who needs help or support.  Our ability to care may be part of what makes us…

Can Small Businesses Embrace Hygge?

Posted: 13th February 2017

By: Kay Heald

February might traditionally be associated with red roses and hearts, but maybe this year workplaces can give their employees the gift of Hygge (a Danish concept, pronounced hoo-gah) to help…

Closing Your Business is Sometimes Necessary

Posted: 8th February 2017

By: Barbara Steadman

When I tell people I have closed Another Gorgeous Day, I always get met with sympathy and “Oh I am sorry”. But I am not sorry. I am not sad.…

Achieving the Mindset to Suceed in Business

Posted: 8th February 2017

By: Karen Fleming

  Succeeding in your own business is a dream for many. Motivations may be different depending on who you ask, but the skills and qualities you need to succeed as…

Do Introverts Make The Best Speakers?

Posted: 6th February 2017

By: Aly Harrold

Do you enjoy having time to yourself and is your best thinking time when you are alone? Alternatively, do you love meeting new people and feel isolated if you have…

Do you rent out property to tenants?

Posted: 31st January 2017

By: Tessa Shepperson

If so – are you SURE you are complying with all the rules?  It sounds like an easy way to make money, and if you do it properly it is,…

Turning Your Idea into a Business

Posted: 25th January 2017

By: Sandra Garlick

Thinking about starting a business, or even launching a new product or service within your existing business, should be worthy of more than a fleeting thought, a few notes and…

More than one string to our bow – Julie Cann, JC Bookkeeping Services

Posted: 23rd January 2017

By: Julie Cann

Our lives can be so focussed around our ‘main’ income stream that we forget that we often have many more unforeseen talents lurking just under the surface. My main focus…

Setting Your 2017 Goals And Increasing Your Chances Of Success

Posted: 18th January 2017

By: Liz Tucker

  Most of us are creatures of habit, and so view the New Year as the time to reinvent ourselves or set new goals.  Unfortunately, research suggests that almost half…