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WiRE Members share their top tips and tricks

WHAT DOES A BOOKKEEPER DO?

Posted: 21st November 2016

By: Julie Cann

When someone asked me what I did once and I said “Bookkeeper”, they thought I meant I was a “Bookie” and asked me if I had any betting tips for…

Tips to Create a Better Online Profile

Posted: 16th November 2016

By: Sandra Garlick

I am guessing that if you are reading this, you are probably already engaging with various online platforms, which is great as I am a huge advocate of using them…

A Smart Casual Wardrobe Essential…The Blazer

Posted: 8th November 2016

By: Hazel Robinson

Hi There! As it becomes cooler, like me, you are probably getting out your knitwear and coats to keep warm! It can often seem like there is a bit of a…

Networking Tips for Success

Posted: 8th November 2016

By: Sandra Garlick

When I first started my business I embarked upon a networking campaign by attending as many events as I could!  It was pretty much a scatter-gun approach with no strategic plan…

Christmas with hearing impaired family and friends

Posted: 7th November 2016

By: Sally Joyner

Anyone who has a hearing impairment knows how difficult situations are when you cannot hear clearly and how awkward it can be when there is a lot of background noise.…

The Rollercoaster of Business Life

Posted: 7th November 2016

By: Liz Walsh

I can vividly remember my first meeting with a business mentor prior to setting up in business back in 2004. He assured me that things would never be the same…

Top Tips to Promote your Events

Posted: 7th November 2016

By: Kim Gilmour

Years ago, to promote my Charity Dinner I would drive around with posters pinning them to notice boards and leaving them in receptions of local companies. Today things are so…

5 Ways To Demonstrate You Have Confidence In Your Business

Posted: 7th November 2016

By: Liz Tucker

Whether you run a multi-million pound corporation or a micro company you need to demonstrate confidence. Customers and staff alike, expect this of you. If you don’t demonstrate confidence as…

Don’t miss the Tax Return Deadline – 31st January 2017

Posted: 7th November 2016

By: Marie Beg

If you’re thinking that there’s only 7 weeks until Christmas, remember that means that there’s only 12 weeks until the Self Assessment Tax Return deadline! H M Revenue & Customs…

How Coaching Works to Help You and Your Business…

Posted: 1st November 2016

By: Karen Fleming

Every discipline has its own mysteries, its own conventions, its own language, known only to those who choose to immerse themselves within: doctors, nutritionists, builders, coaches. While language can serve…