WiRE News

Growth in self-employment outstrips new jobs

By WiRE Team

Posted: 4th March 2014

An increase in the number of self-employed people is behind recent falls in official unemployment figures as opposed to the creation of new jobs, experts have said. Quarterly labour market…


Delivery of HMRC’s help and support is now Digital

By WiRE Team

Posted: 3rd February 2014

There are live and pre-recorded webinars; the live webinars are interactive, allowing you to ask questions, receive the answers and have an online discussion in real time as the webinar…


Support for Traditional Food Sector

By WiRE Team

Posted: 31st January 2014

We at Coventry University Enterprises are pleased to announce our participation in an EU-funded FP7 project called TRADEIT, a collaborative project supporting a network of Traditional Food SMEs and Food Researchers in the…


Vouchers for Growing Businesses

By WiRE Team

Posted: 30th January 2014

What are Growth Vouchers? Announced by the Chancellor in the 2013 Budget and championed by the PM’s Enterprise Adviser, Lord Young, the Growth Vouchers programme will deliver subsidies to help…


Meeting Up with our Network Leaders

By WiRE Team

Posted: 9th June 2011

Read about the great Network Leader meeting we had in Hatfield, what happens, some of the things our WiRE networks get up to.


Country Fairs – The New High Street?

By WiRE Team

Posted: 13th April 2011

“At the end of 2009 vacancy rates across England and Wales High streets totalled 12.4%, up from 5% in January. It is now thought that this percentage has exceeded the…


A Bit of a Do

By WiRE Team

Posted: 10th December 2010

Organise ‘Abit of a Do’ fto celebrate the amazing things that women do around the globe and help Oxfam raise funds for millions living in an unfair world.


What Makes WiRE Wonderful?

By WiRE Team

Posted: 22nd November 2010

Very often people approach me and want to find out what it is that makes WiRE so special. Well here’s what I think sets WiRE apart from all the rest.…


Not just another business women’s network!

By WiRE Team

Posted: 13th July 2010

New business networking groups are springing up every week, including women only networking events, so when we met up with our WiRE Yorkshire Network Leaders at the Yorkshire showground in Harrogate recently, we…


Stop Look Listen!

By WiRE Team

Posted: 25th June 2010

Times are undoubtedly tough for all businesses, money is tight and customers unwilling to commit. Yes, the economic situation is to blame and we all hope that business will get…