WiRE News

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Programme

By WiRE Team

Posted: 29th December 2015

Goldman Sachs have announced they are extending their commitment to the 10,000 Small Businesses Programme UK, and have released a report on Unlocking Productivity with the Enterprise Research Centre (ERC)…


GEW High Impact Award Winners

By WiRE Team

Posted: 29th December 2015

Congraulations to Judy Illing, Lynn Gregory, Katrina Shamel and Julie Stewart for organising the Yorkshire Women in Rural Enterprise Conference held at Askham Bryan on 17th November, it has been…


LEADER FUNDING – APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR RURAL BUSINESSES

By WiRE Team

Posted: 15th December 2015

LEADER is a funding programme which it is worth having a look at as it is specifically designed for small rural businesses which are looking to develop and grow. It is…


WiRE is praised by The Chancellor

By WiRE Team

Posted: 7th December 2015

Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne told one of WiRE’s volunteer leaders of his admiration for the organisation during a celebration for Small Business Saturday. Elaine Pritchard – who runs…


Prince’s Countryside Fund – Christmas Card

By WiRE Team

Posted: 28th October 2015

The Prince’s Countryside Fund has launched a competition to find an image for our 2015 Christmas card. Entries are being sought of images of wintry rural landscapes, rural communities at…


Cyber Crime not just for big business

By WiRE Team

Posted: 27th October 2015

Henshalls Insurance offer special deals and a friendly service for WiRE Members, click HERE for more information. Cyber-crime threat to businesses Businesses who ignore the ever-increasing risks of cyber-crime may be…


Social Media: How Safe Is YOUR Teen?

By WiRE Team

Posted: 27th October 2015

Valuable and sensible advice for all parents from Cheryl Turner from Tao Solutions I was recently asked to deliver a social media-based enrichment talk to a group of Sixth Form…


FREE Event for Global Entrepreneurship Week

By WiRE Team

Posted: 15th October 2015

    How to become an ‘INTRAPRENEUR’ with James Bannerman Tuesday 17 November 2015 : 8.30am – 12.30pm Marches Growth Hub, Univerity of Wolverhampton, Telford Campus Looking to inject some…


Shropshire Foods Businesses – Chance to win FREE work space

By WiRE Team

Posted: 12th October 2015

Shropshire Dragons’ Den Challenge Are you a food manufacturer who’s expanding fast, running out of production space and wondering how you’ll take the business to the next level? If you’ve…


Thinking of exporting – special event for women in business

By WiRE Team

Posted: 12th October 2015

To celebrate Enterprise Week 9th – 13th November UKTI are inviting WiRE Members to attend the 4th exporting event for women led businesses BOOK HERE. Join us in Birmingham for…