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WiRE Members share their top tips and tricks

Speak up and stand out! – How public speaking can ellevate you and your business.

Posted: 23rd May 2016

By: Aly Harrold

Sometimes it is easier to blend in and be one of many than to stand out. Standing out can make us feel vulnerable. However standing out will give us the…

PR ‘Facts and Fiction’ Seven Steps to PR Success!

Posted: 11th May 2016

PR is hard to define; it does not fit into a little box.  Some say it is all about brand awareness, and to a large extent this is true.   But…

No more tears for fears

Posted: 11th May 2016

Fear affects us in selling situations – even networking generates fear in many of us! The secret is to build relationships with potential customers by allowing your personality to shine through.…

Caveman Stress

Posted: 3rd May 2016

By: Kay Heald

The title of this article is a little misleading, because our prehistoric ancestors did not actually suffer from caveman stress, mainly because they relied heavily on an instinct called the…

My 7 Tips for losing weight and how to keep the weight off

Posted: 3rd May 2016

By: Susan Veszpremi

My 7 Tips for Losing Weight Tip 1- Have a GOAL When you decide you want to lose weight you may already have a goal in mind.  It could be an…

How to make sure your website is mobile friendly

Posted: 3rd May 2016

By: Sarah Sarkies

We are a nation of mobile workers, mobile talkers and mobile surfers. As a business owner with a web site, you need to be certain that your site is mobile…

How to start a business if you love the great outdoors

Posted: 2nd May 2016

If the idea of sitting behind a desk day in, day out fills you with horror. Don’t despair you can still start and grow a successful business, where the only…

WiRE Facebook – all you need to know

Posted: 25th April 2016

Facebook is absolutely brilliant for WiRE, allowing members and interested people to stay in touch in and around the network meetings, to make recommendations and respond to requests immediately. But like all…

#confused? Unravelling hashtags on Twitter

Posted: 18th April 2016

By: Helen Reynolds

Recently I gave a talk to York WiRE about Twitter. The hottest topic? Hashtags. The same thing happened in an advanced Social Media course I was on a week later.…

10 Top Tips for Email Marketing Campaigns

Posted: 15th April 2016

By: Liz Walsh

A main part of our marketing mix at Topdogdays is our regular email newsletter that goes out to over 14,000 email subscribers. Topdogdays provides information on deals & top tips…