WiRE Members share their top tips and tricks

Sandwich Generation

Posted: 6th June 2016

By: Kay Heald

So who are the Sandwich Generation? They are employees and workers who are ‘sandwiched’ between caring for ageing parents and their own children. Carol Abaya, a recognised expert on eldercare,…

Boring CV? Here are six steps to liven up your CV and get you noticed.

Posted: 31st May 2016

By: Judith Poulteney

Far too many CVs lack personality, verve and vitality.  Use these six steps to inject liveliness and enthusiasm into your CV and grab the attention of employers. Layout: Clutter is…

How To Succeed In Pinterest For Business – By Head of Pinterest UK (Via The Ink Gardener)

Posted: 25th May 2016

Many thanks to Helen Reynolds from The Ink Gardener for letting us feature this great blog about Pinterest for Business Last week I was lucky enough to attend Buy Yorkshire…

Show The World You have Confidence In Your Business

Posted: 25th May 2016

It takes lots of self-confidence or courage to launch your own business and stick with it when the going gets tough. Yes, there will be tough times – no matter…

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…