Featured Business of the Month - National

Women in Rural Enterprise

What WiRE can do for your business…

Your £40 WiRE membership buys you a whole host of business benefits. Like everything in life, the more you put in, the more you get out.

WiRE Local Network Groups – Networking is GREAT for your business. WiRE is the only organisation to offer rural businesswomen their own networks. Run by WiRE member volunteers, there are 80 independent groups meeting monthly all over the UK. Find your nearest network or call Julie on 01952 815399 to start one.

Rural Marketplace - This is a HUGE business marketing benefit, a listing for your business in this highly optimised directory. Aside from the 6000 people visiting the WiRE website monthly, there are the millions of people surfing the internet everyday – get listed.

Member News, Views and Events - The WHOLE WiRE network at your fingertips. Offer Advice, ask your questions, advertise your event, promote your business, start a conversation. It’s the only forum just for rural businesswomen. Topics raised receive hundreds of views.

WiRE Noticeboard – Ask or tell the network ANYTHING, this virtual village noticeboard lets you ask quick questions or promote your offers – and it looks like a noticeboard!

Business Help - Rural Women, the fountain of all KNOWLEDGE? If you need to know; how to write a perfect press release, how to market on a shoestring, how to trade online and over 80 more gems of business. Take advantage of the Business Help Articles, written for and by rural women they represent the huge expertise of the network – written in your language.

WiRED Magazine – be INSPIRED, be featured or pick up new skills, it’s your magazine and it’s the only magazine tackling issues faced by rural business women. It has an estimated readership of 18,000 and special advertising rate for members.

e-newsletter – Events, information and NEWS to members every month by email or post, plus an e-directory featuring members businesses. robyn@wireuk.org to be included.

Business Offers – Working with BIG business WiRE has secured offers to help your business and your bank balance. HSBC - Preferential card processing rates with no set-up fee and Roythornes Solicitors offer free initial legal advice.

Conference – The annual WiRE Conference is always fantastic FUN – 500 rural businesswomen in one room, how could it not be. Great speakers, business seminars, business organisations and member stands, at a reduced rate for members.

Business Blogs – 4 great WiRE bloggers telling it like it is as a rural businesswoman, you could even be one of our bloggers – it’s great for your business.

PR, Media & Stories – WiRE network on behalf of our members whenever and wherever we can, WiRE members are frequently featured in the national press but we need to know about you. Tell us about your business or list them on the website - so we can tell the world.

Do take advantage of these benefits, each is specifically designed to help your business expand. The more you make use of, the bigger and better your business will grow.

If we can help you in any way please do call WiRE on 01952 815338

February National Business of the Month