Tag Archive: networking

Got the blues about blogging?

Helen Willson from Mezzo Consultancy was on our Expert Q&A Panel at the WiRE Conference – Optimising & Building Your Brand. Helen helps businesses with planning and writing blogs and offers coaching and editing support. Below, Helen shares some tips on getting your blog off the ground or out of the writing rut.   Got the blues about blogging? You were all set at the start of…

What do I do if an Employee doesn’t attend work when it snows?

With weather predictions forecasting snow in the coming weeks, it is worth having a look at what agreements you have in place and have a read of the below blog from WiRE Member Karen Scott from Specailist HR Solutions Some employers have in place a Severe Weather and Disruption to Travel Policy, or contractual clauses within the Employment Contract, that outline what to do in such circumstances.…

Six Tips to becoming a better networker (we call it Grigle!)

Top Tips for good networking (or Grigle) GENEROSITY – networking is more give than take. If you can’t help, find somebody who can. Recommend and promote others – good business is good for everybody. RESPECT – integrity and authenticity are…

A brief history of (WiRE) networking

Rewind back to 1999, when the millennium bug was a thing, Ricky Martin was Livin’ La Vida Loca and most of Europe was handing over its currency and embracing the Euro. A time when people hardly used email or surfed the internet and for anything immediate we…