Turning Your Hobby into a Business

Do you have a hobby that people will be willing to pay for? If so, you could actually turn that hobby into a really profitable business. Don’t get me wrong. That you can cook great meals does not mean you should set up a restaurant. A hobby that you can turn into a...

Ways to Help Women Succeed in Business

2017 was definitely the year of women. It was the year when women were finally able to speak out against harassment and expose those who have harassed them. It was a huge movement considering that a lot of women have become victims of abuse and they have chosen to...

Celebrating Women in History: First Woman in Space Valentina Tereshkova

In 1963, former textile worker Valentina Tereshkova became the first woman to travel to space. The 26-year-old Russian was the fifth cosmonaut to go into the Earth's orbit. Let's celebrate women role models #inspirationalwomen #rolemodels #greatwomen

Making Money Online – A Few Ways that Can Work for Anyone

A job doesn’t need to be 9 to 5 anymore, or restricted to an office or city. Technology has opened up different avenues which offers flexibility to work from anywhere. From creating quality and sticky content to affiliate marketing and hosting a channel on YouTube,...

The top 5 IT CV must-dos to get yours noticed

Content CWJobs  suggests when providing personal details, just include the basics such as your name, address, contact details, email and the URL to your website/blog if you have one. Place your key skills in a prominent position and bullet point them so that they can...

Inspirational Women in History: Elizabeth Taylor

These are stories of Inspirational  Women in History. You can view them all here. ‘I’ve been through it all, baby, I’m mother courage.’ Look up ‘survivor’ in the dictionary and you may well see Elizabeth Taylor glancing proudly up at you, under the weight of some...

5 Steps to Build Your Personal Brand and Business with Public Speaking

Public speaking offers women in business a significant opportunity to gain publicity, increase your personal and business brand exposure, and drive sales. But how do you become a public speaker? First, you need to establish yourself as an expert and thought leader in...

How Social Relationships Impact Professional Success

Do you remember when you were young how simple it was to find a best friend? I remember around the 3rd or 4th grade – my teacher randomly assigned me a seat behind a girl in class whose name was also Denise. Naturally, it was love at first name. Of course, that was...

How to create an awesome video CV

In today’s highly competitive employment market, job seekers are constantly looking for new ways to stand out from the crowd and grab the attention of a potential employer. Gone are the days when hiring managers relied solely on a 2-page formulaic CV. Today, many new...

Want to improve your IT skills? Then come along to our FREE Drop-Ins

The Drop-Ins are hosted by Helen Owen Marketing Enterprises (HOME) CIC, local community company that is helping to improve both IT and life skills for women to help them get into work, as well as helping social entrepreneurs start their own business and small...

Need to improve your IT skills? Come along to our friendly Drop-In Sessions

The Drop-Ins are hosted by Helen Owen Marketing Enterprises (HOME) CIC, local community company that is helping to improve both IT and life skills for women to help them get into work, as well as helping social entrepreneurs start their own business and small...

Generating New Career Ideas

Start At The Beginning When you’re considering a career change the very best starting point I can suggest is for you to begin to capture all your career ideas in one place. Let’s call it an Ideas Bank. One possibility is a folder which you just keep everything in. You...

Want to be Successful at Selling Advertising Online? Here are a Few Things to Consider

Maybe you have years of experience working in advertising and are finally breaking out on your own. Perhaps you’ve always wanted to help other women-owned businesses get the word out about their services or products. While more people are steering away from buying ads...

How to prevent a Cyber Attack at work

It seems like there’s news of a cyber attack every day. From retailers to credit reporting bureaus and even identity theft monitoring companies, no company appears to be immune from cyber attacks’ devastating financial and brand impact.  Is your company ready for a...

Video Interviews – Dos and Don’ts

Employers lose 10 working days on average per year on interviews, according to recent research by Cammio. The survey conducted on more than 500 recruiters revealed the impact of out-of-date recruitment processes on businesses meant, on average, 16% of the working week...

7 telemarketing tips – how to become a pro

Telemarketers may get a bad rap, but they are actually an instrumental part of a company’s success. They can help a business build their lead base and increase sales. If you're interested in entering the sales field, a telemarketing job is a good place to start,...

Looking for a job as a Personal Assistant?

Look behind any successful entrepreneur and you’ll find a PA. Known for being exceptionally organised, highly efficient and able to add value by freeing up their boss’ time, good personal assistants are hard to come by. So how do you become a PA? A job as a PA can be...

Women in science: why female mentors matter in engineering

It’s no secret that of all the STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) specialisms, the engineering industry has the biggest diversity problem. Just nine per cent of the UK’s engineers are female, and a disappointing six per cent of those in professional...

5 Tips for Managing Change within Your Team

Change is both challenging and exciting. Any company that is serious about growth goes through periods of change. Those that come out on top are the ones who can guide their teams into the future and towards success. This article guides you through five ways to...

Job Buddies – every Thursday from 10am to 12noon at the Seaside Community Hub

If you need help getting into work then come along to the Seaside Community Hub every Thursday morning from 10am to 12noon. You can receive help in several ways such as: Confidence Skills CV Writing Interview Techniques Using Social Media for Work Job Searches And so...

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Generating New Career Ideas

Start At The Beginning When you’re considering a career change the very best starting point I can suggest is for you to begin to capture all your career ideas in one place. Let’s call it an Ideas Bank. One possibility is a folder which you just keep everything in. You...

How to prevent a Cyber Attack at work

It seems like there’s news of a cyber attack every day. From retailers to credit reporting bureaus and even identity theft monitoring companies, no company appears to be immune from cyber attacks’ devastating financial and brand impact.  Is your company ready for a...

Video Interviews – Dos and Don’ts

Employers lose 10 working days on average per year on interviews, according to recent research by Cammio. The survey conducted on more than 500 recruiters revealed the impact of out-of-date recruitment processes on businesses meant, on average, 16% of the working week...

7 telemarketing tips – how to become a pro

Telemarketers may get a bad rap, but they are actually an instrumental part of a company’s success. They can help a business build their lead base and increase sales. If you're interested in entering the sales field, a telemarketing job is a good place to start,...

Looking for a job as a Personal Assistant?

Look behind any successful entrepreneur and you’ll find a PA. Known for being exceptionally organised, highly efficient and able to add value by freeing up their boss’ time, good personal assistants are hard to come by. So how do you become a PA? A job as a PA can be...

Women in science: why female mentors matter in engineering

It’s no secret that of all the STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) specialisms, the engineering industry has the biggest diversity problem. Just nine per cent of the UK’s engineers are female, and a disappointing six per cent of those in professional...

5 Tips for Managing Change within Your Team

Change is both challenging and exciting. Any company that is serious about growth goes through periods of change. Those that come out on top are the ones who can guide their teams into the future and towards success. This article guides you through five ways to...