Why choose Women in Enterprise?
If your business is based in and around the Milton Keynes area then you'll know that there are huge amount of networking opportunities available. Ensuring that you choose the right group to join and dedicate your time to is therefore very important.
Women in Enterprise has been established for more than three decades, making it one of oldest and most successful networking group in Milton Keynes.
We’re proud to be a not for profit organisation that provides an environment of trust in which we support, collaborate and enable our members and their businesses to grow.
Our volunteer committee is made up of women who run businesses in Milton Keynes and who believe passionately in the power of building relationships through regular contact. People buy people, which is why networking works….
Women in Enterprise is the perfect environment for individuals wishing to enjoy the opportunity to build relationships, and we actively encourage members and visitors alike to deepen those relationships outside of our events too – we see our role very much as catalysts!.
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About our meetings
We firmly believe that the best networking happens when people are relaxed and feel confident.
It’s our aim to ensure that, even if you’re completely new to networking, you feel comfortable and get the most out of the time you dedicate to being with us – after all, we’re all busy people! Committee members are always on hand to make you feel welcome, to answer questions and to help with introductions.
Our meetings are always well attended, vibrant events. We enjoy passing business to each other, collaborating and discussing issues that we face.
Here’s an idea of what you can look forward to at meetings
• Guest Speakers
• Member Spotlight Presentations
• 60 Second Snapshot Presentations
• Variety – we hold not just lunches, but also morning and evening events
• Delicious food in a range of well-located venues
What it costs to be a member
As we are a not for profit organisation we can afford to keep membership costs as low as possible…
Just £75 per year for individual membership
JOIN AS AN INDIVIDUAL
Corporate membership is also available at £125 per year, which entitles three people from your organisation to attend WiE events.
JOIN AS A COMPANY
COME AND TRY US OUT! - You're free to attend two lunches before deciding to become a member. And you're welcome at as many of our Networking Coffee meetings as you like, whether you're a member or not!
How we keep in touch
Our website is kept up to date and our aim is to make sure that it’s easy to both find out about forthcoming networking and member events and to book them.
Our invitations to events and updates via email will mean that you don’t miss the opportunity to join us. Please do sign up to receive information, if you haven’t already.
We’re also active on social media, so follow us to keep abreast of our activities on twitter and facebook.
Helping to promote your business
We are very keen for our members to contribute details of what they’re up to - for example of events they’re holding or taking part in, their successes - so that we can share them via our website and social media.
Women in Enterprise, as a not for profit organisation, has a culture of ‘giving back’. We are passionate about our charitable support, which is why we give regularly to our chosen charity, the MK Community Foundation Women’s Fund and for which we collect a small donation at every event that we hold. We also help other community based fundraising where possible.