Netmums Work From Home Award
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Enter the Netmums Work From Home Award if you would like to work from home, change your career or have your own home based business.
Do you want to work from home? Or do you want a career change? If so, now is your big chance to impress your friends and family by winning this prestigious award and have a home business of your very own. The shortlisted entrants and the winner will enhance their working profile with a National Award by winning the Work from Home Award.
And of course, by winning you will receive a collection of fabulous prizes to help you work more efficiently and enjoyably working from home.
The Work From Home Award is is a life changing awards! Not one, but several entrants will be given the opportunity to work from home as we have lots of great prizes to be won. The Work From Home Award will change someone's career and working life!
The Netmums Work From Home Award
The Netmums Work From Home Award is for anyone who wants to work from home or have a career change.
Netmums is the UK's fastest-growing online parenting organisation with over half a million members, mostly mums. Netmums is a family of local sites that cover the UK, each site offering information to mothers on everything from where to find playgroups and how to eat healthily to supporting mums who want to be their own boss.
Netmums carry details of all the good franchise and direct selling companies that parents might like to get involved in rather than starting up completely on their own and also have a network of working mums offering support and advice in their Working for Yourself forums.
Remote Employment is proud to bring you this collection of fabulous prizes for winners of this category.
The Pavilion Spa
This ultimate luxury break is worth £1200!
von Essen hotels is giving away a Spa or Family Leisure Break! Tucked away in the heart of the Berkshire countryside within easy access of London and Heathrow, The Pavilion Spa offers a unique historic experience in breathtaking rural surroundings like nowhere else.
Situated in National Trust grounds inside the famous walled garden, made famous by its association with the Profumo affair in the 1960s, the Pavilion Spa provides an oasis of calm and relaxation.
This haven of tranquillity offers an impressive list of beauty and holistic treatments for our house guests and club members from exclusive brands such as Terraké and Carita within the seven treatment rooms.
In addition to this, relax in the heated indoor and outdoor pools, Canadian hot tubs, whirlpool spas, men’s and ladies’ steam rooms and sauna.
The walled garden is a secluded suntrap, with an array of sunbeds next to the pool. Guests can choose from the Conservatory restaurant for informal light lunches or waiter service by the pool.
Don't wait to win this prize - try your very own full and half day spa package with the "Cliveden experience"!
Valued at £500!
Blu Bangle is an exciting new online service offering jewellery for hire! Imagine wearing all the jewellery you ever dreamed of? And you don't have to pay thousands to feel like a celebrity!
Visitors borrow jewellery for special occasions while Members can access hundreds of items of stunning jewellery for work, after six, casual day wear as well as for special occasions, holding as long as they like and swapping as often as they like - a truly bottomless jewellery box!
Noelyne Jones Coach
Six One hour session worth £650!
The Health and Well-being Life Coaching expert. Noelyne is a professionally qualified Management Trainer and Life Coach has transformed her own life and overcome many personal challenges through her passion for Training and Coaching. She now runs her own successful Coaching practice enabling you to improve your health and wealth so that you too can make the most of each moment of your life.
The Essentials Life Coaching package includes six one hour telephone coaching sessions and a six section workbook. On completion of the workbook and coaching you will:
* Feel highly motivated and confident about achieving your goals
* Recognise what has been holding you back and know how to overcome it
* Feel happier and healthier and be excited about the next stage of your life
* Be surprised at how easy it can be to make a difference
A starter kit worth £400!
The lucky new Girlie Gardening consultant will receive the complete set up kit for a new consultant to begin their own business. The kit contains everything needed to get going with the U.K.s trendiest party plan.
Girlie Gardening accessories range from watering cans to tools, wacky and wonderful wildlife, vivacious vases, funky fleece kneelers, in fact everything a gorgeous Girlie Gardener needs. Girlie Gardening consultants do parties and events to fit around their family commitments – starting their own business is so exciting and with our help and backup they will soon find themselves established and making extra money.
Professional Level CV Writing Service
Receive a tailor made high impact CV worth £300!
The CV & Interview Advisors aim to be the UK's most thorough and best value Professional CV Writing and Interview Coaching Service. Their business is dedicated to helping professionals maximise their chances of securing their next job and fulfilling their career goals.
The CV should be seen as a marketing or sales document and as such, should include all your key selling points to give employers a reason to hire you. Many people neglect to include their career achievements in their CV which is one of the key areas to focus. Achievements are essential as they give employers evidence that you are good at your job.
The CV will focus around these selling points to create a document which is guaranteed to maximise your potential.
Win a starter kit worth £170!
It’s never been easier to start a new life as a Tomboy Toolgirl! Tomboy Tools is a revolution! For customers, it’s a whole new way of learning DIY - in the company of friends, not in the scary aisles of the local DIY warehouse.
As a Tomboy Consultant you will be given the chance to start a rewarding business that fits around work and families. In other words, it’s all about power. But not just power tools! It’s the power of women taking control - of their homes and their careers.
At a Tool Party, a Consultant demonstrates a repair or installation - then every woman in the room has the chance to give it a whirl.
Tomboy Tools are offering a Starter Kit worth over £170 and you will get business support materials to get you tooled up and ready for action! You don’t have to be a DIY expert to start life as a consultant - we’ll help you to get started and you can learn as you go. Right now, you just need a passion for doing something different.
Truly Madly Baby
Win a starter kit worth over £160 !!
This great starter kit contains a selection of products along with business tools. This prize will give you all you need to get started as a consultant with Truly Madly Baby.
Truly Madly Baby specialises in quality, practical, unique products for mum, baby and kid, their range of products goes up to 11 years and beyond. What makes them unique is that they can deliver these products via home parties, where consultants can demonstrate the products.
Mum's to one or many love the consultant opportunity with Truly Madly Baby as it is a job that can fit around existing family commitments, A way to earn money without having to pay for childcare!
Win a starter kit worth £100!
Join Usborne with a brand new Starter Kit and everything you need to start making money with your own home business. With this prize you will become an Usborne Organiser where you can start selling Usborne books straight away and earn money with your own home business!
Whatever you are looking to achieve, Usborne is the perfect business venture, offering you the opportunity to make money and get the best resources for your family. You decide when and how much you work, you can take your children with you and your business can grow as big as you want. Getting started as an Usborne Organiser is easy and as soon as you join, you will start earning on everything you sell, from day one.
Win a starter pack and products to the value of £100!
Everyone wants to be more eco-friendly and Wikaniko unravels the mysteries of where to start and what to believe in the most innovative and creative ways.
Explore their website to benefit from their services and resourcing. They also give you the chance to earn an income in their quest to become the giant in the eco revolution.
They show you things that will accelerate your business growth in fun, non confrontational ways and will show you the '12 Routes to Market' – in other words, how and where to offer your products to get the best result. They show you ways of attracting loads of distributors to your business – even if you don't know anyone.
PR Consultation worth £125!
Win a PR Tele-Consultation with Antonia Chitty of ACPR to discuss your PR for your new winning business with the professionals.
This consultaton with Antonia will help you come up with a focused strategy to promote your business using simple lost cost techniques.
Make the most of it by asking Antonia to help with areas that you might find difficult, such as writing a press release or speaking to journalists. At the end of the consultation you will be brimming with ideas for promoting your business!
ACPR specialises in helping small business owners and entrepreneurs do their own PR. Antonia Chitty is author a 'A Guide to Promoting Your Business', the essential work book to guide you step by step through doing your own PR.
The Vivid Green Award
Whether you are a Remote Worker, Home Worker or you Work From Home Award entrant you automatically get your application entered into the Vivid Green Award. This prize alone is worth £10K!
Vivid Green specialise in the design of high comfort, low energy, minimal maintenance offices, studios and workshops. Our Penthouse 8.5 design provides 8.5m2 of light, comfortable space for year round working. Materials and components are selected for their high quality, aesthetics and minimal maintenance. By entering this special award you will have the opportunity to win a Vivid Green Garden Office!
Runners Up Prizes
GLOWS Career Coaching
Two One Hour sessions each worth £80!
Lindsey Reed from GLOWS Career Coaching is an experienced coach who is passionate about moving people forward in careers that inspire them.
Her clients include private and business people and through her coaching they have achieved successful career transition; promotion and improved leadership. Lindsey is a licensed Career Coach, Master NLP Practitioner and also an ILM Trainer (Institute of Leadership and Management).
Events to the value of £70!
FreshIdeas Events creates exciting and inspiring events. They run networking events for entrepreneurs planning a business, just started or already established in business. They also design and run Women in Business events for companies who want to attract and retain female talent.
A Guide to Promoting Your Business
Three copies of A Guide to Promoting Your Business each worth £15!
Promoting your Business is what YOU need to give your business an immediate boost. Spend just 15 minutes each day working through the inspired ideas in the workbook and watch your business grow.
Learn how to make the most of every promotional opportunity. Find out how to do your own PR on a budget; write press releases that get coverage and make telephone calls with confidence. Promoting your Business is packed with essential business promotion skills for YOU – don't miss out on this chance to learn to promote your business better
Spare Room Start Up
The home is now the UK's most popular start-up location with more than 1,400 new businesses started each week from kitchen tables, garden sheds ... and the spare room!
If you dream of starting your own business from home, but have no idea of what is involved, then help is at hand. Spare Room Start Up has been written by Emma Jones, creator of the UK's home business website www.enterprisenation.com.
Advice and suggestions are interspersed with quick tips, illustrations and real life case studies from successful home business owners. Uncover the lighter side of working from home as well as the benefits and rewards of becoming a Spare Room Start Up!
Total prize value £12, 285!
Netmums Work From Home Criteria
* Must work remotely, out of office, field or mobile based.
All entrants should answer as many of the following questions as possible, your answers will be used to get a bigger picture of your application.
1. Demonstrate Home Working or Remote Working.
* What do you do?
* Why do you want to work from home? Or why do you want to change your career?
* What ideas have you had about working from home?
* What technology do you use which will enable you to work from home and run a successful business?
* What impact will this award have on your life?
2. Why should you win the Work From Home Award?
* Have you overcome adversity or a challenge in life to get work?
* What experience or skills do you have which would help you to win this award. Feel free to give as much information as you feel would strenthen your application, without repeating any of the other questions. For example, why do you feel it is important to market and promote a home business?
* Why should we award this prize to you rather than another entrant?
* What disciplines would you bring to working from home to ensure maximum productivity?
3. Your Home Business
* Go through each prize and tell us why you want this particular prize, how it will help you to run a home business and what lenghts you would go to to be successful. You must give us a paragraph about each prize. This does not mean you will only be entered into the draw for a preferred prize. The detail you provide here will give the judges an overview of the priority in your prize listings and how you could be suited to one of the prizes.
* Tell us how you would plan your business, promote your new home business and give any other information that will help the judges to pick you as the winner for this award.
How to Enter
Whether you are a Remote Worker or Home Worker, a Home Based Business or Employer of remote workers or home workers, you should enter the Remote Worker Awards! Go on, enter now!
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