Library students

If you are sitting there reading this with a degree in mathematics under your belt and no idea what to do next, stop worrying. You are well-equipped to take on a multitude of different roles, even if everything feels bit uncertain right now.

October 16, 2017
18 min read
Kitty Harris
Easy SEO tips for startups

If you want to save some money somewhere during the initial couple of months, then doing what you can to improve your SEO without hiring another person is not as difficult as it seems.

Kitty Harris
March 23, 2016
6 min read
What can I do with my psychology degree

When you are at university you don’t know how many jobs there are in the world. Most graduates aren’t aware of the complexity of the industries that exist outside the universities, and the range of careers that psychology graduates are perfect for.

Kitty Harris
March 22, 2016
18 min read
Surviving your first year as a startup

As a startup, your first year can be a bit of a whirlwind. We should know, because BrighterBox is turning one in November!

Kitty Harris
March 21, 2016
9 min read
Tips for raising venture capital for your startup

Venture capital is by no means the only way to raise finance but the prestige, experience and contacts that VC-backing brings can be a big competitive advantage for a growing business.

Kitty Harris
March 20, 2016
6 min read
10 apps to improve your London graduate life

Got a graduate job in London? Ready to get the most out of your new city? Don’t worry, there’s an app for that. Or loads of apps in fact.

Kitty Harris
March 19, 2016
5 min read
How to choose a name for your startup

I bet you thought naming your startup would be the fun bit. In reality, it can be a serious headache. There are a few rules that you might want to follow when choosing a name, but essentially you have the go ahead to let your imagination run free.

Kitty Harris
March 18, 2016
6 min read
5 signs you need to change your job

Getting a job after university is a huge challenge in itself. So what happens if it suddenly doesn’t feel like the right role for you? Should you carry on despite your misgivings? Or throw in the towel and switch it up?

Kitty Harris
March 17, 2016
5 min read
Utilising Twitter for your startup success

For promoting your startup Twitter is perfect, as you are able to get to the crux of the matter without wasting time. It is also great for keeping on top of everything that is happening in your community because of the sheer amount of information exchanged every day.

Kitty Harris
March 16, 2016
6 min read
Is a master's really worth it?

Considering master’s degrees are usually very expensive, you will want to be certain that you are getting what you need from your money – namely, will it make you more employable?

Kitty Harris
March 15, 2016
4 min read
Using Snapchat to promote your startup

When used correctly Snapchat effectively reaches a huge network of young people and can potentially serve up ads with 100% visibility. Not bad, right? Plus, it’s pretty fun.

Kitty Harris
March 14, 2016
5 min read
How to stand out at a startup group interview

It is natural to feel intimidated when walking into a room full of prospective candidates, but being able to stand out from the crowd will ensure you are memorable (for the right reasons, hopefully).

Kitty Harris
March 13, 2016
4 min read
How to choose an awesome logo for your startup

Your logo needs to be recognisable and evoke the emotions you want instilled in your brand persona. In some cases, your logo might be the first contact someone has with your company and you want their reaction to be singularly positive. Not too much to ask, is it?

Kitty Harris
March 12, 2016
6 min read