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A startup's first year can be a bit of a whirlwind. We've asked our founder Charlie for some tips on how to survive and succeed in setting up your own company.

Kitty Harris
March 21, 2016
9 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
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
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
What not to include on your CV

With the jobs market the way that it is, internal and external recruiters don’t have as much time as they would like to go through CVs. In order to ensure yours isn’t one that gets dismissed, go through this checklist of things that are commonly included on CVs and take them off ASAP.

Kitty Harris
March 11, 2016
3 min read
Social media week

The general atmosphere was one of anticipation, friendly networking and frantic tweeting. Luckily the edgy neon signage and brightly lit bar made for quirky photographs quickly snapped on iPhones.

Kitty Harris
March 10, 2016
6 min read
How to cope starting a new graduate role

It might be tempting to hide in the bathroom and frantically google masters courses in a desperate bid to continue on as a student, but take a moment to read our advice on coping first.

Kitty Harris
March 7, 2016
2 min read
Surviving in London on your graduate salary

Sometimes the starting salaries of jobs in London might fall within the bracket of ‘how the hell will I be able to survive?!’, but just remember to stay calm, remain optimistic and follow our expert guidance.

Kitty Harris
March 4, 2016
3 min read
5 ways to use social media to boost your job application

Your future employers are online, just like everyone else. And we can guarantee that they will be scrolling through social media to get a feel for what sort of person you are.

Kitty Harris
March 3, 2016
2 min read
Why blogging is a worthwhile pastime for jobseekers

Having a strong online presence is a key part of the marketing mix for startups and smaller companies. It is a vital ingredient for growing a business, so why not impress a potential employer by demonstrating your digital abilities in your own time?

Kitty Harris
March 1, 2016
2 min read