7 best places to work from your laptop in London

The traditional idea of office space is slowly disbanding and a new culture of flexible working space is evolving rapidly. Let’s face it, all you really need is your laptop, wifi, and copious amounts of caffeine.

Kitty Harris
Kitty Harris
September 17, 2019
8 min read
8 tips for surviving your final year of uni

Yes, the dissertation is tough, yes, you will lose your social life, yes, it’s scary that the end of education is getting closer BUT it’s also a period of time in which you can really enjoy your projects and studies, knowing it’s the last stretch.

Kitty Harris
Kitty Harris
September 15, 2019
6 min read
A photo of a woman taking notes and browsing her laptop, from the perspective of standing directly behind her. Her brown hair is in a bun and she is wearing glasses and a grey jumper. The laptop is on a wooden table.

Here are our top tips on how to smash your video interview! We've also included a simple guide to using Zoom, Google Hangout and Skype, so nothing takes you by surprise.

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Mia Sadat
September 12, 2019
33 min read
Interview fails

First time interviewee? Check out our quick guide on how to sabotage your own chances of landing a job you love (and do the opposite).

Charlie Johnson
August 6, 2019
6 min read

Now that the summer has finished, what jobs will our Love Island graduates be best suited to? (Waiting for Ovie to apply to work at BrighterBox any...time...now!)

Jake Bentwood
Jake Bentwood
July 30, 2019
5 min read
Tips for South Africans in London

Moving to the UK from SA? Our resident Saffa, Alex, shares her top tips on how to navigate the city and more.

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Alex Jonsson
July 22, 2019
7 min read
In-house or agency

Each time a team wants to grow, there's always one question that comes up - should a company conduct its own hiring internally or employ an external recruitment agency?

Toby Levy
Toby Levy
May 20, 2019
3 min read
Ethical startups

With Gen Z being touted as the most socially conscious generation to date, it's no wonder that grads are looking to put their money where the mouth is and launch their careers at an ethical start-up.

Beth Sutton
Beth Sutton
April 17, 2019
5 min read
Wellbeing at work

Check out this guide on how to remain cool, calm and collected in your new role, considering April is Stress Awareness Month.

Toby Levy
Toby Levy
April 11, 2019
3 min read
Recruiter

“I want to have a long and successful career in recruitment,” said no graduate, ever. But taking a step back, you learn and develop some indispensable skills...

Toby Levy
Toby Levy
March 27, 2019
3 min read
What can I do with a modern languages degree?

You've just graduated with a degree in Modern Languages and the job hunt has never seemed so unfocussed. Fear not; the BrighterBox team is here to help!

Beth Sutton
Beth Sutton
March 7, 2019
5 min read
Jeremy Dodd of Go Instore

The BrighterBox team caught up with the company's first ever placements to see how their roles and careers have evolved over the last 3 years. Take a look if you always wondered what a career in business development could lead to.

- Charlie Johnson
February 25, 2019
3 min read