We've pulled together some of our best money savings to make that move to London as smooth as possible. From cheap ways to have fun to tracking all that cash that's being spent in Pret - we round up how to stay sensible with your spending and stop asking the bank of Mum and Dad for a hand-out. 

November 26, 2019
7 min read
Beth Sutton
Beth Sutton

All the ammunition you’ll ever need to freshen up your CV, nail that interview and prepare yourself for the working world is right here.

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How to find work experience while studying

Work experience gained while you are still studying is a great idea if you want to get ahead. Graduating with skills that are relevant to the industry you want to progress into will set you apart when it comes to leaving the student life behind.

Kitty Harris
Kitty Harris
March 26, 2016
5 min read
How to do your market research as a startup

Before you get to head up a successful business you need to do your market research. It might seem like a drag, but in the long run a good base of research will give you the tools to get ahead better than your hunches and instincts.

Kitty Harris
Kitty Harris
March 25, 2016
5 min read
What does an account executive do?

Account Executives can be found in a huge variety of industries. From recruitment, to PR, to advertising agencies; essentially any company that deals with clients and works in the B2B sector will require people to fill account executive positions.

Kitty Harris
Kitty Harris
March 24, 2016
5 min read
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
Kitty Harris
March 23, 2016
6 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Kitty Harris
March 14, 2016
5 min read