Benefits of working abroad and tips for finding a job!

In a very competitive job market, students have to do all they can to stand out from the crowd and get their dream job after uni, even throughout their studies! The current economic climate has meant that finding a job can be difficult, even for overqualified students. In order to attract the at...

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3 clichés about entrepreneurship: let's get rid of them!

We are constantly bombarded with stories in the media about "the startup of the moment". Apparently, you need to be the new Facebook or  Uber, revolutionise a market sector, raise millions of pounds from Business Angels or win an entrepreneurial competition to be successful. However, the reality...

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SORTEDfood: The "world’s biggest food and cooking conversation"

Whether you're a skint student looking for cheap and healthy recipes or a young professional wondering what to cook up for a sophisticated night in with friends, SORTEDfood has something for everyone! With over 1.6 million subscribers, SORTEDfood is YouTube's most popular cooking show, and today ...

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Successful interview, but didn't get the job?

It takes a lot of time to find a new job. You spend time updating your resume. You start the hunt, spending hours pouring over websites and job forums. You fill out applications and talk to friends and co-workers about being your references. And then you get called in for an interview. You prepar...

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Inside the Company: Daniel's time at Infiniti & Renault Sport F1 Team

For this week's Inside the Company, we interview 25-year-old placement studnt Daniel Sanham shares his amazing experience working as an Electronics Engineer at Infiniti Engineering Academy Renault Sport F1 Team.  Can you tell us a little about your background and education? I’m 25 from the n...

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6 tips to help you ace your next job interview!

Preparing for a job interview is a little like preparing for battle: if you aren't properly prepared, you don't have much chance of succeeding! We therefore decided to give you all the tools you need to help you succeed during your next job interview and get your dream job!  Article by Coach and ...

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Working abroad: The ultimate guide to choosing the right city

There's isn't one thing in particular that attracts you to a different city, sometimes it’s just a feeling you get when you’re there, something you can’t quite put your finger on. Apart from that though, there are a few other factors that can be taken into account when it comes to choosing the be...

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Travelling: Where to stay and what to look out for

When you're on the move abroad, the last thing you want is to arrive at a new location without a bed to fall into at the end of the day. Yet, hotel rooms can often be out of our price range, so what do you do? Well, here at Wizbii we've rounded up your options along with letting you know what you...

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Top 4 CV mistakes to avoid at all costs!

We all know it's impossible to define who a person really is on a couple of sheets of paper. I personally think that CV's are a very restricted way of introducing ourselves and highlighting our abilities, professional experience and personality. Nowadays however, having a CV is a crucial part of ...

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Top 5 most promising UK crowdfunding projects

Crowdfunding, as the name suggests, is literally the funding of a project or venture by raising small amounts of money from large amounts or "crowds" of people, usually online. Crowdfunding is not only restricted to startups: artists, musicians and filmmakers have also successfully raised funds a...

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What if Disney characters had their own startups?!

Today, the Wizbii team decided to have a little fun! We wondered what types of startups the Disney characters would have created if they had been entrepreneurs. Let's go!  Sleeping Beauty - SleepCompanion, the light bulb that helps you sleep Sleeping Beauty would have created the startup SleepC...

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Working in Europe: Companies, contract types & useful facts

Have you been thinking about making the move and working abroad? You're not alone, increasing numbers of students and graduates deciding to work abroad to broaden their horizons and gain invaluable experience. If you're thinking about heading over without finding work beforehand, or even if you h...

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7 tips to help you optimise your time and add hours to your day

Nowadays it feels as though we have more to do than ever: years seem to pass more quickly, days are shorter and the hours fly by. It's easy to have the impression that we don't have enough time to do what we need, but thanks to these 7 tips you can optimise your time, become more productive and e...

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What does Brexit mean for UK startups?

It was a momentous referendum result that highlighted a clear divide between the values and aspirations of the British people, but it’s the UK’s thriving startup business scene that could potentially suffer most from leaving the European Union. Some of Britain’s most promising enterprises of the ...

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Obilab cardboard DRUMKIT: making music accessible to everyone

We interviewed Caroline Cullière, co-founder of innovative startup Obilab, who shares more about the cardboard DRUMKIT along with 10 commandments for entrepreneurs! Who are the founders of Obilab and how many people make up the team? There are currently 3 co-founders: Patrick Obadia, 30 (Chief...

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4 ways to make the most of your summer!

One moment it was exam season, the next moment you were down the pub to celebrate their end. But now? Now you’re home and although the replenishing fridge and the pets are lovely, their novelty may have worn off a bit by now. However, here at Wizbii we’ve come up with some ways you can fill the t...

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4 student holiday destinations and tips for travelling on a budget!

Calling all students: thinking about setting off on a long weekend with friends without spending too much? Going on holidays for 3 days is possible, even on a budget! We've come up with deals for 4 destinations we've fallen in love with: Rome, Barcelona, Amsterdam and Budapest! Restaurants, bars...

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How studying abroad can boost your CV and improve your career prospects

Any student who has spent a year abroad will agree that studying abroad was the best experience of their life. Yes, it is fun, but it is certainly more than party and weekend breaks. Studying abroad is a great life investment that can broaden your horizons. How? By providing you with a unique set...

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