Student Entrepreneur: How to Balance Your Time Between Study and Startup

Article written by Hugo Weinmann, Founder of I-Marketing Pro Before becoming a student entrepreneur, it's important to have an idea for your project (innovative or otherwise), but you also need to be aware of one very important thing: you're going to have to manage two timetables. Your universit...

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How to know when it’s time to leave: 10 tell tale signs for the newly employed

Remember the days when you were still in education and you were excited about the prospect of getting your first job and that first proper payslip? Do those thoughts seem like a distant memory? Now you’ve got that job, perhaps the novelty has worn off a little and you’ve started to think “is this...

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How To Budget Travel Successfully

Jet Set, Go! Make Sure You’ve Booked a Flight to Fit Your Budget No matter if it’s regarding the dates you’re travelling or the cities you’re going to; flexibility is a great way to take advantage of the best travel deals available. StudentUniverse allows you to compare flights and accommodation ...

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How to find a job after graduation? By following these 3 steps!

In the not so distant future you will say goodbye to university and proudly enter the world of work, degree in hand and high expectations. Despite the difficulties of finding a job, you needn't worry, because having a degree is still the most effective way to get hired. In fact, the majority of e...

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4 habits damaging your productivity

Whether you're a student, young professional or entrepreneur, being productive is necessary if you want to complete everyday tasks, the  quality of your work and evolution of your career depends on it. Therefore, taking the perspective of what "not to do", we have devoted an article to those litt...

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10 most frequently asked questions in a job interview

After countless CVs sent to companies all over the country, to even the most far and desolate corners of the UK, you've finally received an email summoning you to an interview. Well done! But that's right, it's more of a "summoning" than an "invitation".  Discover the 10 most frequently questions...

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How to deliver a captivating presentation in 5 steps

Okay, you probably think you won't learn anything new in this article, that it's just like all the others on the subject. Hmm... Yes, but no. Here's why: all the advice in the world on how to deliver a presentation, all the techniques to help build your charisma won't work unless you put them int...

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Do's and don'ts: Nonverbal communication in a job interview

Can you already imagine yourself as the CEO of a successful company? A likeable but firm manager, the perfect boss and inspiration?  Before you set off on the amazing adventure that is starting a business, you will probably already have applied for jobs at some well-known, attractive companies (w...

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Sell Sprint: The hassle-free way to cash-in on your unwanted items

Today we interview James Harford-Tyrer, the 24-year-old Founder and CEO of Sell Sprint, the UK's first on-demand selling service. Read on to find out more about his startup and advice for starting a business. When was Sell Sprint founded and how did you come up with the idea? Sell Sprint was ...

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6 tips to help you become a (successful) freelancer

Do you feel as though you have a mini Mark Zuckerberg hidden away somewhere, waiting to escape? Perhaps you can't find any jobs that match your qualifications or the responsibilities you are looking for. You know exactly what it is you would like to do, but aren't sure which door to knock on. You...

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Are business cards a thing of the past?

Business cards have become an indispensable tool in the professional world. Name, company, logo, telephone number, address, website... a small, rectangular card that slides perfectly into your pocket or wallet, sums up your whole identity and can be very useful! However, with the digital revoluti...

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INK HUNTER: The augmented reality app for tattoo lovers

Many of you will already have heard of INK HUNTER, and for those of you who haven't, INK HUNTER is a popular new app which lets you see what a tattoo would look like on any part of your body, helping you make up your mind before getting the real thing. We decided to interview the two young founde...

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7 tips to help you find a job in China

Increasing numbers of young graduates and entrepreneurs are turning to China to find work. However, it requires determination and a lot of patience. In this article, we are going to give you 7 tips to help you find your first job in China.   Article written by Oliver Verot from Gentleman Marketi...

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Myth and hyperbole: Behind the start-up story

In the murky grey fog of modern marketing and sales, the theme of authenticity can shine through like a sunbeam. At every stage of the business life cycle, brands are desperate to appear as genuine consumer allies in a world of corporate entities out to take your money. Entire marketing budgets a...

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Internships: What are the benefits and where to apply?

Not everyone is aware of the importance of having some professional, hands-on experience. Although student loans will usually cover rent, many of us will need to find a part-time job to pay for other important things like food, bills, books etc., with a bit on the side for going out occasionally ...

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Summer placements: It's not too late!

For many of us, it's that time of year again. No, I'm not referring to the looming presence of exams and deadlines. Over the last couple of months we've been sending out a seemingly endless stream of applications for summer placements, internships, schemes - you name it, we've probably applied fo...

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4 mistakes to avoid when starting a business

Starting a business isn't a question of improvisation. To start with, you need to have an idea and then know how to put it in place step by step... If not, your business probably won't last very long! To help you, I wanted to share 4 mistakes you should avoid at all costs when starting your busin...

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TickX: Compare ticket prices online to find the best deals!

24-year-old Steve Pearce, co-founder of TickX, tells us about the app nicknamed the 'Skyscanner' of event ticketing. Find out more about the inspiration behind this promising startup, plus helpful advice for other young entrepreneurs. How old were you and Sam when you decided to create TickX ...

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