Working at a startup is often hyped up to be a part of the next Google or Facebook but the reality is often quite different. Start-ups often have a lot less structure than corporate environments, which is certainly a positive aspect some times. We have a lot of different backgrounds that have come to work … More Guest blog: Why I chose to work at a startup
Over 90% of jobs are at start-ups and SMEs, yet many graduates still aren’t sure what sort of opportunities are available at these companies and how to access them. However, whether you are looking to go into finance, sales, tech, design, or any other sector there are a wealth of exciting opportunities at smaller companies … More Guest blog: Getting Experience at a Start-Up or SME
On 12th – 14th June, the qEnterprise team is hosting our latest 3DS: a fun, intensive bootcamp in which 60 QMUL students and alumni will come together to develop startups in just three days. The weekend is for anybody interested in entrepreneurship, regardless of experience. The aims of developing and practising business skills and actually … More 3DS – develop a startup in just 3 days!
The qEnterprise team recently held our second East London Social Hack at Stour Space, in Hackney Wick. It was a roaring success, and we’re keen to tell you why and to encourage you to get involved next time. To start with, check out the video below. What is it!? The East London Social Hack is … More East London Social Hack 2018
On Friday 12th November, qEnterprise had the privilege of welcoming over 60 aspiring entrepreneurs from QMUL and London Mentropolitan University for our 3DS Bootcamp. It was an exciting, intense and fast-paced weekend of entrepreneurial thinking where students were tasked with forming their own teams and building a business in JUST 3 DAYS. We had lots … More qEnterprise: 3DS Bootcamp
The number of university leavers turning away from the larger, more traditional graduate employers in favour of working for a startup or SME (small and medium-sized enterprise) has noticeably increased over the past few years. Over 50% of recent graduates now say that they would rather work at a smaller company and it’s easy to … More Guest blog: How does a startup or SME’s hiring process differ to a Corporate’s?
Austin Tran is the marketing assistant at a London based digital startup, called ClickMechanic, which enable users to quickly and easily get their car repaired, since their founding in 2012. Here, Austin busts some common myths around working for a startup… You need to have a degree in Computer Science It’s true that many startups are … More Guest blog: Busting the myths of working in a startup