How To Succeed In PR: “Passion, Creativity and Drive…”

What exactly is it that top PR agencies are looking for in their young recruits? Don’t worry guys, your spies over at Enternships are on the case… Continue reading How To Succeed In PR: “Passion, Creativity and Drive…”

INTERVIEW! Stephen Bediako, Project Oracle talks Social Entrepreneurship

Want to use your career to change the world for the better? You could do a lot worse than taking a leaf out of Stephen Bediako’s book – an exhaustingly talented individual whose mission of social good echoes in every project he spearheads. So what can future pioneers learn from him? We picked his brain to find out… Continue reading INTERVIEW! Stephen Bediako, Project Oracle talks Social Entrepreneurship

5 Habits To Give Up For Lent (to worry about after the pancakes)

So sure, yesterday was all about gorging your skin off with delicious, gooey treats – but now we’re on Lent duty. We know exactly what habits any opportunity seeker should give up this fun-free season, and we’ve handily laid them out for you to gaze upon as you lie in a post-pancake stupor.  Continue reading 5 Habits To Give Up For Lent (to worry about after the pancakes)

5 questions to ask before you submit an application

For better or for worse, here at Enternships HQ we’re privy to a lot of conversations around The Best Way To Apply For A Job. In a way, we like to think of ourselves as glorious employment spies, except that we’re rubbish at keeping what we learn secret, and our clothes are more colourful. With this in mind, we wanted to create a question check-list for our candidates, so that you can be sure every application you submit is face-explodingly brilliant. Continue reading 5 questions to ask before you submit an application

How To Write A CV: 5 things to avoid

When thinking about how to write a CV, it’s always vital to make a good impression. This is your chance to offer a brief snapshot of your skill set, qualifications, best attributes and to detail why an employer should hire you. But are there things you absolutely shouldn’t do? We’re afraid so… Continue reading How To Write A CV: 5 things to avoid

Interview with Melissa Morris, Network Locum, CEO of the week

We’re lucky enough that we get to spend a lot of our day discovering exhaustingly brilliant entreprenurs. As well as keeping us in our jobs (thanks guys) it makes us want to shout about the start-ups that are keeping the UK innovative. And frankly, how on earth could we turn down the chance to interview Melissa Morris – a woman who rejected £100,000 worth of investment just to go it alone? 

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Interview! Ian Berriman of SFX Magazine

There’s certainly no shortage of bright things wanting to get into the world of journalism- ESPECIALLY of the film and TV variety – so how on earth do you distinguish yourself from the heaving, greasy rabble? We sat down with a hardened expert; the glorious SFX Magazine’s Reviews Editor Ian Berriman, to talk internships, Dr Who knowledge and why not to ride around naked on a unicycle. Continue reading Interview! Ian Berriman of SFX Magazine

Nelson Sivalingam, One Minute London: The 5 Things Every Creative Should Know

As desperately clever as we are here at Enternships, occasionally it’s good to gather together wisdom from elsewhere. Nelson Sivalingam; CEO of One Minute London (the UK’s first online video-based reservation website), leader of Barking Mad film and video productions as well as IndyBrown.TV – one of the UK’s leading South Asian entertainment channels, seemed like an excellent bet… Continue reading Nelson Sivalingam, One Minute London: The 5 Things Every Creative Should Know

How To Write A Cover Letter: The Basics

Think about this for a minute; do you know how to write a cover letter? In the whirling haze that is job-searching, it can often be easy to miss a vital step along the way – ending up careening into a career-less vortex. And no-one wants to end up in a vortex. Continue reading How To Write A Cover Letter: The Basics