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About EnactusUK

Enactus UK runs in 51 universities in the UK, carrying out more than 250 social enterprise projects that use the positive power of business to help people in need - in the local and international community.

How to use ENACTUS effectively in the interview process

From working closely with ENACTUS as both a BAB advisor and now CRE mentor it is clear to see that students are tremendously hard working, have a strong competitive spirit and see the bigger picture with the aspiration to give … Continue reading

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Find Out Why University Advisors and Sponsor Companies Love Enactus

Sponsor Companies “It provides our people with a great environment to develop their leadership skills – all while doing something worthwhile for communities in their areas…. It’s truly humbling and something we should be very proud to be involved in” … Continue reading

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Work Experience Opportunity with IHG

In light of the increasing focus on the work experience opportunity with the Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG), I thought it would be good to explain a little about the impact the partnership has already had with Enactus Sheffield’s H.O.P.E project. … Continue reading

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Linkedin 6 Top Tips for Enactus Students

Considering the excellent benefits that connecting with professionals on LinkedIn brings, Enactus Students shouldn’t ignore this social networking platform. LinkedIn is a great platform to build your professional network, find business partners and even help you find jobs once you … Continue reading

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The Gift That Keeps on Giving

In all the shops across the land the cheery sounds and sights of Christmas are upon us. What have all the good university students of the UK asked for on their lists this year? Between the scarfs, knitted jumpers and … Continue reading

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Welcome To The Nation’s Largest Students Careers Event

What does life after university look like? Where are you going to be working on your placement? Sadly it will come round sooner than you’d think. TARGETjobs’ How To Get Hired Live careers event is the largest event of its … Continue reading

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Programme Managers: What, How and Why

This month Enactus UK gained three new members of staff; Hollie, ex-team leader at Plymouth, Rachel, ex-co-team leader at Leeds and Glenn, ex-project leader at Manchester. Handover’s complete and Bewdley Bootcamp survived, our new recruits are ready for action!   … Continue reading

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Enactus UK’s Top 8 Reasons We’re Excited by the Revised Criterion

“Which Enactus team most effectively used entrepreneurial action to empower people to improve their livelihoods in an economically, socially and environmentally sustainable way?” Today we announced the evolution of the Enactus criterion to the revised criterion above. We believe this is … Continue reading

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Enactus UK’s TED Thursdays – What is it, and why?

Imagine hearing something mindblowing, inspiring or world changing every day; well that’s TED.com. TED’s tagline is “Ideas Worth Spreading” and we couldn’t agree more, and that’s why we like to share our favourites with Enactus UK students. Although we don’t post every … Continue reading

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A Nationals Presentation isn’t just for (Christmas) Competition

We’ll always have National Competition 2014. But we want to hear the sounds of Enactus presentations ringing through universities across the country once more! But why? Your National Competition presentation. Think of the blood, sweat and tears it cost to … Continue reading

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