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Recruiting rockstars series: interview with football startup Bluefields

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A big thank you to co-founder Andrew Crump at Bluefields – a startup that aims to make football team organisation and management really easy – for making time to speak to me even though he had pulled an all-nighter and was clearly lagging from having worked so hard! Despite exhaustion he was warm and polite [...]

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Apr 2012
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Recruiting rockstars series: interview with ‘code in a day’ startup – Decoded

Introduction Decoded is on a mission to demystify coding and make it accessible to everyone! This startup offers workshops to businesses to teach staff how to ‘code in a day’. Bubbly and enthusiastic co-founder Kathryn Parsons, also co-founder of the agency The Scarlett Mark, is currently looking for new recruits and kindly agreed to have a [...]

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Mar 2012
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Recruiting rockstars series: interview with financial-tech startup MarketInvoice

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Introduction This week WiS interviewed the intensely-driven entrepreneur Charlie Delingpole from the internationally expanding financial-tech startup MarketInvoice to encourage him to share his recruitment experiences with us, and find out what he looks for in job-seeking candidates. Charlie has been advertising vacancies for various roles for some time now, and after viewing truckloads of CVs [...]

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Mar 2012
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Startup Corner: Meet Qwwip

James Shrager is the founder of Qwwip, a digital startup that creates beautifully designed and technically brilliant web and mobile solutions. In the interview below, James shares with us insights about the company and what qualities he lookes for in a potential employee. 1. Can you describe Qwwip in one sentence? Qwwip is an ideas-led digital development studio, [...]

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Feb 2012
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“Meet the Startup” – WIS Series

We plan on sharing some of the most inspirational and motivational startup stories with everyone that is keen to find out what it’s like working at a particular startup. Through our series “Meet the Startup”, employees or founders of various startups share stories about their work and experiences related to startups. We want to go [...]

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Jan 2012
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Startup Corner: Meet B|tch Magazine

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Sandra Donskyte is the founder of the B|tch Magazine, a digital magazine dedicated to the Bold Intelligent and in Total Control of Herself women. The magazine will launch soon but meanwhile you can follow them on Twitter and Facebook for the latest news. In the interview, Sandra talked to us about how she came up [...]

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Dec 2011
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Startup Corner: Meet BusinessBecause

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BusinessBecause.com is a global business school news, networking and jobs site, helping applicants to choose a business school and business students(MBAs) to find a job. Here’s Kate Jillings, the lovely founder of Business Because, talking about her entrepreneurial experience and her future plans. Can you please give us some information about your background? Have you previously owned any [...]

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Nov 2011
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