Guest blog from Dr Priyank Tyagi, co-founder Medmonks
From being an aspirant startup destination, India soon became an emergent hub and today is the third largest startup ecosystem in the world. According to Mr Amit Dixit, Senior Managing Director, Blackstone India, outside the US and Europe, India is the number one private capital investment destination on Blacktone’s priority list, even […]
Guest blog from Dr Priyank Tyagi, co-founder Medmonks
Chief of ZX Ventures, Pedro Earp, tells us how to make this year work for you.
The start of each year always creates opportunities for entrepreneurs to pause, analyze what worked from the past year, and reset their plan of action for the following year.
As Chief of ZX Ventures (a global growth and innovation division within AB InBev), I do […]
Venture capital involves providing capital and sector expertise to support the activities of new start-up companies. Most of the world’s biggest companies, including Apple, Google and Facebook, raised venture funding at some point in order to expand their operations.
Isaac Haq is an LSE student who is working to champion the transformative potential of start-up companies and promote student interest […]
We hope you’ve all had a wonderful and restful break, and are ready for an exciting and entrepreneurial Lent Term! Generate’s programme this term focuses on social innovation, and we have some really thrilling events coming up. If you’re interested in enterprise, have a look below for a taster of some of our upcoming events.
January 9th & 10th – […]
Happy New Year! LSE Careers is pleased to announce we are continuing our partnership with Santander Universities offering fully funded internships to social enterprises and the charity sector during 2018.
How will you benefit?
quick and simple registration with recruitment support from LSE Careers
access to high calibre LSE students and graduates looking to build their experience within the charity sector
Guest blog from JobbyDoo:
Christmas is almost upon us! Carols will fill the air and there will be mince pies and festive cheer in abundance – not to mention a sleigh-load of Christmas jobs!.
Wait a minute, I hear you asking, did you say jobs?
I most certainly did.
With everybody out and about looking for presents and generally spending money like there’s no tomorrow, […]
Generate has some big news… We have a new Entrepreneur-in-Residence, read all about him here!
The growth of Generate and our student engagement has been really exciting to watch, and we realised a number of students could benefit with having an experienced entrepreneur on hand to provide them with one-on-one mentoring sessions here at LSE. Excitingly, we are now collaborating […]
This week’s panel focuses on the potential issues that arise if revolutionising artificial intelligence tools exhibit gender and racial biases.
We will discuss the dangers of existing social inequalities and prejudices being replicated in new ways as an increasing number of decisions affecting our everyday lives are left to automatons – but also the ways in which algorithms present an […]
Guest blog from Natalie Hannan of The Wellcome Trust:
The charity and not-for-profit sector is very diverse and so it is very difficult to summarise in the same way you might summarise other sectors such as law, accounting or consulting. The sector includes small community groups, housing associations, social enterprises, environmental groups, universities, colleges, schools, places of worship, trade unions, […]
Interview with new LSE Mayor’s Entrepreneur Intern!
At Generate we love any opportunity that aims to assist aspiring entrepreneurs, and the Mayor’s Entrepreneur competition is no exception! A funding competition especially for London students, winners receive £20,000 as well as a mentoring package. There’s not just a competition though, City Hall is also running entrepreneurial workshops throughout the year which […]
Guest blog from Aspire, a graduate recruiter in the media, sales, marketing, digital and creative sectors.
The internet is filled with endless tips on how to put together the ideal CV so why don’t we focus on what NOT to include in your CV instead? These tips are just as important, and will ensure you are putting yourself across in the […]
Have an Entrepreneurial Idea? Need Some Help With Your Business Plan? Look no Further!
So, have a business idea but want some tips on how to translate this into a successful plan? Or maybe you’ve just made it through to the second round of our funding competition and need some advice refining your ideas? Here at Generate we have […]
Guest blog from Nathan Prakash Paterson, who graduated with a BSc Economic History with Economics degree in 2014 from the London School of Economics. During his time at university he completed the Civil Service Summer Diversity Internship Programme (SDIP) before spending time overseas with an NGO in Kenya and the graduate management consulting programme of a multinational firm.
He then […]
Annabel Tio is a Senior Associate at Innosight and is based in the company’s European headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland. Having started her career at one of the “traditional” strategy consulting firms before joining Innosight, she offers her insights into how growth strategy differs from other types of consulting for this guest blog. For more information about career opportunities for […]
A warm welcome to all the new and returning students at LSE! Last Friday we here at LSE Generate held our official launch party to celebrate what is sure to be a busy and exciting year. Highlights included an extremely delicious chocolate cake in the shape of our logo and a much loved silent disco! Thanks to Carl Goodwin […]
Guest blog by LSE alumnus Yousef Desouza:
Going into my second year at the LSE, I began to think more seriously about what I would be doing when I left. As I researched the possibilities, it became increasingly obvious the ultra-competitive state of the graduate job market made it necessary to obtain some kind of work experience before I graduated. Thus […]
LSE Careers is here to help guide you through the careers maze with a comprehensive range of careers and employment services. You can find us on Floor 5 of the Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, and you should also have a look at our website and CareerHub, where you can find more information about careers, and view and book […]
Chances are you’ve received a lot of information from every department at LSE, and it’s pretty hard to keep track of it all. Not to worry – we’ve put together an easy guide to our services and what we can offer you throughout the year below.
We’re open Monday to Friday 9:30am-5pm (and until 8pm on Thursdays) so please do […]
LSE Careers offers a huge range of resources, both online and offline, that can help you get the job you really want. Using a combination of these, you should be able to both find and attain the career path that you’re looking for, so make sure you’re making the most of us! Even if you’re not sure what you […]
Finding a job outside of your home country can be hard, and a lot of work and research. There are a huge number of rules and regulations that can be difficult to adhere to when you’re looking at working abroad. In addition to that, the way jobs are recruited can also be different to what you’re used to, and […]