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Take a look at our latest stories – from a grads journey into the startup world, to how to step up into the leadership team, to how to write a winning CV.

Alumni, Future, Startups, Uncategorised, Work Life

Win £250: Jumpstart Essay Prize

Be in with a chance of winning the Jumpstart Essay Prize by submitting an article on one of the...

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Alumni, Case Studies, Job Search, Startups, Work Life

Isobel Hopkins: finding a startup that matches your values

Isobel studied History at Durham, doing freelance work on the side, before joining Jumpstart. Her work in particular influenced...

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Job Search, Startups

How to write a top CV for a startup

Learn how to make a great first impression in a startup application by following our CV advice! Check out...

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Alumni, Case Studies, Job Search, Startups, Work Life

Sam Hou: making a difference in a graduate role

Before Jumpstart, Sam spent most of his time getting to grips with the corporate world. From working as an...

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Alumni, Case Studies, Job Search, Startups, Work Life

Jonas Keavney: choosing startups over corporates

Jonas co-founded a tutoring company and music events company before applying to join our September 2021 cohort. Whilst he’s...

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Alumni, Case Studies, Job Search, Startups, Work Life

Paradis Farahati: from music student to analyst

Paradis studied Music at Oxford, where she was also the First Year Officer for her college, before joining our...

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Job Search, Startups

How to write a top CV for a startup

Learn how to make a great first impression in a startup application by following our CV advice! Check out...

3 Minute Read
Alumni, Case Studies, Job Search, Startups, Work Life

Paradis Farahati: from music student to analyst

Paradis studied Music at Oxford, where she was also the First Year Officer for her college, before joining our...

2 Minute Read
Alumni, Case Studies, Job Search, Startups, Work Life

Sophia Shafiee: from studying Classics to building an e-commerce brand

Sophia was an editor of a student journal at the University of Oxford, as well as a volunteer for...

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Alumni, Case Studies, Job Search, Startups, Work Life

Jonas Keavney: choosing startups over corporates

Jonas co-founded a tutoring company and music events company before applying to join our September 2021 cohort. Whilst he’s...

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Work Life

More state school grads should join startups! Here’s why.

When you’re at school, you’re completely unaware of the disparity in education received from school to school, particularly between...

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Alumni, Case Studies, Job Search, Startups, Work Life

Sam Hou: making a difference in a graduate role

Before Jumpstart, Sam spent most of his time getting to grips with the corporate world. From working as an...

2 Minute Read

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