Author Archives: Sarunas Nejus

10 July 2015 - 2:46 pm The ultimate secrets of getting an internship leaked…

Hello all! Yeah, I know, long time no see… But this time, I have some useful stuff to offer you: tips to get a placement, yey!

The placements market is still offering a couple of last chances to get a job for the summer or a year, so please jump onto this last train, get a great experience and boost your employability by doing one! Either way, no worries, even if it’s already too late, you can start thinking about next year, because the vacancies mainly begin to open in September. It’s almost time!

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15 April 2015 - 6:59 pm How to get votes in Evolve Competition

The deadline for video entries for Evolve Competition is approaching  and some of us are still not sure: participate or not? I say YES! It might look like it is hard to win in a popularity competition. But it is not. I will tell you how – just watch my video blog below. (My favorite tip is at 3min 44secs )

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31 January 2015 - 5:20 pm What do employers see in an enterprising person?

As Employability Week is approaching (23rd February – 1st March, more info here) and most of us are concerned about what sort of skills we have and what needs improving, I thought I could take a brief look at enterprise skills. Why are they beneficial and how do employers see enterprising students and graduates? From their perspective, what makes them special?

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24 December 2014 - 4:31 pm Time for Christmas Crackers!

Do you guys realise what‘s coming in only a week‘s time? Christmas! I think we already can sense the Christmas spirit, especially here in Sheffield, not forgetting USE and our innovative and fabulous Christmas tree at the reception, hehe.

Anyway, today I‘m here to present you few Christmas cracker jokes that I found equally dumb and hilarious.

Here they are!

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20 November 2014 - 5:48 pm IETMoreEnergy: A tale about enterprising students reaching the moon!

It was a looong time since the last time I published a blog post (oops, there was only one – my introduction). Anyway, I have an excuse – one of the projects I was working on stole a huge amount of my time, resulting in less attention to other things. And yes, this blog post will tell you more about that project! Continue reading “IETMoreEnergy: A tale about enterprising students reaching the moon!” »

9 October 2014 - 12:23 pm Intro and 9 interesting facts about me (some are quite creepy!)

Hello! I am Sarunas, the brand new International Enterprise Intern at UoS Enterprise! As the role’s name itself says, I am the one caring about the international community in this unknown and foreign country, making sure that every international mind gets knowledge about what to do with their ideas, how to run a start-up or even establish a business. We all know that a lot of great ideas just stay in lots of people’s heads as an impossible dream, the next steps of implementation are not introduced and the process is more or less unknown and scary. So, I am going to put all my efforts into to solving this problem, encouraging international students to implement and result in a positive change.

Despite the fact that my blogs will mainly be focused on enterprise from an international perspective, I dedicate my first blog post (first blog post EVER – ugh, it’s so scary and exciting) to introducing myself to you, my beloved readers! I have sorted out a few unusual facts about myself: Continue reading “Intro and 9 interesting facts about me (some are quite creepy!)” »

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    Sarunas Nejus

    Sarunas Nejus

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    Hiya! I am Sarunas (yep, sort of a strange name - I'm Lithuanian and proud of it), second year undergraduate student at the EEE department of the University of Sheffield. I'm handling the International Enterprise Intern role at USE, so you can expect to see me blogging about stuff more or less related to international students. I hope you will find my posts both entertaining and useful as I am ready to put myself into blogging quite seriously!