How to Know If Joining a Startup Is Right for You

31st May 2016

By Rebecca Knight for the Harvard Business Review When deciding whether or not to join a startup, there’s a tendency to fantasize about the opportunity and obsess about the risk—neither of which are productive. To determine if you’re ready to take the leap, follow these steps. First, reflect on your motivations. Thinking about what you hope to...

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Boost for business start-ups in Finchley

17th February 2016

MEMBERS of the public are invited to the “grand opening” of new business start-up offices in Finchley which are available for rent. The “gleaming” new Wohl Enterprise (WE) Hub offices, in Redbourne Avenue, include desk-space, meeting rooms, hot-desk areas and a café. The building is managed by the charity Work Avenue, which helps more than 2,000 people every year,...

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Turning Your Complex Career Path into a Coherent Story

19th November 2015

By Anna Ranieri for the Harvard Business Review It’s hard when you’ve had a non-standard career trajectory and you want to re-enter the work force, move to a higher position, or enter a new field. Will a marketing firm see you as a good leadership candidate if you’ve always been a professional fundraiser and small business...

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