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On the afternoon of the 31st of May – the first official day of the summer half term, ten young people from PHASCA, a Haringey Youth Group, attended a presentation day at Societe Generale. The overarching aim of the day was to generate a business idea which participants would then be able to develop.
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On the 18th of May Enabling Enterprise held its annual celebration event – which was an opportunity to recognise the achievements of some of the schools who have taken part in the programme in addition to discuss a crucial question “what is the most important thing students need to succeed?” The stellar panel was chaired [...]

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On the 6th of May, students from Cardinal Pole visited Oliver Wyman to experience firsthand the challenges a management consultant faces day to day. After a short introduction on the company, the nine students were given a supermarket challenge for the fictional store called Uncle Oliver’s.

The students dived into the tasks, which included coming up [...]

Languages at Freshfields

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Friday saw two of the schools on our MFL programme come together at international law firm, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP. The students from St Paul’s Academy and Feltham Community College have been creating their very own international enterprise over the year, drawing on both their language skills and developing business acumen to raise their peers’ [...]

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As part of our celebration event, we will be holding a panel discussion featuring some leading figures in the education world. David Bell will chair the discussion while John Fairhurst, Brett Wigdortz, Honor Wilson-Fletcher and Alastair Wilson will be talking about how we can best equip young people to succeed after they leave school.
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Bridge Building with UBS

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On Tuesday students from Cardinal Pole School and Haggerston School traveled down the road from Hackney into the heart of London’s financial centre. 35 pupils from years 9 and 10 were welcomed into UBS, a global financial services firm, and given the opportunity to interview and work alongside volunteers from the company.

Students from the [...]

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On Friday, students from Djanogly Academy and Dukeries College travelled from Nottingham to the heart of London to spend the day at management consultancy Oliver Wyman. Despite their long journey, the pupils arrived at Baker Street ready and raring to find out more about business and get stuck into their challenge.

After finding out a [...]

Awards!

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On the 18th of May, we will be holding an event to celebrate all that our students have achieved over the past year. We want to reward the hard work that they and their fantastic teachers have put into their Enabling Enterprise courses and would like to give you the chance to vote for [...]

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On Friday, a group of students from the Isle of Sheppey Academy travelled to Baker Street and spent a great day at management consultancy Oliver Wyman. The pupils, ranging from Year 7 – 11 were given the opportunity to interview and work alongside several kind volunteers from the company, drawing inspiration from their stories [...]

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On Tuesday, Year 7 and 9 students from St Paul’s Academy ventured into the heart of London to spend the afternoon at Société Générale, a prestigious international investment bank. The pupils, all of whom are studying French, were joined by several of the company’s kind volunteers who hailed from a range of countries. [...]

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