On Tuesday 16th July, Barclays hosted their first challenge day at the Head Quarters in Canary Wharf. The Enabling Enterprise team and a group of Year 5 students from Curwen Primary School arrived in the smart, exciting skyscraper building for a workshop on presentation skills.

The students got into teams and worked alongside fantastic and knowledgeable [...]


On 16th July the amazing offices of PwC, one of the “Big Four” accountancy firms, Year 10 students from Westminster city School gained a valuable lesson in creating and presenting media campaigns.

“I really learnt a lot about professional opportunities”.
We really wanted to develop the students’ interview skills so we set up a volunteer carousel [...]


Think of a product that has been around for as long as you can remember, then try and re-imagine it.

You might say that most products that have reached such a venerable age are the perfect blend of simplicity and practicality, therefore very difficult to update for the present day. An enterprising group of year 8 [...]


What are the most important skills in Construction?

This is what students from Arc School in Nuneaton found out from the team at Wates Construction on a unique behind the scenes tour of the Binswood Hall project.

Having earned their places on the trip through exceptional commitment on their enterprise projects at Arc School, the winners from [...]


In light of recent research showing that a “living in an urban area with relatively high levels of green space can have a significantly positive impact on wellbeing” we had a special challenge in store for students from Reaside Junior School and Audley Primary School on their visit to MADE.

Together with volunteers from MADE – [...]


What happens when you put a group of Year 6 students from different schools, in a new, prestigious but intimidating environment such as the central building of the Swiss global financial company UBS?

When students from Park Primary, Millfields Community School and St Albans arrived early on Tuesday 9th July to the UBS office, they were [...]


On 8th July 2013, an inspiring pool of students from Queenswell Junior, Christchurch C of e and Hartley Primary got together for a day of enterprise education at the glamorous offices of Wragge & Co.

“I would love to work in a law firm like this one day! My volunteer was amazing!”
The day started off [...]


Three year groups from three schools around the capital came together at Oliver Wyman to find out for themselves first-hand what it takes to be a management consultant. Pupils from London Academy, Castle View and East Barnet set about uncovering the details of a management consultant’s job in an Enabling Enterprise challenge. They were joined [...]


On Friday, St Francis of Assisi Academy in Liverpool became a flurry of enterprise activity, as Year 9s became chocolatier entrepreneurs for the day.

Year 9 got a real dose of what it is like to dream up a business idea and turn it into a reality, as they worked in teams to design a [...]


On 4th July 2013, students from West Hill primary, Riverly and Woolside came together to undertake a day of enterprise education and presentation skills development at the welcoming offices of the Swiss global financial services company, UBS.

“My lunchbox has amazing futuristic features because my volunteer really helped me create ideas!”
After a series of energetic warm [...]

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