Final Year, Future Focused: Entrepreneurship

Alumni Relations and Student Development bring you extra advice and support, whether you’re a final year student or recent graduate.

  • Fri 19 Jun 20

    11:00 - 12:00

  • Online


  • Event type

    Workshops, training and support

  • Event organiser

    Student Development Department

What does this tough time mean for those thinking of becoming entrepreneurs?

Our careers team will be joined by a panel of alumni working in different industries, who have experience of starting and running successful businesses. They’ll discuss the challenges and opportunities for entrepreneurs in today’s financial climate and share their top tips for getting ahead.

 Alumni speakers include:

  • Oliver Bourne, Co-Founder & Director at WYSPR Limited, BSc (Hons) Business Management, 2019
  • Eliot Wood, Sales Director & Co-founder at WYSPR Limited, BSc (Hons) Business Management, 2019
  • Roxana Mohammadian-Molina, Chief Strategy Officer at Blend Network, MA Financial Economics and Econometrics, 2007
  • Christina Bjornstrom, Executive Vice President Sales & Marketing at Terranet AB, BA Politics and Human Rights, 2008.

    Book your place

    Current students can book via CareerHub

    Alumni should complete the following form

    Important information

    Please ensure you have Zoom set up before this webinar begins. 

    To watch the recording of this webinar, visit the Final Year, Future Focused Series Moodle site.You’ll also find all of the other webinar recordings from the series, plus lots of useful resources that can help you with your future plans, including information from employers and their vacancies.

    The Careers Services team are here to help you make the most of your Essex experience and help you reach your full potential. We offer support with CVs, applications, interview skills and careers tailored advice. All of our workshops can be booked via CareerHub.

    Find out more about our services and how we can help.