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The 2014 Energy Challenge Final!

So…. How do we really put the Energy back into Energy Companies?

British Exploring

Alex from British Exploring tells us why she thinks you should enter our photo off competition….

Matthew Hancock Winners' Sto…

The #MKCWhatIf challenge received around 450 submissions and this is the story of the top 5!

Life as a PMO Analyst

Ever wondered what a PMO Analyst does? OR even what does PMO stand for? All will be revealed here!

Thinking about starting an A…

Hear what Akash thinks of his Digital Apprenticeship at Capgemini.

Tesco Winners Day!

Find out what our Tesco challenge finalists got up to on the winners day….

Hey, Seena

Want to meet the people behind MyKindaCrowd? Check out our personal blogs. Meet, Seena!

Become a MyKindaCrowd Ambass…

Have an opinion on MyKindaCrowd, think you can voice young people's concerns? Come this way...

Meet our MyKindaCrowd Ambass…

First up, meet the great Esther!

Challenge Inspiration: Nestl…

Got a creative block? Really want to enter the Nestlé challenge? No worries, we are here to help, ha…

Thales Challenge Launch

The Thales 2014 Challenge is here and launching at university campuses across the UK.

Nick Hewer Winners Day

Find out what our challenge finalists got up to on the Nick Hewer Winners Day...

RaspberryPied Hackathon

On Sunday 19th January 2014 MyKindaCrowd joined forces with the University of Exeter’s Computer Scie…

Tackling Youth Unemployment …

Is it all doom and gloom for today's youth and the job market?

New year, new MyKindaCrowd… …

You will now be able to ‘purchase’ prizes with your MyKindaCrowd points.

npower Energy Challenge - Pr…

Andrew and Jenny tell us why they think the npower Energy Challenge is great!

The Energy Challenge – Your …

Daniel entered the npower challenge last year and tells you why you should totally enter it this yea…

Georgie - Personal Profile

Want to meet the people behind MyKindaCrowd? Check out our personal blogs. First up, Georgie!

The UCLoo Festival

We took 5 students with great ideas for the WaterAid challenge to the UCLoo festival!

How was your Global Entrepre…

Did you get involved and take part in any of the 1,728 exciting events? How did we take part? Well.…

The Problem with Today's You…

I know we bang on about how great and talented we think our crowd are. Well… below is an excellent w…

On your marks. Get set. MO!

Listen up MoBros & Sistas! Movember has arrived! Read on to find out more about what's been going on…

Nick Clegg "Opens Doors" for…

On 5th November, Nick Clegg hosted the Opening Doors Career Fair, giving guidance and advice to over…

World Toilet Day

We are celebrating World Toilet Day on the 19th November and want you to be involved!

Your Lightbulb Moment event

On Wednesday the 30th October, MyKindaCrowd attended the Your Lightbulb Moment event ran by the Brig…

A career with Tesco - the st…

Rebecca Hamilton joined the Commercial Development Programme as Trainee Merchandiser in 2012. Here i…

Winners Story: Tamsin Page

Tamsin Page tells us about her winning submission idea for the United World Schools challenge...

TCS' MISSION YOU programme i…

We’re so excited to be working with Tata Consultancy Services, one of the world’s leading IT consult…

Winners Story: Concern Unive…

Theodore Pang tells us about his winning submission idea for the Concern Universal Challenge...

Lightbulb Moment!

Our fabulous challenge setter, Bright Ideas Trust, has an exciting announcement to make…

The many faces of Nick Hewer

How do you think Nick Hewer would respond to your submission for the Nick Hewer Challenge?

How do you see your future?

Last month we asked you how you felt about your future. Check out the results!

Summer lovin

Here at MyKindaCrowd we've been reminiscing over the summer and wondering what our users and Challen…

It’s time to celebrate!

We’re lucky enough to work with some amazing people here at MyKindaCrowd, we’re inspired everyday by…

How to be Fresher ready

Follow these steps to have a successful freshers.

From the Apprentice to a fun…

We’re buzzing here at MKC; last week we launched our challenge with Whisk.

Could you find a business id…

Have you entered our challenge with Bright Ideas Trust yet?

Top Student Networking Tips

Create valuable relationships that will benefit your later career.

Are changes to A-levels putt…

Changes to the A-level system from 2015.

Meet Sameer, a graduate from…

Meet Sameer, from Milkround. Here he shares with us how he went from being a relaxed student to work…

Fresher Fears

Starting university is so much fun, but it can also be very daunting!

Meet BT Intern, Jason Julien…

Jason Julien tells us how he became a BT Intern and shares his top job hunting tips.

Don’t suffer from contract c…

It is important that you are aware of what contract you are on and what hours you should be working.…

Interview: Steph, Social Med…

Meet Steph, she is responsible for InLoveWithFashion’s social media.

Final McDonald's Winners Day…

The finalists for the McDonald's challenge 'Environmental Role Model' were invited to the HQ for an …

Winner Emily Tench meets Mar…

Emily tells us her story of winning the MyKindaCrowd challenge and meeting Mark Hunter.

MyKindaCrowd Launches First …

Featured charities will set a challenge to encourage our nation to get more involved with their comm…

University Applications this…

Track the changes in university applicants, where do you fit?

Writing your personal statem…

We've got some handy hints to help you stand out from other applicants and gain all give offers!

Lord Drayson's Electric Car

Check out who got snapped with Lord Drayson's Electric car!

Nikki L's Top Ten Tips for E…

This guest blog is definitely a 'must-read' for anyone looking to get ahead!

Winners Story : IF! Britain

IF! Britain asked the young people of Britain 'How would you improve Britain?' The top 3 winners rec…

We are recruiting!

MyKindaCrowd is recruiting! We need a bright, ambitious Marketing Manager who will support our ambit…

Thales awards MyKindaCrowd w…

3 university teams competed to win 5 paid internships with Thales! Find out how Reading University w…

UNICEF League Table

Find out how Britain ranks in the UNICEF report

More graduates going for SME…

Fresh out of Uni? Where would you rather work, a SME or a big corporate? Find out what other Graduat…

17th April - 1000 Second Wor…

We are going to Sheffield on the 17th of April! Join us for 1000 second workshops!

Social Media Do's and Don't'…

The Social Media Do's and Don't's when looking for a job online!

Live Social Media Ticker!

Check out a live social media ticker!

6 Easy Steps to find a Summe…

6 easy steps to help you find a job for the summer

Winners Story : James Caan C…

A team of students headed over to the James Caan HQ to pitch their winning idea to Hanah Caan.

McDonald's Winners Day!

Find out how the winners day went at the McDonald's HQ in March and how Bradely McKenny won!

Queen Elizabeth Grammar Scho…

Queen Elizabeth Grammar School celebrates the McDonald's Challenge!

How to convey confidence

How you can portray confidence in any situation!

What You Wish you'd Known Be…

Here is the first of our weekly picture blog that will showcase the best tips and advice.

Things successful people do …

Work hard during the week? Here's a run down of what successful people do on the weekend (or should …

15 things a leader does auto…

Are you a leader? Read the top 15 things a natural leader does everyday.

Top Ten Tips for Revision

Stressed? Hate exams? Not good at revision? Here's our top ten tips to get you going!

Winners Blog- Miriam Woodbur…

This is relatively easy and quick to do, if you follow my ten top tips to boost your CV and market y…

What is it like to be Presid…

Scary, daunting yet the best time of your life!

How can a TEFL Qualification…

Find out how winning a TEFL Qualification can help you on your travels and our experiences with the …

McDonald's Finalists

The ‘Get Experienced’ McDonald’s challenge saw 327 submissions. Here are the top 10!

How to create a marketing ca…

The fundamentals of building a successful marketing campaign plan.

Guest Blog: Yasmin Islam

Teenagers – the most misunderstood people in the world. According to the stereotype we are all loud,…

Care Leavers Funding Cuts

An insight into the consequences of council funding cuts for care leavers.

Free Workshops "How to creat…

We have teamed with Sport England and are coming to universities and offering free workshops.

Stop beating graduates down!

Graduates earned almost 15% less in 2012 than in the previous year. There are more job applications …

Guest Blog: Jared Gobey

The very first blog to get published from the Blog competition! Check it out!

20 Things to do before you l…

MyKindaCrowd have their own to-do-before-you-leave list. Have you done all of these?

National Student Enterprise …

On February 9th & 10th 2013, NACUE will host its fourth annual Student Enterprise Conference (NSEC).

Using Twitter to Find a Job

Hannah has just bagged a job at XXY Magazine as a Photography journalist using Twitter. Want to know…

Meet MyKindaCrowd?

Find a full list of the Universities we are visiting in February 2013.

Winner's Story : James Caan …

Iman Fadei won the James Caan challenge and completed a one week work experience in London!

Start-up Your Business Idea

Got a great business idea and lack the cash to get it going? MyKindaCrowd have teamed up with Horati…

Top 10 CV Tips

Ever wondered what the secrets are to writing a job-winning CV? Wonder no more! MyKindaCrowd are her…

Internships with Thales

MyKindaCrowd have teamed up with Thales to offer 5 young people aged between 18-24 a chance to win s…

Winner's Story: More! Magazi…

Grace completed a 2 week experience at More! Magazine after winning the challenges! Find out what sh…

Internship with Sport Englan…

MyKindaCrowd have teamed up with Sport England to offer young people aged between 18-24 a chance to …

Graduate Employability in 20…

Employers offer more graduate jobs, but what do they want?

Winner's Story: McDonalds ' …

The winners from the McDonalds Challenge ' Get Experienced ', their submissions and the McDonalds Ap…

Winner's Story : Gripple

Gripple 'Innovating for the environment' challenge! The overall winner was Meadowview Primary School…

Winner's Story : Fujitsu

Fujitsu Winners : Bexley Grammar School and Ryan England are awarded their £1000 prizes!

Our brand new website!

Ok, you've probably noticed we've had a new lick of paint, but there's a lot more to the new MyKinda…

Winner's Story! Kyah Ellis W…

2012 has definitely been a year of the remake and reproduction.

more! Magazine Challenge: Co…

A group of Year 9 students from Sydenham School, Lewisham, entered the more! magazine challenge whic…

Student Beans discussion gro…

Is anyone interested in coming to Beans HQ in north London for a couple of hours to help us shape ou…

Featured Challenge: Twist & …

Twist & Pulse have set an exciting challenge on MyKindaCrowd, to win an incredible prize; a performa…

Interview: Kerry Beer From F…

Kerry Beer is the Graduate Programme Manager at Fujitsu and is responsible for the Graduate Developm…

Calling All Budding Fashion …

Last week, Pineapple Dance Studios launched their first challenge on MyKindaCrowd. Known best for th…

WINNER: Sam Robertshaw Wins …

We're pleased to announce that fifteen-year old Sam Robertshaw, from The Castle School in Taunton, i…

Feature: How Ruth's GCSE Pro…

Our latest feature is the Award winning Ruth Amos who, just last week won the Network of Aspiring Wo…

Featured Challenge: The Eden…

As we have received so many fantastic responses to the Eden Project's photography competition, we ha…

MyKindaCrowd Wins First Awar…

We are thrilled to announce that out of 638 entrants, we have been chosen as one of twenty-five winn…

Do You Have What It Takes To…

Indian cookery Gurus, Spice Magic, have set a challenge to find the next big marketing talent to add…

Feature: Meet Rebecca Jackso…

Meet Rebecca Jackson, the fourteen year old, award-winning pupil at Sheffield Springs Academy, who i…

MyKindaCrowd Are Finalists i…

We're pleased to announce that MyKindaCrowd are finalists in the UnLtd Big Venture Challenge, a nati…

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