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February 10, 2015

A placement that made a world of difference

When I look back to the time that I was attending the assessment centre day for my placement, I can really tell how much I've learnt and developed. Best of all, I could work for Enterprise in my home town.
January 15, 2015

15 reasons you should go abroad as part of your degree

Many universities now offer the chance for their students to spend a year, semester or even a month abroad. Here are just some of the great things that you could get out of your time overseas, from learning a new language to gaining useful skills for your graduate career.
January 6, 2015

Studying in the UK led me to a great career with Enterprise

When I first moved to the UK to study, I didn’t realise how much I would love being here. A placement at Enterprise was not only great for my career development, it also confirmed that I want to continue to work and live here after I graduate.
December 18, 2014

There’s no better place than Enterprise to launch your career

There are always new challenges at Enterprise, and the time I spent as an intern allowed me to get ahead as a graduate management trainee. It’s only been 18 months but I’ve come such a long way both personally and professionally.
November 12, 2014

My summer internship with Enterprise Rent-A-Car

When I applied for a summer internship with Enterprise I had no idea that I’d get such good training and support, as well as a chance to experience all different sides of the business and I wanted to share my experience and encourage other people to apply.
May 28, 2014
Stacey Gannon

My placement opened the doors to the whole business

My internship at Enterprise opened the doors to all the different parts of the business. I also enjoyed the same responsibility and benefits as my permanent colleagues, which helped to boost my employability prospects once I returned to University.
May 6, 2014

My internship experience helped me through university and beyond

A placement year not only exceeded my expectations with regards to the responsibility I was given, it also helped me through my dissertation in final year and provided me with an insight into life after university.
November 12, 2013

My Enactus training weekend top 10 tips

Whether you are a seasoned regular or this is your first experience it's one of the highlights of the Enactus calendar. Having experienced a few of these weekends I thought I would share my top 10 tips (especially the first timers) to help you get the most out of the weekend.
September 19, 2013

My human rights placement in Tanzania

Against some pretty stiff competition, I was lucky enough to win the £1,000 University of Birmingham International Work Experience Bursary Award sponsored by Enterprise, enabling me to undertake a month’s placement as a human rights intern with Projects Abroad/Inherit Your Rights, in Tanzania. Here's how my experience helped my career goals.
July 8, 2013

The Intern Competition

The ‘Intern competition’, ran by Enactus Sheffield, is a project now in its fifth year and sees Sheffield University students pit themselves against each other to win a coveted summer internship with Enterprise Rent-A-Car.
May 24, 2013

How I got my internship with Enterprise Rent-A-Car

I initially applied for the Management Undergraduate of the Year award to test myself against the best and see how far I had progressed. The competition was tough and although I didn't win, I decided to apply for a year in industry with Enterprise. This is my story.
May 8, 2013

My Enterprise internship? The best experience of my life!

I've never felt so much like a novice as I did the day when I started looking for my internship. The thought filled me with dread, but quite quickly Enterprise Rent-A-Car flashed up on my screen. Intrigued at the thought of working for a car rental company, I followed the link.
May 3, 2013

How to make the most of your internship – a practical guide

Landing the ideal internship or placement is just the beginning; here’s a practical guide with useful tips on how to make the most of your experience.