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  • New Comers and Old Friends – Bright Network Festival 2014

    We’re profiling each of the attendees for the Bright Network Festival in September and this week’s pick ranges from leading financial giants to ambitious and growing innovators.

    Herbert Smith Freehills will be returning to the Bright Network: Commercial Law in 2014 and we’re delighted to have them on board. They believe that the business of Law relies on human relationships and therefore they pride themselves on their working environment and dealings with clients. They even have a handy quiz to help you decide whether they’re right for you.

    Self-styled as the world’s local bank, HSBC are…

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  • Four unexpected reasons why you should choose the tech industry…

    Our generation is the first to go tech native. Today we’re as comfortable tapping apps as we were chiselling granite in Roman days. Some even say our thumbs are more dextrous than our grandparents, thanks to modern hardware.

    However, we remain primarily tech users, not creators. In our thought-leading Graduate Snapshot, just 6% of our members surveyed indicated a desire to work in the software industry, which ranked about midway in the table. By contrast, 35% were interested in Banking.

    Everyone has a vague idea of what Bankers do: they wear black shoes, power the economy and annoy Russell B…

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  • Bright Network’s off with the Easter Lambs

    Bright Network is away over the Easter period, skipping through meadows, playing with lambs and eating chocolate.

    We’re back on Tuesday 22nd April so if you have any queries, we’ll be delighted to help you then.

    Happy Easter!

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