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2017: Our year in numbers

2017 has been one cra-zy year: the inauguration of Donald Trump, Jeff Bezos overtook Bill Gates as the richest man in the world … for 4 hours, and in the first race between driverless cars one crashed and the other nearly ran over a dog. Despite this, 2017 has been a fantastic year for us. Here at Magnet.me HQ, we’ve looked back at the past year and translated into a 17 numbers that made our year

1. We’ve raised a €1,000,000 investment

2. We grew to become the no. 1 student careers site in the UK

(We have remained Number 1 in the Netherlands)

3. We treated ourselves to 3 office massage sessions

4. We put up 2,789 posters on campuses

5. We celebrated our 5-year anniversary

6. We welcomed 1,242 students in our Exam Prep Cafe

7. We’ve handed out 1,874 hot dogs on campus

8. We’ve delivered 568 student house boxes

9. We’ve welcomed 8 UK campus managers

10. We’ve spread the Magnetlove to 35 university campuses

11. We’ve written 479,000 lines of code

12. We’ve completed 7,865 laps of Mario Kart

13. We’ve realised 2,360,000 connections between students and companies

14. We’ve ordered 467 pizza’s

15. We’ve sent out 192 brownies to university careers centres!

16. We drank 1,248 beers (that we can remember)!

17. We’ve gone through 252kg of coffee beans!

We hope you also had a fantastic year and wish you all the best for 2018 from all of us at Magnet.me HQ.