For the three weeks leading up to Easter, I had the privilege of working at Frank PR– one of the industry’s most decorated agencies. Famed for its unique way of doing things and extensive client list, Frank does exactly as its name suggests to create effective word-of-mouth campaigns – those with ‘Talkability’ – to achieve valuable results for clients, no matter the budget. From the moment I walked through the doors of its Camden office on my first day, I knew I was going to enjoy my time there and learn lots along the way.
According to recent figures, unemployment amongst 16-24 year olds has fallen by 4.5% in the past year to 16.9%. One of the reasons for this is the rise of young people aiming to start their own businesses. The latest RBS Enterprise Trackersuggests 60% of 18-30 year olds have ambitions of being their own boss, and 8% are currently in the process of starting their own business.