Over the years I have been fortunate enough to be in a position to give some young people work experience opportunities. To be honest most of the time it was not a lot of effort on my part as really they have done all the hard work.
This morning I attended the Surrey Heath Business Breakfast in my capacity as a local authority councillor and listened to two successful business leaders during their key note address emphasise how investing in young people has become a major part of their business strategy. Both attributing their success to date in giving young people a chance.
Currently I am acting as mentor to a really cool young guy (Frank) who is at a local 6th Form College on the Creative Media Course. On this course they learn how to create media professionally and the production suite is industry grade. When Frank is with…
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