With the current climate seeing a fifteen year high in the number of unemployed 16 – 24 year olds, starting your own business could seem like an appealing option for some.
“Endsleigh have been providing products and services to students since 1965. We are delighted to offer students another product which is ideal for budgeting. The card can be used anywhere the MasterCard Acceptance Mark is displayed and can be topped up instantly by the cardholder or parent by phone, text message or online.”
Amir Khan has become somewhat of a national hero since his heroics at the 2004 Olympics in Athens. In the six years that have followed, he has become World Champion, set up a series of local charities and is now preparing for the biggest fight of his life under the stewardship of legendary Oscar De La Hoya.
“Moyelsy and I were two lost souls in London. We were quite regularly just sat there and decided to go for a few pints at lunch, the rest is as they say, is history”
Much of our work relates to the quantification of the potential cost of uncertain future events. While a single figure answer may often be required for regulatory or reporting purposes, it is important that actuaries also provide information on the uncertainty surrounding their calculations in their advice to employers or clients. This all adds to the communication challenge and the need for actuaries to be articulate and fully in touch with the business world.
HeadsUp is an online debating space, run by the Hansard Society, for 11-18 year-olds to discuss their views on political issues with their peers and influential decision makers. It aims to build young people’s levels of political awareness and participation so that they can play an effective role in the democratic processes affecting their lives. HeadsUp is also a space politicians can use to consult with young people and find out their ideas, experiences and opinions.