I love it when someone refuses to give up. 300 CVs and not a single call back. Alfred obviously didn’t believe in throwing in the proverbial towel. He went to the train station and stood there with his sign hoping that someone would take interest.
Alfred, from south London, started in a marketing role at recruitment agency the Asoria Group yesterday and now works just yards from the spot where he once stood looking for a job.
He said: ‘The director walked past me when he saw me that morning, but later got in contact through [the website] Linked In.