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Intern update: A day in the life of a marketing intern

Intern update: A day in the life of a marketing intern

After living the uni-life for the past 2 years, the time has finally come for me to realise that it isn't all about lectures, late nights and exams.

It seems like it was only yesterday when I first walked into the office, even though I have just started my 3rd week at Fownd. Slowly, but steadily, I have managed to find a routine in my life and...

Posted by Thomas Spanhaak

The disadvantages of running a grey fleet

The disadvantages of running a grey fleet

Choosing the most suitable vehicle fleet method has always been a huge dilemma. Control, time, cost and environment are several reasons why managers have turned away from their grey fleet.

As a B2B vehicle rental company, it is in our interest to provide businesses with the most effective and efficient methods to help them run their vehicle fleet. It may seem advantageous to allow...

Posted by Thomas Spanhaak

Fownd, a culture of its own

Fownd, a culture of its own

A new intern working for Fownd explains his first impressions, observations and feelings of his first week in the office.

I would like to start this Blog by introducing myself. My name is Thomas and I am working as an intern as the Social Media Marketing Assistant at Fownd Ltd. I am half Dutch and half British and my...

Posted by Thomas Spanhaak

Drivers Hours

Drivers Hours

Speaking with a prospective client recently, I was staggered by the number of miles his vans cover in 12 months. They were't exactly spotless either.

 Speaking with a prospective client recently, I was staggered by the number of miles his vans cover in 12 months. His desire was to improve his image, reduce his miles and avoid any...

Posted by Paul Tuszynski

Busy or what?

Busy or what?

New staff, new contracts, new highs.

After our last post, things just seemed to get busier. Our new member of staff, Claudio, is almost as experienced as Nikki. Car rental is in his blood and he has very quickly picked up our systems....

Posted by Paul Tuszynski

Staff Hunting

Staff Hunting

We're on the look out for a new member of staff!

Having tried all the usual routes before; consultants, employment agencies, job centre etc, we thought we might try something new. How about actively targeting individuals through  clever...

Posted by Paul Tuszynski

English

English

English language

I had the pleasure of seeing an excellent performance of Henry IV part II at the RSC yesterday and was wondering......What if we could all use the english language in the same way as Shakespeare?...

Posted by Paul Tuszynski