Interesting Fact - Connections

According to research carried out by The Debrett’s Foundation, 7 in 10 young people use family connections to get ahead.

(One in four claimed their peers have a clear advantage if blessed with a double-barrelled surname, one in five felt the type of school they went to counts, and one in six say their accent “really matters”.

I grew up with the saying, "It's not what you know, it's who you know. So it's no surprise to me to see nothing has changed.)