Jobless fuel rise in demand for elocution lessons

Help

Elocution lessons are on the rise as graduates seek to improve their job prospects.

According to one provider, demand for classes has more than doubled since 2010.

Helen Hendrickson, an elocutionist based in Birmingham, told Radio 5 live Breakfast which were the 'worst' accents to have and how to get rid of them.

To hear other 5 live interviews, please visit the best bits page.

Breakfast broadcasts weekdays 06:00 to 09:00 on Radio 5 live.

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.