Kathryn Burn lost out in the final of The Apprentice last year

Glam Kathryn was a hit with fan

she's glad to have lost after landing deals without Lord Sugar's help.

The pyjama business owner, 30, from Swindon, says it was a “win-win” to get to the finals of The Apprentice

“I didn’t get the £250,000 investment but I still got as much airtime, which was incredible exposure.

It’s a highly sought-after prize - but according to last series' finalist Kathryn Burn, sometimes you’re better off coming second.