"Oh, you work in PR? You must be like, super loud then" "You can't be quiet and work in communications!" "If you're not confident, you're not going to make it" "But isn't your job just like, socialising?" "You're an introvert? You won't do well here..." I'm not usually one to succumb to the agg of… Continue reading You don’t have to be Samantha Jones to work in PR
After being a keen follower of the #PowerAndInfluence discussions, hosted by PR-superstar Ella Minty, for a while - I was so pleased when I was asked if I'd like to host one. Amongst some of the biggest names in the industry, it was a total honour to even be a part of these discussions, let alone a… Continue reading #PowerAndInfluence overview – PR and morals, where do you draw the line?
The Apprentice starts on the 3rd October and, though I've not typically religiously watched it in the past, I'm excited to delve into it. This year I'm devoted to watching it every night as I feel like I can learn a lot from it, oh and not to mention it's right up my street. It's… Continue reading How I’d play it if I was on The Apprentice
Not everybody has heard of PR and even those who have can sometimes have misconstrued impressions of it. Don't get me wrong, before randomly choosing it at uni, I myself had no idea what PR even stood for. Working in PR and some (very) common misconceptionsTelling somebody that you work in PR often returns a… Continue reading Spin-doctoring, free advertisement and other things that PR isn’t
Hello and welcome to my second instalment of my 'meet the PR blogger' series, this time including Arianne Williams. But, before I start, lets get down to the basics. What is the 'meet the PR blogger' series? This series has been put together by yours truly to delve in to the inner workings of the… Continue reading Meet the PR Blogger – with Arianne Williams
Hello and welcome to my first instalment of my 'meet the PR blogger' series, starting with no other than Marcel Klebba. But before I start, lets get down to the basics. What is the 'meet the PR blogger' series? This series has been put together by yours truly to delve in to the inner workings… Continue reading Meet the PR Blogger – with Marcel Klebba
Well, 2018 has been a good year for business so far, right? Wrong. The only way I could represent the business climate this year would be... The growing number of business' spiralling out of control this year started with Toys R Us announcing its to-be-expected closure. Shortly followed by Maplin. Since then, the trend of… Continue reading 2018 – A Year of Business Failures
Public Relations, one could argue has been around since the dawn of time. Ever since humans have been able to talk they’ve been able to persuade. But, when did we begin to make a business out of it, and where is it headed? So, what is Public Relations? First things first, what is PR? Defined by the… Continue reading Public Relations – Where Did it Come From & Where is it Headed?
Having worked in digital PR for a while, I've picked up quite a bit, especially in terms of SEO and SERPs etc. One of the most interesting things I found out about however was Domain Authority, a term i'd not heard of before working but could have done with knowing about as a blogger. So,… Continue reading How to Improve your Domain Authority
I've been meaning to write this post for a while now to get some advice out to my fellow PR students since I almost no longer fall under that category. (Scary!) My education journey is nearing closure and I'm now ready to get myself out there in the world of PR. Yet 3 years ago… Continue reading How to Ace your PR Course