As a student (or anybody really) you're often under immense pressures to 'do good'. And, speaking from personal experience, if moving away from home to a new city, the homelessness crisis may come of a shock to you in particular. The guilt you feel when somebody approaches you for money but you don't want to… Continue reading 5 ways to be generous, even when you can’t afford to be
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?
I couldn't not talk about this. It caught my eye in the news this week that a scheme in Oxford called Greater Change is trialling 'homeless QR codes in London'. It works by giving a homeless person a barcode which they should wear around their necks on a lanyard. Then, the 'ever-so-busy' passer by can… Continue reading Scanning homeless people – has the world gone completely mad?
Since moving to Liverpool 2 and a bit years ago, i've fell in love with the city and the people who inhabit it; the only thing that isn't so great is the heartbreaking number of rough sleepers, especially at night. The good news however, is that since living here i've also noticed a fair few… Continue reading How Liverpool helps the Homeless
So last month was World Kindness Day and since I have been thinking about things that can be done to make the world a better place. No kidding, you can't change the world on your own - but you can certainly take steps towards becoming a more well rounded individual and someone who can put… Continue reading Simple Steps to Making the World a Better Place