Lifestyle

Three Cheers for Three Years

The saying 'time flies' couldn't ring more true when it comes to my university experience. I literally blinked and it was over. Don't get me wrong, whenever I heard that from a family member or an older friend I had to force myself not to eye roll, yet here I am three years down the… Continue reading Three Cheers for Three Years

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Switch it up or Leave it Alone?

Coca Cola is making some pretty big changes to its brand this year, including the redesign of their traditional Diet Coke packaging and the introduction of an array of new 'weird and wonderful' flavours to partner this: Ginger Lime Fiesty Cherry Zesty Blood Orange Twisted Mango One I thing we can all agree on is… Continue reading Switch it up or Leave it Alone?

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Snapchat and the $1.3 billion Mistake

As far as in-app update mistakes go, Snapchat topped the tables this week with their completely resigned interface that came with no prior warning or option to update. I think it's safe to say, having the app myself and following social media comments, that there's not a person who favours this update to its previous… Continue reading Snapchat and the $1.3 billion Mistake

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KFC Demonstrates why Crisis Management is so Important

Unless you've been living under a rock, you'd have heard of KFC and their chicken (or rather lack of) problem this week. A chicken restaurant that runs out of chicken due to a supply issue doesn't exactly sound like a recipe for success now, does it? But what does a company do in this situation?… Continue reading KFC Demonstrates why Crisis Management is so Important

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LadBible – a Stellar Example of Business Growth Done Right

It started as a Facebook page and now turns over £££s, has its own 'headquarters' in Manchester and employs 120 staff members in just 5 years of operation - so, just how did LadBible go from Facebook commonplace to a highly profitable business? They are the perfect example of how to home in on your… Continue reading LadBible – a Stellar Example of Business Growth Done Right

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Tesco and the £4bn Equal Pay Crisis

Checking the news this morning saw something catch my eye - Tesco are heading to court surrounding a £4billion speculation regarding the underpaying of some women in their warehouses. Alongside the speculation, many shop workers have came forward contending they are doing the same, if not more work than those who work in the warehouse… Continue reading Tesco and the £4bn Equal Pay Crisis

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Royal Weddings – Are They Worth it from a PR Point of View?

So yesterday saw the engagement of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle and although many have expressed their congratulations towards the happy couple, as always, there are sceptics amongst the crowds. Royal weddings, although lovely, are often extortionately priced and this primarily comes out of tax payers money (allegedly) - leading one to question: are they… Continue reading Royal Weddings – Are They Worth it from a PR Point of View?

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#MyPRJob – My Top Tips for Securing PR Internships

You may or may not know (but I'm going to go with 'know' as I rarely stop talking about them) that I have completed a few PR Internships over the summer and have a few more on the way. They truly have been invaluable to me, and I would recommend to anybody studying PR that… Continue reading #MyPRJob – My Top Tips for Securing PR Internships

Lifestyle

Quick & Easy Pick-Me-Ups

Even the most easy-going of people have off days every now and again, that's how you know you're human. Off days don't, however, have to last for long and they certainly don't have to be as difficult as they may feel. There are many different ways to pick oneself up when not feeling 100%, and… Continue reading Quick & Easy Pick-Me-Ups