Being an introvert in PR
Student/PR

You don’t have to be Samantha Jones to work in PR

"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

Working in PR - PR & Lifestyle blog
Student/PR

Happy work-iversary to me: looking back at my first year in PR

Today is my work-iversary at Tecmark. 12 months ago to the date, I was a timid (and not afraid to admit it) final year student walking through the doors of Portland Street for the very first time. Not really knowing what to expect. One thing I didn’t expect and never could have comprehended though is… Continue reading Happy work-iversary to me: looking back at my first year in PR

Student/PR, Uncategorized

7 PR campaigns that i’m loving this year

If you've been following this blog for a while, you'll know that i'm a big fan of PR mishaps and mess-ups. Occasionally however, I do like to applaud the campaigns that I think have been delivered really well. Because, in a world of publicity blunders and brand slip ups, isn't it nice to talk about… Continue reading 7 PR campaigns that i’m loving this year

results day - pr and lifestyle blogger
Lifestyle

Everybody is a genius

I did great in my GCSEs, but my A-Levels? Not so much. And for a long time I let myself believe that my grades were vindictive of my intelligence and my abilities. Now, its GCSE results day today, and I couldn't let this day pass without saying something. Without expressing my own take on this occasion… Continue reading Everybody is a genius

pr and lifestyle blogger
Lifestyle, Uncategorized

So, what’s it really like writing a dissertation?

It seems like an age ago now since I was a third year student. (It was actually no longer than 3 months ago, but that's what working full time does to you!) Nevertheless, I can't seem to escape discussions surrounding dissertations and final year even now. Whether it be via tweets or questions from friends who… Continue reading So, what’s it really like writing a dissertation?

postgrad depression
Lifestyle

Postgrad depression is real – here’s how I combat it

The rumours are true, postgrad depression is all too real and doesn't it half stupefy you when you start working full time. The sudden realisation that, well, 'this is it' is profusely overwhelming when it finally does hit you. (Which it doesn't, for quite a long while by the way.) Since my last day of university… Continue reading Postgrad depression is real – here’s how I combat it

Meet the PR Blogger, Student/PR

Meet the PR Blogger – with Arianne Williams

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

Meet the PR Blogger, Student/PR

Meet the PR Blogger – with Marcel Klebba

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

My China Diary
My China Diary

My China Diary – Part One

你好! If you follow me on any form of social media, it'd have been hard for you to miss the fact that i've just come back from a 2 week summer school placement in no other than Shanghai, China. Before realising that every single second of my days would be filled with something or other to do,… Continue reading My China Diary – Part One

Lifestyle

The Art of Finishing University

Never before (in my whole, whole life) have I finished whatever I had been doing with my day - whether that be work or something else - and thought "oh I have nothing to do now." My me-time is often plagued with the thought that I should be revising or completing assignments. I mean, even in summer… Continue reading The Art of Finishing University