One year ago today I was just about to embark on an end of uni trip to Paris, celebrating getting 83% in my dissertation and finding out I'd landed my first post-grad job (thanks Timehop - my memory would be nothing without you). And it's true. A lot can happen in a year. I was inspired … Continue reading “A lot can happen in a year…”
The first instalment of my brand new blog series is here! I received an email from a Marketing & Events student this week, and she asked a question that I asked myself a lot throughout my time at university: “I am a second year Marketing & Events Management student. I was wondering if the experience … Continue reading THE PR Q&A: Experience over degree?
I cannot believe that this time 3 years ago I was just about to embark on my PR & Communication course at university. THREE YEARS? I feel like I’ve blinked and BAM here I am in my first official PR job, with a little freelance business on the side. So a huge hello to all … Continue reading 7 powerful bits of advice for new PR students
Helllo there!! Yes, it's been forever. I do apologise. Ever a girl with an excuse or 10 on her hands, here is mine: I was doing this... With a bit of this... And this... Also a bit of this (but not much, obvs) But mainly a LOT of this...(curse you Pina Coladas, I wholly blame … Continue reading Yes, I may have disappeared off the blogger-sphere temporarily. But I did graduate with a First and get a PR job in the meantime…
It's official - my reign as Britain's Best PR Student Blogger 2015 is over...but I couldn't see a better PR student (very nearly graduate!) than Arianne Williams to be this year's winner. I had a chat with her about her life as a PR student, her greatest achievements to date and her future as a … Continue reading PR Interview #12: Arianne Williams, Britain’s Best PR Student Blogger 2016
Well, it's certainly been a while since I last did a PR Interview hasn't it?! This one is particularly exciting to me, as Alisa went to my secondary school but moved to Thailand and not so long ago she cropped up on my Facebook timeline as a PR student in Bangkok! So I, of course, … Continue reading PR Interview #11: Alisa Mcdonald, PR Student in Bangkok
My uni days are over!!! I finished my degree on Wednesday 18th May, with an exam on PR Strategy in the morning and an afternoon of eating/drinking and celebrating... perfection! I won't go into the nostalgic, emotional, I'm going to miss everyone sooooo much side of things (check out my last post for some of … Continue reading Solent PR Class of 2016
In FIVE days time I will have finished uni forever!! I still remember sitting in my room in halls at 1am re-vamping my blog, which was then wonderfulworldxoxo.wordpress.com (WHY????), and turning it into a PR blog. I remember getting my first ever First for an assignment. I remember winning my first blogging competition...I remember winning … Continue reading The final push…reflecting on the last 3 years
It feels like yesterday I wrote my blog post about choosing a dissertation topic back in October, but here we are 7 months later and it's all handed in! I won't lie, I worked blooody hard on it and I would certainly say it's been the unit I've enjoyed the most this year. 10,000 words … Continue reading Dissertation…Done!
I loved doing the Christmas gift guide for PR practitioners, so I thought I'd write a post for Valentine's Day too. Maybe secretly so my boyfriend comes across it and buys me everything on the list...wishful thinking?! P.S, sorry PR guys out there, this one is focused on the girlies! Emergency Prosecco and Chocolate Kit … Continue reading The Valentine’s Day gift guide for the PR Girl in your life