Opinion · PR · University

Public Relations – To study or not to study?

If you are about to finish school, or maybe even university like me, and you are following the developments of the PRCA and maybe this blog, it’s probably because you are considering a career in communications. One of the many beautiful things of the media and communications industry is the diversity of routes one can take… Continue reading Public Relations – To study or not to study?

Networking · Opinion · University

The value of experience

In Monday’s article in campaign magazine, Shortlist’s Ella Dolphin discusses the issues ShortList and Stylist face, but more importantly the value her broad experience brings to both of these publications – a similar conversation I have had with my hairdresser last week*. The gist of all of these conversations is usually a mildly depressing one for students: That… Continue reading The value of experience

Personal · University

Is Negotiation a Man’s Game? – Westminster Masterclass

On Thursday I attended a great event hosted by the Westminster Business School and presented by Natalie Reynolds, “Negotiate for Success or Is Negotiation a Man’s Game?” (Spoiler alert: This lecture was given by a female CEO of a negotiation consultancy advising the UN. Probably not.) With this came a book, a nice little networking… Continue reading Is Negotiation a Man’s Game? – Westminster Masterclass

Personal · University

Kickstarting my Graduation – Third Year, here I come!

Well that was one hell of a summer break. (And possibly my last one. Ever.) Not that I have been idle for the past six months, but working is not the same as studying, and I’ll be damned if I’ll let the excitement of starting school again be taken away from me: New academic year,… Continue reading Kickstarting my Graduation – Third Year, here I come!