The Impact of Coronavirus for a J1 Trainee in NYC

I hadn’t really planned on talking about the Coronavirus on my blog as we see and hear enough about it on our social media feeds and on the news. But it’s hard not to talk about it when it’s affecting every single one of us on this planet. In most…

New Job, New Sector, New Me

On Monday of this week, I started my new job in New York. I am continuing to work in Influencer Marketing, which at the moment, is the career path that I want to continue to follow. (Bare in mind I am still only 22, so this is very likely to…

Start Spreading the News…

…I’m leaving in a few days!! My visa has been approved, my one-way ticket booked and all that’s waiting is for me to pack my two suitcases and be on my way to the city that never sleeps… I’M MOVING STATESIDE TO LIVE AND WORK IN NEW YORK CITY!! I’ve…

And Today Matthew, I’m Going to be… a Graduate

That was the caption I was going to go for on my Instagram but I thought it might go over the majority of my followers’ heads because Stars In Their Eyes was a little bit before their time. The caption that I did go for? ‘Ats us graduated nai,’ which…

Saying Goodbye to Internal Communications and Birkenhead

Last week, I finished my internal communications job in Birkenhead… for the second time. Definitely an end of an era as I’ve been working here since my second year of university, left for a year when I was in London and was welcomed back when I returned to Liverpool for…

University of Greenwich Talk: My Tips for Student Bloggers

Just yesterday, I gave my first ever university talk at a different university to my own. I was invited down to the University of Greenwich to give a talk to PR students about my journey and my blog. I was pleasantly surprised and quite shocked to get the email as…

Is It Such A Bad Thing to Be A ‘PR Girl’?

Sometimes I cringe when I see a #PRGirl post or even an account solely dedicated to the term on Instagram. Are we belittling ourselves by using that term? Do we want to be seen as everything cliché that comes along with that label? Personally, I’m not going to take serious…

#PlacementYear: Month Twelve

Guys. I’m into the last few weeks of my placement. The last few weeks!!! My replacement starts on Monday but it feels like yesterday that it was my first day and I was learning everything from Charlotte. Well, trying to learn everything but feeling so overwhelmed that there was too much to…

#PlacementYear: Month Eleven

I have seven weeks left of placement. Two months to go. Can someone hurry up and invent a time machine so I can go back eleven months and re-live it all over again?? The month of May has been quite a stressful one. With Student Finance sending reminder texts every…

#PlacementYear: Month Ten

The double digit months are finally here! Where have the past nine months gone? (Let’s pretend that it’s the fourth of May and not the fourth of June as this is my April round-up). I’ll be posting my May round-up next week or at the end of this week to…