#FridayFive: Five Highlights of Final Year

Ah, another blog post about final year of university. Did you know I was in my final year? Ok, I might stop talking about it soon. Maybe. Maybe not. Still another two months before I graduate so I’m afraid you’ve got to put up with it until then. I had…

#FridayFive: Five Bits of Advice for Final Year Students

I finished university today. Forever. Four years of university education over with a two hour exam. The exam went pretty well, thanks for asking. Right this second? It doesn’t feel real. I feel like I should be doing work instead of writing blog posts like I always do. Isn’t there…

The UK’s Best PR Student Blogger 2019

A few weeks ago I was named the UK’s Best PR Student Blogger of 2019. You could say it was quite a way to top off my final year of university, but that wouldn’t cover it. I honestly can’t stress enough how life-changing this blog has been for me. And…

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…

Four Days in Amsterdam with LJMU

This time last week I was strolling around Amsterdam without a care in the world. No thoughts about my looming dissertation, assignments, exam or the other million worries I have about final year. I was taking in the sights of Dam Square, Vondelpark and every canal bridge that we could…

How to Budget Like A Pro at University

This post couldn’t come at a better time. I’ve just paid a hefty bill to HMRC for Income Tax owed for last year from being on the wrong tax code, received a rather large bill for last month’s electric – no more six hours of heating for me – and…

How to Prepare for Life After Graduation

You’d think after the numerous times of mentioning how stressed I am, that I’m on the verge of a nervous breakdown and constantly fretting about my future that I wouldn’t be the best person to write this post at this current point in time. But, before I lose you, I’ve…

Why I Chose Liverpool John Moores University

Making life-changing decisions are never easy. I always worry that I’m going to choose the wrong path, the wrong city, the wrong accommodation, the wrong job, all of it. I’m forever wishing I could time-travel to the future to see what decisions I should be making and especially to see…

Three Things My PR Degree Didn’t Teach Me

I’m now almost at the end of my PR degree at Liverpool John Moores University. Where on earth has that time gone? These may have been the quickest four years of my life as it feels like yesterday I was sat in my room in Grand Central student accommodation cursing…

Fear of the Unknown: What Happens After I Graduate?

You could say my whole life has been leading up to this moment. After 18 years in education, the day I don the cap and gown will be a momentous occasion. It marks the end to my lifetime in education. It also marks a new chapter in my life, or…