A Life Without Numbers

There’s been some thoughts floating around the web these past few weeks about the idea of not showcasing our social media following and likes on our pages. Would it make people…

The Highs and Lows of My Placement Year

Full-time work. Moving to a new city. Living in a house with strangers. Starting a new job. Fear of the unknown. Landing my dream job in PR. Last June before moving…

#PlacementProfile: Ciara De Carteret | Marketing Assistant

Hello. Welcome to my newest blog series, documenting the thoughts of placement students as far and wide as I can. Each week (hopefully) I will have a profile of a current…

Do We Share Too Much Online?

Social media. One of my favourite topics to talk about, only I haven’t really voiced those opinions on here that much. I could probably write a book on my thoughts of…

What Makes an ‘Influencer’ an Influencer?

Did you know, there are people out there, self-employed, being paid thousands of pounds just for a post on Instagram? Being taken on all-expenses-paid trips around the world for money-can’t-buy experiences,…

Are You a Social Media Addict Like Me? Here Are 10 Signs …

‘Hi, I’m Orlagh and I’m addicted to social media.’ ‘HI, ORLAGH!’ It’s hard to grow up in this generation and not have an account on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, need I go…

10 Do’s and Don’ts of LinkedIn – What to do and …

LinkedIn may come under the hat of ‘social media’ as it is ‘social’ but that doesn’t mean we should use it like we use the rest of our social media accounts.…

#GirlBossMonday with Kristen Ruby

It’s that time of the week again: #GirlBossMonday! Kristen Ruby is the founder of Ruby Media Group, New York. Kristen is also a frequent on air TV contributor and speaks on social media, tech trends and crisis…

My Blogging Story: 7 Years Later

Last week, I received the amazing news that I had been shortlisted for Richard Bailey’s Best PR Blog of 2017 along with three other amazing student PR bloggers. For achieving a…

In PR, Experience is Everything

What I’ve come to realise after many applications for placements and from conducting my #GirlBossMonday posts, in the PR industry, experience is everything. Experience is no longer a way of impressing…