A Road Trip to Upstate New York and Princeton University

Over the Memorial weekend bank holiday, I took the Friday as a holiday from work, giving myself a four-day weekend. It was my first day off since I went to Nashville in February. Due to the coronavirus and working from home situation, it’s not really the best time to be…

#FridayFive: Five Things to Consider When Starting A New Job

I’ve had quite a few first days on the job with my past internships, jobs and placements. The first day is always the worst, most nerve-wrecking and awkward of them all, but I always think, once the first week is over, I’ll start settling in and by month three I…

When Will We Finally Be Fully Inclusive?

It seems to be a slow process, but little by little, brands are beginning to introduce more range to their colour options to promote diversity and inclusion among their consumers. It was only a few months ago that Tesco introduced different skin-tone plasters. I didn’t even know this was not…

Remember When You Wanted What You Currently Have?

I remember seeing this quote on Kaelin Fox’s Instagram and it immediately struck a chord with me. I kept going back to the quote and re-reading it. Just recently, I wrote one of my daily emails about the quote and how I’m trying to get back into that frame of…

#FridayFive: Five Places to Eat in Hoboken

I’ve had this blog post planned for a while as I love to go to Hoboken for good food. It’s only a ten minute walk from where we live in Newport, but there are so many restaurants and eateries lining Washington Street and hidden in the streets behind. Related: Five…

Where Did the Virtual Influencers Go?

It was around this time last year when I first learnt of virtual influencers. I was in the midst of writing my dissertation (those three weeks went by quite quickly) and came across the term while researching influencer marketing trends. Related: How I Wrote My Dissertation In Three Weeks I…

What My Morning Routine Looks Like Now

It was only a matter of months ago that I was snoozing my alarm for 45 minutes before rolling out of bed at 8.15am, running to catch a PATH train that would get me into the World Trade Center for 9am. It was only a matter of months ago that…

#FridayFive: Five Books I’ve Just Read | Chapter Seven

Welcome to the seventh edition of my book reviews. You can find the previous 30 book reviews I have written right here. I’m well on my way to completing the second challenge I’ve set myself for the year. The 12 books in 12 months challenge was completed at the beginning…

Mindset Books: Why We Need Them and How They Can Improve Your …

This post originally appeared on lidpublishing.com where I was a guest contributor. You can view the original piece here. Mindset. A topic I love to talk about and could go on talking about for hours. Personally, I consider mindset to be the most important aspect of who we are as…

Coronavirus: But Make it Fashionable and Profitable

Now that we’re eight or nine weeks into lockdown – who’s counting anymore? – it seems we’ve become accustomed to a new way of life. Only a mere number of days ago we would have been offended by fashion brands and sports brands selling masks for profit, instead of giving…