20 Things I’ve Learnt In 20 Years

On Monday of this week I turned 20 years old. 20!! I am officially no longer a teenager. It may not be a milestone to many, but to me, entering my twenties is a big thing. I’m no longer a teenager but I’m not really an adult… yet. There’s something about…

#GirlBossMonday with Emma Kelly

It’s that time of the week again: #GirlBossMonday! Emma Kelly is the founder and Managing Director of Elevate PR, Dublin; a creative PR and social media agency with a strong digital focus. The PR agency specialises in lifestyle, consumer, retail, luxury and digital PR. Just by looking at Elevate’s website and social media pages, I can tell that…

Why You Should Blog For Your Future

Do you have a blog? If you don’t, I bet you know someone that does. A blog is a great way to grab an employer’s attention and to make yourself stand out amongst other candidates. When I went for placement interviews, most recruiters wanted to know about my blog more than…

#GirlBossMonday with Natasha Hatherall

It’s that time of the week again: #GirlBossMonday! Natasha Hatherall is the founder of TishTash PR. Originally from here in the UK, Tash made the move to Dubai 7 years ago and now has her own agency with 12 staff in the Middle East with many successes and major clients under her belt. This is one of…

Woodlands Beauty Clinic, Baltic Triangle

Last week, I was invited to Woodlands Beauty Clinic’s new store on Jamaica Street for an eyebrow treatment and LVL lashes.   Woodlands have just opened their third clinic in the Baltic Triangle area – which, in case you didn’t know, was just voted one of the coolest places to live…

Big Fish vs Small Fish – Who Would You Rather Be?

I was absentmindedly scrolling through my Twitter feed last week and read a comment that at the time didn’t strike a chord with me. But over the next few days I couldn’t get the comment out of my head. The comment was in relation to the PR industry and I…

International Women’s Day 2017

As the theme of my blog is very #GirlBoss orientated, I couldn’t let International Women’s Day go by without talking about it. After all, women are the future. I was contemplating writing a post about the Northern Ireland Assembly election that took place last week, but I think if I…

#GirlBossMonday with Jane Woodhead

It’s that time of the week again: #GirlBossMonday! Jane Woodhead is the UK Consumer PR Director of Influential PR and Marketing here in Liverpool, where I spent a week’s work experience in November of last year. It was a brilliant and insightful experience to see Jane and her team at work and to get a firm…

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 the employer, but now seems to be a basic requirement for any job in PR. But how can I…

#GirlBossMonday with Laura Gimbert

It’s that time of the week again: #GirlBossMonday! Laura Gimbert is the founder of Laura Gimbert PR in Los Angeles, which focuses on individual services such as branding, social media, business development, media coverage, influencer reach and more. Laura stresses the importance of interning and having experience to enable entry into the PR world. Make…