#PlacementYear: Month Five

Month five. Month FIVE. How am I almost halfway through this placement year?! On the bright side, they haven’t started looking for my replacement yet, so maybe this means I can stay???? Ugh, I wish. November was quite a short month at work as I spent a week in the Canary Islands…

American Beauty Brand Glossier Has Landed in the UK

‘What was life before Glossier?’ is a question you will find yourself asking now that the American cult beauty brand has finally landed in the UK today. Created by the amazing 32 year-old Emily Weiss, the Glossier brand sees revenues rising 600% year-on-year – Girl Boss? Damn right. Minimalism When it…

I Want to Smell F*****g Fabulous (thanks to Tom Ford)

There’s been a lot of jaw-dropping fragrance advert campaigns in the past, with a lot of steamy scenes to demonstrate how the art of attraction and seduction can sometimes come from the nostrils but never has my jaw-dropped due to the name of a fragrance like it did when I…

#GirlBossMonday with Melissa Davis

It’s that time of the week again: #GirlBossMonday! This week I’m publishing my first London edition of #GirlBossMonday! I moved down to the Big Smoke last week and today I’m starting a week’s interning at London Fashion Agency, owned by my first ever #GBM, Rosie Davies! Keep a look-out on my…

#GirlBossMonday with Noreen Heron

It’s that time of the week again: #GirlBossMonday! Noreen Heron is the President and Founder of Heron Agency, Chicago. With Irish blood in her veins, Noreen runs a strong team of female PR ladies in Chicago, USA. With many years of experience in the industry, Noreen specialises in the theatre, restaurant and hotel sectors, serving…

Has a Book Ever Changed Your Life? This One Changed Mine

Have any of you ever read a book that changed your thoughts on the world? Made you question everything? Has a book ever changed who you are as a person? I’m very into self-help books at the minute, influential books that will inspire me to be the best version of…

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 spot in the top four, Richard suggested that we tell our story of why we blog. A few weeks…

#GirlBossMonday with Alyssa Baker

It’s that time of the week again: #GirlBossMonday! Alyssa Baker is the founder and President of the RIOT Media Group, Los Angeles; a results driven agency that believes in seeing a return on investment. In the interview below, Alyssa talks of how important networking is in the PR industry and in order to follow your career dreams, you…

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…

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…