#FridayFive: Five PR Predictions for 2019

We’re now four days into the New Year and I’m hoping this January doesn’t last a lifetime like last January did. My New Year goals don’t actually kick in until Monday the 7th as I’m still at home in Ireland and well, there’s still a lot of Diet Coke left…

2019: New Year, Same Me, New Goals

I usually can’t wait for January 1st to start the New Year with new goals and a clean slate. It kind of feels like anything that happened in 2018 is forgotten about and all sins and embarrassing moments can be erased from memory. But this year I’m feeling quite bleurgh…

#FridayFive: Five Highlights of 2018

We’re currently in that weird middle ground between Christmas and New Year’s where no one really knows what day it is, whether they should be in work or doing anything at all and struggling to remember the last time they ate a vegetable or anything remotely healthy. Well, I can…

#FridayFive: Five Ways to Overcome the ‘Embarrassment’ of Putting Yourself Out There

I don’t know what it is about where I come from, but there seems to be this mentality that anyone who uses a platform to express themselves is; vain, stuck-up or embarrassing. Why is it ’embarrassing’ to want to follow your passion? Why is it ‘showful’ to put videos of…

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…

How to Party Like A Pro in Liverpool

I didn’t think there could ever be a more suited collaboration on my blog than with Diet Coke, but ladies and gents, I have been proven wrong. You know how most humans are made up of 60% water? Well I’m 60% caffeine. So when Pro Plus asked me to become…

Stop the Press! Is the End in Sight for Print Publications?

Newspapers are widely known as ‘yesterday’s news’ and in a generation of having the news at our fingertips 24/7, why would we want to read about what happened yesterday? Millennials live such a fast-paced life that they want to know something the second it happens. Most young people have newspapers…

#FridayFive: Five Ways to Build a Personal Brand

Not too long ago, the term ‘brand’ used to relate to businesses. Nowadays, each of us as individuals, are our own brand. We put ourselves out there on the web, on social media and let everyone see who we really are; our interests, our friends, our daily lives and where…

The Lifespan of an Influencer

When I worked in Influencer Marketing during my placement year, I started to get a grasp of just how big the Influencer world is. I started to see the money that was invested in these Influencers, the work that they were doing with other brands and how they were able…

#FridayFive: Five Things I Miss About Living in London

I didn’t half time this post well as I’m currently sat in the very place itself! I wasn’t as excited when my alarm went off at 5am, I can assure you. It’s the first time I’ve been back in London since moving out in July so I’m extremely eager to…