Opinion

The Trials & Tribulations Of ‘PR-Ing’ Yourself

It's said often that the PR industry has a PR problem, and I think that extends to the people who work in PR too. Only today I was talking to my colleagues about 'PR-ing' yourself. Hyping yourself up and shouting about your successes is really not easy, especially if you're naturally introverted. But I do… Continue reading The Trials & Tribulations Of ‘PR-Ing’ Yourself

Opinion, Student/PR

Major McFail: McDonalds ‘Vegan’ Dippers

We're just three days into the new year and there's already been a bit of a marketing cock-up by none other than McDonald's. A brand that I was only talking about a few days ago due to the impressive efforts of arguably it's biggest competitor. From being undermined by Burger King, to being outdone by… Continue reading Major McFail: McDonalds ‘Vegan’ Dippers

Student/PR

You Don’t Have To Be Samantha Jones To Work In PR

"Oh, you work in PR? You must be like, super loud then" "You can't be quiet and work in communications!" "If you're not confident, you're not going to make it"  "But isn't your job just like, socialising?" "You're an introvert? You won't do well here..." I'm not usually one to succumb to the agg of… Continue reading You Don’t Have To Be Samantha Jones To Work In PR

Student/PR

My #PowerAndInfluence Discussion Overview – PR & Morals

After being a keen follower of the #PowerAndInfluence discussions, hosted by PR-superstar Ella Minty, for a while - I was so pleased when I was asked if I'd like to host one. Amongst some of the biggest names in the industry, it was a total honour to even be a part of these discussions, let alone a… Continue reading My #PowerAndInfluence Discussion Overview – PR & Morals

Student/PR

Looking Back On My First PR Work-Iversary

Today is my work-iversary at Tecmark. 12 months ago to the date, I was a timid (and not afraid to admit it) final year student walking through the doors of Portland Street for the very first time. Not really knowing what to expect. One thing I didn’t expect and never could have comprehended though is… Continue reading Looking Back On My First PR Work-Iversary

Meet the PR Blogger

Meet PR Blogger Helen Deverell

Hello and welcome to my eleventh interview of my ‘meet the PR blogger’ series. I'm almost finished with this series, so if there's any PR bloggers reading this that would be interested in getting involved - please drop me a message! Keep your eyes out for new additions for the next few weeks though. This time round, my… Continue reading Meet PR Blogger Helen Deverell

Meet the PR Blogger

Meet PR Blogger Paul Sutton

Hello and welcome to my tenth interview of my ‘meet the PR blogger’ series. I’m slowly but surely working my way through the masses of wonderful PR bloggers that i’ve interviewed – so keep your eyes out every week for new additions. I'm almost finished, so if there's any PR bloggers reading this that would be interested… Continue reading Meet PR Blogger Paul Sutton

Meet the PR Blogger

Meet PR Blogger Laura Sutherland

Hello and welcome to my ninth interview of my ‘meet the PR blogger’ series. I didn't think this series would still be running over 2 months since I put the feelers out, but here we are! This just goes to show the amount of incredible names within this industry and just how willing they are to help… Continue reading Meet PR Blogger Laura Sutherland

Meet the PR Blogger

Meet PR Blogger Amanda Coleman

Hello and welcome to my eighth interview of my ‘meet the PR blogger’ series. I’m slowly but surely (and am almost finished with) working my way through the masses of wonderful PR bloggers that i’ve interviewed – so keep your eyes out every week for new additions. This time round, my ‘PR blogger’ is the lovely Amanda… Continue reading Meet PR Blogger Amanda Coleman

Meet the PR Blogger, Student/PR

Meet PR Blogger Ella Minty

Hello and welcome to my fifth(!) interview of my ‘meet the PR blogger’ series. This time with the PR brain behind the weekly #PowerAndInfluence chat and the prolific PR blogger too - Ella Minty. But (as always), before I start, lets get down to the basics. What is the ‘meet the PR blogger’ series? This… Continue reading Meet PR Blogger Ella Minty