Week 1 – worth it or not?

Work experience is one of those terms that many people will associate with endless hours stood at a photocopier or a kettle, doing menial tasks for everyone around you and watching from the sidelines. It’s one of those things that is so daunting, but a great way to get an insight into a company or industry. For the next week and a half, I will be spending time at Frank PR, a top London agency in Camden Town, London. So week 1, how was it?! First things first, we have to remember that I am a student who has only…

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The inevitable question – what is PR and why?

I may have been at university for a whole academic year now, but there’s still two questions that I am always asked: ‘What is PR?’ and ‘Why did you choose to study it?’ If I am going to be honest with you all, I’m not too sure why I chose Public Relations! For years when I was younger, I had always wanted to be a teacher, then it was a graphic designer, next a web designer and now it’s PR. So I guess I have always wanted to do something relatively creative. I discovered an interest for the media when I started a Media Studies…

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Post no.1

Hey guys! So….I’ve finally decided to start a blog. I’ve been debating starting one for a while, but the whole idea of sharing my thoughts, feelings, and life with the entire world seemed a little too much. However, I want a career in the PR industry, and blogging is something that will (hopefully!) help my chances of getting there, whilst allowing to do so in a way  which means that I can write about what interests me. Though, this whole ‘blogging scene’ is still pretty new to me so you will have to bear with me for the first few posts! So I…

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