Game of Thrones is arguably the most popular TV show in the world, with more than ten million viewers tuning into the season seven finale. However, it’s more than just a TV show – there are some important PR lessons we can learn from our beloved GOT characters in the world of Westeros. 1. … More 6 PR lessons from Season 7 ‘Game of Thrones’
Young men are less likely to report mental health symptoms to their doctor, or even friends and families, according to specialists. … More Young men ‘less likely’ to report symptoms of mental health
Experts have linked ‘selfie culture’ with rising statistics for anxiety and depression. But how far is this true? … More Is ‘selfie culture’ damaging to young mental health?
Starting your first post-graduate job is a huge stepping stone. Find out about my first day at my post graduate job. … More Starting my PR career
After studying Multimedia Journalism for almost three years at Southampton Solent, a career as a journalist no longer seems like a perfect fit for me. This has led me to where I am now – sitting in the office of Briscoe French, looking back at my work experience this week. With my graduation fast approaching … More Taking my first steps in PR
All of yesterday the media was bursting the news that a new law has been passed which means drivers caught using their phone at the wheel could receive up to six points on their license, a £200 fine and whose who have only been driving for two years could have their license revoked. Despite the … More Are young drivers being unfairly targeted in new mobile phone crackdown?
On Monday the new volunteer, Florian, joined my class, so I was no longer the sole teacher! I had got used to teaching in my own way so it was a little weird at first, but it was good to have extra help. Especially considering he speaks fluent French – which clearly I do not. … More Back to teaching..
I had the most amazing weekend, it’s so surreal considering the people I’m with I barely know. On Friday morning a new volunteer had arrived and so she joined us for breakfast. We clicked instantly as she is a similar age to me, 24. Her name is Laura and she’s from Australia. She’s a really … More My weekend travels…
Tuesday night we had a power cut. And it kind of scared the life out of me. Because even though it happened at 6:30 in the evening, it’s pitch black! Luckily I came prepared so I grabbed the torch on my bedside table and I was fine. When my light went out I mistook it … More Feeling unwell abroad…
Today’s lesson was quite hard and I did struggle. On days like today I do start to feel a bit homesick. Me and Fidi went to the other school (EPP2), which is about ten minutes away. And all of the students were in one class, as I was the only volunteer that day (the two … More Difficult lessons..