Good luck, and don’t f*ck it up! PR lessons from RuPaul’s Drag Race

Good luck, and don’t f*ck it up! PR lessons from RuPaul’s Drag Race

PR professionals start your engines and let the best networker win!

As RuPauls Drag Race is coming to the UK via BBC Three this year I thought it was time to highlight the top 10 PR lessons from this top US show.

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The Lush cream that’s a total dream for eczema

The Lush cream that’s a total dream for eczema

Hot weather, cold weather, snow, never ending rain and a miniature spring heat wave.

My skin has taken an absolute beating over the past few weeks from the roller coaster British weather.

The ups and downs have brought my eczema, which was under control, back and more aggressive than before.

However, it’s not all bad, I’ve got a little trick up I sleeve this year.

Want to know what’s brought it back under control?

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The #StartingOut Series – Ella Minty

The #StartingOut Series – Ella Minty

PR powerhouse Ella Minty is sharp, smart and savvy, and she’s the one you’d want on your team if things go pear-shaped.

Ella has almost 20 years experience in various public relations roles and currently works as a management consultant, specialising in risk and reputation management.

If you’re starting out in public relations, Ella is exactly the sort of practitioner you should be following. She’s engaging on social media and regularly blogs about relevant and interesting topics.

Reading her comments and advice on PR issues will give you valuable insight into the industry. It will also give you a good steer on how to deal with certain situations you’re likely to come across in your career.

In this interview for The #StartingOut Series find out why Ella won’t let gender be a challenge to her in PR and why she’s all about admiration not inspiration.

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The #StartingOut Series – Vlogger Brogan Tate

The #StartingOut Series – Vlogger Brogan Tate
The second person to be interviewed for The #StartingOut Series is award winning blogger, vlogger and influencer Brogan who runs Brogan Tate.
Here she shares her top tips for PR professionals and bloggers #StartingOut in the industry.

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The #StartingOut Series – Laura Downton from Lee Peck Media

The #StartingOut Series – Laura Downton from Lee Peck Media

The first person to be interviewed for The #StartingOut Series is Laura Downton, a PR Director at Lee Peck Media.

She’s my amazing colleague who absolutely slays at PR. Find out what wise words she has to share with people starting out in public relations. Continue reading “The #StartingOut Series – Laura Downton from Lee Peck Media”

Get picture perfect with photo tips from Jessops

Get picture perfect with photo tips from Jessops

In the first of my photography posts I wrote about how to capture views, landscapes and landmarks with advice from Jessops.

This is the second half of the blog post offering more general photography advice to set you on the path to taking better photographs. If you want to improve your photography this advice is a great starting point. Continue reading “Get picture perfect with photo tips from Jessops”

Capture the view with photography tips from Jessops

Capture the view with photography tips from Jessops

Looking for some photography tips and tricks? Here’s some cracking advice on how to capture views and landmarks from the new Jessops store in Southampton. There’s also some helpful guidance from me!

This post is one of two that’s jam packed with valuable photography advice from photography experts at the high street giant.

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The #StartingOut Series

The #StartingOut Series

If you’re starting out in public relations then you might want to check out my new blog feature, The #StartingOut Series.

It’s going to be interviews with top industry practitioners and helpful tips, tricks and advice to help you get your PR career going or develop it further. Continue reading “The #StartingOut Series”