Why I love podcasts

Why I love podcasts

This is a conversation I had with my Granny recently, who was oblivious to what a podcast even is. For me podcasts are insightful, engaging and allow me to unwind whilst also learning valuable lessons. There’s also something about a podcast which feels more intimate than watching a YouTube video for instance. I find myself totally engrossed, that by the end I could be sat in the room where the conversation is taking place. For those reading who are unsure about the world of ‘podcasting’, I will discuss three important things I get out of a good podcast as we progress through this blog post. Continue reading “Why I love podcasts”

My work experience placement at Aira Digital

After recently spending two weeks shadowing the PR and Content team at Aira I truly feel I have learnt so much, both about myself and about the industry. I thought coming out of first year at Uni, studying BA Public Relations, into an intense 9-5 working environment might be slightly overwhelming, however as soon as I walked into Aira I was greeted with friendly faces. From executives, to strategists, to the Co-Founders, everyone at Aira treated me as part of the team and took time out of their day to meet with me and chat through their niche/specialist topics. Continue reading “My work experience placement at Aira Digital”

Three things I didn’t expect from my first year of Uni

Three things I didn’t expect from my first year of Uni

First of all, sorry for a lack of posts during May and June, life has been pretty crazy what with final assignments, exams and moving out of Uni halls. However, now I have three months of Summer ahead of me so can ensure I’ll be regularly posting.

I really wanted to write a blog post about how totally amazing first year of Uni has been (I know slightly gushy, but true!), however to make the post slightly less generic I thought I’d focus on the three things I didn’t expect to discover in year one of my University studies. Hopefully this might give those embarking on their Uni adventure in September a slightly different outlook into those unexpected twists and turns that Uni can throw at you – so here goes! Continue reading “Three things I didn’t expect from my first year of Uni”

Reflecting on my first term of Uni

Reflecting on my first term of Uni

After conquering my first term at University I feel it’s a good time to reflect on this big lifestyle change! On the whole, I would say Uni life has treated me very nicely so far, however I was totally unprepared for how overwhelming it can be at times. In this post I’ll discuss my 3 top tips on how to settle into your new life, as well as how to deal with things when they get a little tough. Obviously, these are personal to me, however I hope they can help fellow students too. Continue reading “Reflecting on my first term of Uni”