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It’s World Photography Day so what better time to view your professional image on your social media profiles than today?!
This is a task that shouldn’t be forgotten about. It’s so easy to think when you’ve set up your profiles, chosen your photograph and drafted your bio, that it’s complete. However, it is such a good idea to review and tweak it on a regular basis.read more
I must admit that I’ve never found it easy to read a business book. I often found them dry and uninspiring. Perhaps I’ve been reading the wrong books all these years?!!
Now that I’m a student on the TechPixies course different books are being recommended to me each week by the TechPixie founder Joy Foster. She encourages us to read books – she recommends ones that she has read and found inspirational. Joy runs the Joy Book Club where she interviews authors of great books.read more
Starting my PR career in a busy press office for Centrica my manager at the time cajoled me into CIPR membership. (He was the Chair of Yorkshire and Lincolnshire group at the time). I then spent a couple of years working in the Communications Team for Manchester Airport but due to a company restructuring I left to go freelance and have been an independent PR practitioner ever since.read more
Last week I had the honour of receiving a Silver award for Outstanding Independent Practitioner for the North West region at the CIPR Pride Awards 2017.
I must admit it took a lot of courage to put myself forward but delighted I did now! The reaction from others has been unbelievable and to be recognised for my work in this way has been confidence boosting to say the least.read more
I’m so excited to share the good news that one of my clients, who I submitted for the Oldham Business Person of the Year, won in his category last Friday night!read more
An annual fixture in my diary now is support a Careers/Options evening at my local high school but why do I go?read more