Recently┬áI had my first event. The first I had been involved in since being in PR. The first event I had played a huge part in organising (my Account Manager had been away which gave me more opportunities to pick up extra responsibility). daunting, nerve-wracking, stressful? Yes. Worth it? … How did it go? I actually think it went pretty well, and my Director seemed happy too! Great turn out, everyone seemed to really enjoy themselves and have a good time, and the presentation got just the reaction I’d hoped for from the room. What did I learn? – Be prepared – make a list of everything you need to do. Prepare goody bags in advance in case people don’t send the right number of…

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This week I have officially been in my role for 3 weeks. That’s 15days – I’m not counting the 2 weeks work experience back in October. I have already been in on a new business proposal meeting! Was it scary? Nerve-racking? Highly tense? Loads of pressure? – Ermm a little. When I started at the beginning of this month, my Director and my colleagues had already been to a meeting with a potential client to discuss pitching for new business. They were obviously briefed, and the research started to prepare for the proposal. In January, I became part of the team, meaning I took part in the research and helped with putting together the proposal document, coming up with ideas for the news calendar and…

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