Happy New Year! I am going to start this year with an overview of 2018, which was a year of big changes for me with new challenges. Finished one school and started another In February I graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Media and Communications. It was a HUGE step for me as my path … Continue reading 2018 is gone but not forgotten
Christmas is coming and my heart is mainly filled with joy. I have had my stepdad over for 6 days and as uni had broken up for Christmas when he arrived we strolled around town and did loads of “Christmassy” things. He left today and my baby brother (he’s not really a baby anymore as … Continue reading Feeling Powerless
Love for Books
My love of books started at a very young age. As much as I loved making up my own stories, I enjoyed reading books just as much. With my vivid imagination it was easy to get lost in the world of books and I would read almost anything that I came across. Once I finished … Continue reading Love for Books
Iceland what is going on? Is it time for another demonstration?
Since I have started my studies in the UK I have been meaning to follow English media. I am what one might call a media junky. However, the main media I follow is Icelandic media and throughout the day. I read through the main media sites and then open other sites if they appear on … Continue reading Iceland what is going on? Is it time for another demonstration?
Teachers: Real life influencers
With all the talk about influencers in the form of bloggers, famous people, Snapchatters, Instagrammers etc. it seems like the first influencers that we come across in our lives are left out. The word influencer doesn’t seem to be related to those people anymore as even though they had a big impact on our lives, … Continue reading Teachers: Real life influencers
Governed by fear or humour?
What happens when the general public gets fed up and thinks enough is enough? A lot of people never thought Trump would be elected and many people also thought Brexit would never go through. But it shows you should never say never. People were fed up with the situation and wanted a change. That’s what … Continue reading Governed by fear or humour?
Blogging: Investment? Diversion? Maybe both?
Why am I blogging? Why do I take the time and sit down each week and share the things I write on this platform? Well, I am studying Corporate Communications, Marketing and Public Relations and one of my teachers posted a thing on Facebook about a blog competition for PR students in the UK. I … Continue reading Blogging: Investment? Diversion? Maybe both?
“You are a storyteller!” These words came from someone I believe knows what they are talking about, just the other day. I had never looked at myself in that way. I have always loved words and to play with them. If they are nicely and cleverly put together they can entertain, they can bite and … Continue reading The Storyteller
You are enough!
I’m sitting in the dark in a big hall, loads of people around me and a young energetic girl on stage sharing her wisdom and being an inspiration to us all. I was there with my school mates but in that moment, I was alone, she was talking directly to me. Or at least that’s … Continue reading You are enough!
What is the worth of a good reputation?
“If I was a CEO I would never pay my PR practitioner less than my lawyer, I would pay him even more!” These words came from a friend of mine back in Iceland. She’s a law student, a mother and works as a team leader in a big production plant in Iceland. As many people … Continue reading What is the worth of a good reputation?