As a journalism graduate, I have had a number of work experiences to enhance my skills as an aspiring writer.
In July 2010 I underwent a two week’s work placement at my local newspaper, the Newark Advertiser. During this time I wrote news copy in the office, set up interviews over the phone, and went out with a photographer reporting on local stories. All of the articles that I wrote were published in the paper over a series of three weeks. You can read all of these articles here:
In May 2011 I underwent a two week’s work placement at Stranger Collective, a copywriting agency based in Penryn, Cornwall. During this experience, I spent time in the office researching and writing my own stories, writing reviews, editing copy, transcribing interviews, and carrying out competitor research.
I worked with some really exciting clients during this time, including:
You can read all of the articles that I wrote/had published during this time here: