I believe being organised is one of the best skills you can have in the working world. When we are organised, we think clearly and can channel our attention onto the finer details of the task. I always believe it is better to be in a position where you are organised enough to be pro-active at work, rather than working re-actively in a stressful and cluttered environment.
This month’s Birchbox theme is ‘feeling good’ and in honour of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Birchbox have teamed up with the charity ‘CoppaFeel’. ‘CoppaFeel’ aim to raise awareness of the early signs of breast cancer and encourage everyone to check their breasts regularly (yes, men included!). They’ve included a handy little sticker which is safe for the shower to help us all remember to check our wobbly bits!
‘Hit The Ground Running’ is released not long after the best-selling singer songwriter celebrated the 10 year anniversary of his debut album ‘Hand Built By Robots’. The celebration featured a visually spectacular play through of the album from Faulkner’s studio and home, really connecting with the audience that has stood strong beside him for the last decade.
Is anybody else suddenly shocked that we are in September?! Where has this year gone… However, one good thing is that another month means another Birchbox. This month’s box sees a collaboration between Birchbox and Oliver Bonas and the theme is ‘work hard, play hard and be kind’.
It’s that time of year again when everyone starts to think about heading off to University. Whether you are an eager fresher bursting with excitement, or an anxious second year struggling for ideas for your dissertation, I hope that this article helps in some way. Now that I am a graduate, having survived three years of university, I felt it was time to share some of the lessons I have learnt, the advice I was given and the tips and tricks I picked up along the way.
It’s something that has been said to me a lot recently and got me thinking. The phrase “you’re shy aren’t you?” I’ve been pretty shy for most of my life, which can make navigating the adult work pretty tricky. For me, simple tasks like answering the phone can feel like diffusing a bomb. Being introduced … Continue reading Shyness Is My New Superpower
I’m officially one week into being a ‘real adult’ and I’m so happy to tell you guys I’m having an amazing time. Don’t get me wrong, I’m permanently exhausted and working full-time is going to take a lot of adjusting to, but I’m seriously enjoying it. My first step onto my career path involves me … Continue reading My First Week In My New Job
Click here to get 50% off your first Birchbox and £5 off any product in the Birchbox Shop! Following the positive feedback I got for my last Birchbox review, I thought I would continue and review this month too! This month’s theme was ‘Mermaid Vibes’, which I absolutely adore as my favourite Disney princess is … Continue reading August Birchbox Review 2017
Positive thinking is a massive part of my personal well-being. I always find that if I am ‘thinking happy’, it really does improve my mood and lift my spirits. I’m not claiming to be any sort of agony aunt or life coach, but I like to think that these posts can help us all … Continue reading How To ‘Think Happy’
As you may know, I have recently finished university for good and have now moved back in with my parents. To begin with, it was really calming to be back and have time to myself as final year had been quite stressful for me, but now I am finding myself stuck in this ‘post university- … Continue reading Post-University Limbo: “So What’s Next?”