Archive for December 21st, 2011

December 21, 2011

My Path Through the World of Journalism – Part 1

by poppycoxhead

This account may be of use to those looking to get into journalism, writing, marketing or anything of the creative variety (even if it’s to not make the mistakes I made!). It will be in two parts as it is quite long.

I went through university not really having a clue what my vocation was – I achieved average grades and made friends and went out drinking and all the usual stuff that people without a clue do. Then I went to America for four months to study abroad and started blogging about my experience. Hmm, I enjoyed writing it and people seemed to enjoy reading it. And thus my ambition was born: to be a writer of some sort.

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