How to tell stories that make a real difference

How to tell stories that make a real difference

TODAY, as the art of storytelling is being celebrated for World Storytelling Day, I can’t help but think where we would be without stories? They are such an integral part of what it means to be human and how we communicate with those around us. They entertain us,...
There’s nothing “free” about being freelance

There’s nothing “free” about being freelance

I got a bit cross when I read this recent article that had been flagged up to me by a health journalist colleague on LinkedIn. The piece told of Stacey MacNaught, a self-employed online marketing consultant with more than a decade of experience who revealed how she is...
Flexible working isn’t a second-class service

Flexible working isn’t a second-class service

I’ve wanted to be a journalist since I was 11 years old, playing make-believe with my Granny. I’m one of the lucky ones to have made it. A lot of hard work and determination and I was working on my first national newspaper – the Daily Mail – by the time I was 24. I...