PR / ‘So, what do you do?’ ‘I work in Public Relations’ Or right, is that the same as advertising? ‘Eh, no’

When discussing my work with a stranger, the conversation usually goes like this:

‘So, what do you do?’  ‘I work in Public Relations’ Or right, is that the same as advertising?  ‘Eh, no’

Even now, after many years of telling friends and family about how my day was, I still get the question of, ‘Niamh, what exactly do you do all day?’

The answer is anything and everything. As anyone working in PR will know, no two days are ever the same, and this is why I love what I do. Sitting at your desk and writing a ‘to do’ list out for the day is sometimes a useless task, as you can end up spending the day doing everything that wasn’t on the list. No day can ever be planned.

This week we have had some extremely busy days in the TravelMedia.ie office. Here is how one of them panned out…