Diversity is more than meets the eye

By Tina Lee, editor-in-chief of Unbias the News: Why Diversity Matters for Journalism (2019) When you think of diversity, do you think about race, gender and class? When my organization …

Reem Makari at PinkNews

June was probably one of the most frustrating months of my life. I spent every single day scrolling through LinkedIn, Indeed, emailing editors and trying to apply for any job …

Welcome to #DiversifyTheMedia!

By Nicola Slawson, Campaigns Manager Today is a really exciting day for PressPad as we have finally launched our crowdfunder. For me, personally, it means I can finally share what …

Do I belong in the journalism industry?

This is PressPad’s very first Ambassador post! PressPad Ambassadors are young journalists who provide real-time, tried-and-tested advice and mentoring on how to break into the media. Our Ambassadors come from …

Alastair Lockhart at BBC HARDTalk

Being accepted onto a BBC internship presented me with an exhilarating and exciting prospect – but also a daunting one. I knew that I had the drive and passion to …

If you can’t see it, you can’t be it!

by Olivia Crellin, PressPad Founder This week we officially launched our ambassadors’ programme. Here’s why – Mentoring – good, useful mentoring – is at the core of everything we do …