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The story of my career would be incomplete without PressPad, who gave me this priceless opportunity to showcase my talent. I explored London, met my role models Lyse Doucet and Stephen Sucker, reported to millions of audiences in Africa, and ultimately signed a freelance contract with the BBC.
Our Founder Olivia Crellin called in to Ian Dale's Business Hour on LBC radio. The discussion was around entrepreneurs under the age of 30 and what challenges they face.
If you have been following us on social media, you will know that we were lucky enough to be selected for Pitch@Palace, an initiative run by The Duke of York.
We worked closely with the Worldwide Association for Women Journalists and Writers (AMMPE) to offer bursaries for their XXIII Congress in London Nov 6-9th, 2018.
PressPad's Olivia Crellin and Laura Garcia spoke to former intern Imogen Bole on her Surrey radio show. They were joined by a couple of young journos worried about the cost of taking up unpaid work experience.