Leigh Campbell: My career footnotes

Leigh Campbell is Cosomopolitan Australia’s Beauty Editor and I had the pleasure of briefly meeting her while I was doing work experience at the magazine back in 2012. Leigh was delighted when I bought in homemade baklava for the office as a thank-you gift…. Continue Reading

Journalism 101: Getting started in journalism

I reguarly share content from upstart and this post is no different. This video featuring three journalism graduates will give students an insight into the real world of being in a newsroom. It also happens to feature my partner, Matthew Dixon, who shares his… Continue Reading

News Corp Victoria multimedia traineeship

Want to be a journalist? News Corp Victoria is offering up to four journalists the opportunity to undertake a paid, 12-month multimedia traineeship across its newspapers. Successful applicants will commence in February 2015 and work across The Geelong Advertiser, Herald Sun, The Weekly Times… Continue Reading

Richmond FC communications internship

Richmond FC is offering media and journalism students the chance to intern with the club’s VFL program in 2015. The role is voluntary, running over the course of the VFL season from April to September. The successful candidate will have video and text production… Continue Reading

Breaking into the sports world

This week my former colleague and friend, Gen Simmons, shares her journey through university, internships and finally landing a full-time job in sports communications. Persistence and her love of sports has ultimately lead Gen to great success early in her career. My Interning Life… Continue Reading